Upcoming CLE:

Immigration Law:
Naturalization and Military Service


Tully Rinckey PLLC Partner Michael Freestone will be presenting a free continuing legal education (CLE) seminar; “Immigration Law: Naturalization and Military Service” on Wednesday, May 25th, 2022.

This CLE will provide an overview of the legal basis of citizenship, the basics of naturalization, and key considerations. Following that will be an outline of naturalization options for military service members, including a review of the process and critical issues to spot. Finally, we will review a series of citizenship and naturalization hypotheticals.

Attorneys will receive one (1) credit hour in Areas of Professional Practice upon completing this course. Newly admitted attorneys may attend and receive credit for this CLE. Tully Rinckey PLLC is an approved Accredited Provider through the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board.

Topics Include:

  • Naturalization 101
    • Current sources of law and policy and overview of Federal Agencies involved in the process;
    • Naturalization vs Citizenship
    • Naturalization by Application
    • Naturalization issue spotting
  • Naturalization and Military Service
    • Key considerations for Military Naturalization;
    • Process for Military applicants
    • Military Naturalization issue spotting

How to Join:

To participate, please register using the form on this page. Upon registering, you will receive a link and instructions on how to access the CLE.  A timed agenda, supplemental course materials, an attorney affirmation and a course evaluation will be circulated on the day of the CLE.

After the CLE, please fill out and return the completed attorney affirmation and course evaluation to Upon receipt, we will provide a certificate of CLE completion.

If you have any questions about the CLE or our services, please contact us at or 518-218-7100.


Registration for this webinar is now closed, please visit our Events page to view our other upcoming webinars.

Presented by:

Michael J. Freestone

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Michael J. Freestone, a Partner in Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Washington, D.C. office, focuses his practice on business immigration law. With more than nine years of experience practicing immigration law, he advises individual and corporate clients on a variety of immigration-related issues.