Legal Writing

Webinar Details

The ABA Children’s Immigration Law Academy (CILA) and the National Immigration Litigation Alliance (NILA) invite you view this hour-long webinar for immigration practitioners focused on improving your legal writing skills.

The Legal Writing webinar aims to provide an overview of the “to dos” and “not to dos” in legal writing. It addresses how to persuasively frame arguments, the facts, and the proceedings below, as well as how to effectively respond to the government’s arguments. It also covers specific writing tips, citations, and common Bluebook mistakes. Finally, it provides tips for and staying organized during the writing process.


Recorded Date

December 29, 2020


  • Trina Realmuto, Executive Director, National Immigration Litigation Alliance (NILA)
  • Mary Kenney, Deputy Director, NILA
  • Tiffany Lieu, Staff Attorney, NILA