Florida State University - Center for the Advancement of Human Rights (Jefferson St. Office)

  • Location:
    426 W. Jefferson St.
    Tallahassee, FL 32301
  • Phone:
    (850) 644-4550
  • Fax:
    (850) 644-4633
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

The Center for the Advancement of Human Rights (CAHR) offers pro bono immigration legal representation. Under the supervision of CAHR, law students conduct legal research and advocacy.

Counties served: Franklin, Gadsden, Leon, Madison, Suwannee, Taylor, Wakulla

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Removal hearings, 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)
Non-legal services: Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? No