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Overview of US Immigration Relief for Ukrainian Nationals 2022

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The sight of Ukrainians seeking safety and refuge highlights the news and social media daily. If you were wondering how you could help or what the process is for Ukrainians to find shelter in the United States, this program is for you.

This course will include remarks by prominent leaders in the bar and the Ukrainian community who will provide insight to the immediate needs and importance of this topic. Expert immigration panelists will then share their knowledge on the types of potential relief available, how to apply for them, what is happening at the border and pro bono efforts available. We hope you will join us for this important topic.

Program Schedule

Introduction by President Wilkinson

Introduction of Panelists and Topics

Discussion of Community and National Efforts to Assist Ukraine

Comments by Iryna Mazur, Esq., Honorary Consul of Ukraine in Philadelphia, regarding Legal and Other Needs of Community

Discussion of Potential Relief Available to Ukrainians Who Are in the US
Overview of Asylum and Refugee Status and the Lautenberg Amendment

Discussion of Potential Relief Available to Ukrainians Who are in the US
Employment and Family Based Options

Discussion of Potential Relief Available to Ukrainians Who are in the US
Temporary Protected Status (TPS) - Characteristics, Eligibility Requirements, Application Process, Timing, How to Issue Spot, and How to Complete the Application

Humanitarian Parole and the Situation at the Mexican Border - The Reality

Pro Bono Efforts

Closing Remarks by Roman Petyk, Esq. on behalf of the Philadelphia Ukrainian Legal Community

Wrap Up

This PBI CLE program is proudly cosponsored by the PBA's Immigration Law Committee.

Recorded in April 2022.

Practice Areas


Judith A. Bernstein-Baker MSW, Esq. Immigration Law Options, LLC
Mark D. Harley Esq. Fox Rothschild LLP (Pgh)
Wendy Castor Hess Esq. Landau, Hess, Simon, Choi & Doebley
Jacqueline B. Martinez Esq. JBM Legal LLC
Iryna Mazur Esq. Mazur Law Firm, PC
Theodore J. Murphy Esq. Murphy Law Firm, PC
Roman Petyk Esq.
Ms. Christina Gill Tershakovec Esq. Burns White LLC (Phila)
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