National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Americans for Immigrant Justice

  • Location:
    3000 Biscayne Blvd
    Suite 400
    Miami, FL 33137-4129
  • Phone:
    (305) 573-1106
  • Fax:
    (305) 576-6273
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:
    Yes

Americans for Immigrant Justice (formerly Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center) is a not-for-profit legal assistance organization that seeks to protect and promote the basic human rights of immigrants.

State served: Florida
Detention Facilities Served: Baker County Sheriff Department (FL), Broward Transitional Center (FL), Glades County Detention Center (FL), Krome North Spc (FL), Monroe County Jail (FL), Wakulla County Jail (FL)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Department of Justice (DOJ)/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)-funded services for trafficking victims, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Haitian Creole, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Outreach to detention facilities, DV shelters and unaccompanied children's shelters provided.