AILA releases new edition of 'Immigration Law Practice and Procedure Manual'

The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) is proud to release the 2nd edition of its “Immigration Law Practice and Procedure Manual: A ‘Cookbook’ of Essential Practice Materials.”

Written by Ari Sauer and Greg Siskind, the “Cookbook” provides the reader with guidance on preparing and filing many of the more common immigration applications and petitions.

Each chapter contains all the resources most attorneys will need to prepare a specific type of immigration case. It can serve as a valuable tool for newer immigration lawyers, as well as a handy practice aid for more seasoned practitioners.

The new two-volume edition updates and builds on the first edition which covers B Visas, E Visas, H-1B Visas, L Visas, O Visas, R Visas, Family-Based Immigration, K Visas, PERM Process, Alternatives to PERM, EB-1C, Consular Processing, Post-LPR Issues, Naturalization, DACA, and TPS.

The new, second edition also includes three new chapters covering TN Visas, U Nonimmigrant Status, and VAWA Self-Petitions, as well as 40+ new guides, checklists, and samples

Each chapter includes:

• Overview of the subject matter
• Workflows that cover the entire petition process
• Eligibility Assessment Screening Checklists
• Sample Intake Forms
• Sample Document Checklists
• Packet Preparation Checklists
• Sample Cover Letters
• Sample Documents
• Tips for Filling Out Relevant Forms, with Form Samples

The two volume “Immigration Law Practice and Procedure Manual: A ‘Cookbook’ of Essential Practice Materials” costs $569 and can be ordered at