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AILA Conferences

AILA conferences deliver expert speakers, peer-to-peer learning, opportunities to earn CLE credits, access to exhibitors offering products and services to make your practice more efficient and profitable, and lively networking events.

Experienced immigration attorneys, new practitioners, law students, immigration paralegals, and government attorneys gather at AILA conferences for unrivaled educational programming, peer-reviewed conference handbooks, and meaningful opportunities to connect with colleagues and exhibitors.

Regardless of your experience level or whether you’re an AILA member, AILA offers exceptional educational and networking events for all immigration law professionals.  

Upcoming Conferences

2024 Investors and Entrepreneurs Conference and Webcast
2024 Investors and Entrepreneurs Conference and Webcast
Interested in taking a deep dive into immigration options for entrepreneurs and investors? Join us in New Orleans on February 19–20, 2024.
2024 AILA Spring CLE Conference and Webcast
Gain insights from AILA's agency liaison committees and the agency officials themselves at our Spring Conference in Washington, D.C., on March 21–22. Save the date—more info coming soon!
2024 AILA Annual Conference and Webcast
This summer, from June 12 to 15, thousands of immigration attorneys, law professors, paralegals, law students, exhibitors, and special guests will converge in the iconic city of Chicago for four days of unrivaled education, innovation, and networking. Will you be there?
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2024 AILA Paralegals Conference and Webcast
Save the date: August 5-6, 2024, in Las Vegas, NV. More details coming!
2024 AILA Fall CLE Conference and Webcast
Save the date: September 27, 2024, in Dallas, TX. More details coming soon!
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37th Annual AILA CA Chapters Conference and Webcast
Save the date: November 7-9, 2024, in Monterey, CA. More details coming soon!
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23rd Annual AILA NY Chapter Immigration Law Symposium
Save the date: December 16, 2024, in New York City. More details coming soon!
“I was blown away by the conference ... I came back with not only new friendships, but new knowledge I can implement this week in my law firm.”
Laura Báez Torres
AILA member and first-time Annual Conference attendee

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