For easy access to your 2017-2018 membership benefits, download a detailed summary, NIPNLG's Member Benefits Information Sheet.
Your membership includes the following:
As a member, you are entitled to receive technical assistance from one of our legal experts listed below. Technical assistance requests are answered as quickly as possible, although during especially busy periods, additional time may be required.
The National Immigration Project moderates several immigration related listservs. The listservs provide a dynamic forum for our members to share facts, discuss important cases, post legal questions, and receive up-to-date information.
Join and receive discounts on registration for legal seminars and events. Members are eligible for discounts on all NIPNLG Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars, offered nationwide, on Kurzban’s Immigration Law Sourcebook, and on other NIPNLG publications, including Dan Kesselbrenner and Lory Rosenberg’s treatise, Immigration Law and Crimes.
NIPNLG Membership Directory
The NIPNLG Membership Directory compiles information for all of our members and is a valuable tool for networking. As a member, you will receive a listing in and online access to the National Immigration Project’s Membership Directory.
The Immigration Advocates Network (IAN) is an online network of resource libraries, podcasts, and webinars that support immigrant rights advocates. It is available exclusively to non-profit attorneys and advocates, as well as members of the National Immigration Project. Register here for IAN and indicate that you are a current member of NIPNLG, including your member record number in your correspondence.
NIPNLG and the National Police Accountability Project (NPAP) collaborate on a matching program for attorneys interested in litigating damages actions to redress immigration-related misconduct by state and federal officers and entities. You will be matched with experienced accountability litigation attorneys from both NIPNLG and NPAP, based upon whether you wish to refer the case entirely, co-counsel the case, or simply seek an attorney mentor.
National Lawyers Guild Membership
NIPNLG members are eligible to become NEW/first time members of the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) at a discounted rate of $50, thereafter paying only the NLG sliding scale or local chapter rate. To join NLG, please click here, indicate that you are a current member of NIPNLG, and include your member record number in your correspondence.
For an additional contribution, our members may choose to be listed publicly on the Find an Attorney web pages, a high-traffic area of our website organized by state and including your areas of practice.
Sponsors at the $400, $600, and $1200 membership rate receive one complimentary listing for 12 months on our Find An Attorney page.
For $1200 and $600 level Sponsors, you may extend technical assistance and listserv privileges to your associates, colleagues, or coworkers.