National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Human Rights Project

  • Location:
    201 S. Santa Fe Ave.
    Suite 101
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
  • Phone:
    (213) 680-7801
  • Fax:
    (213) 680-0401
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Cell Phone: (323) 683-5166
  • Appointments accepted:

Human Rights Project provides assistance and protects the rights of immigrants and refugees who have been the victims of torture and violence. Human Rights Project has expanded its role to encompass women's and children's rights.

State served: California
Detention Facilities Served: Eloy Detention Center (AZ), Florence Correctional Center (AZ), Florence SPC (AZ), East Mesa Detention Facility (CA), El Centro SPC (CA), Glendale Police Department (CA), James A. Musick Jail (CA), Kern County Jail (Lerdo) (CA), Orange County (CA), Otay Mesa Correctional Facility (CA), Pasadena City Jail (CA), Pomona City Jail (CA), San Bernardino County Jail (CA), San Diego CDF (CA), San Francisco Detention Facility (CA), San Jose Detention Facility (CA), Santa Ana City Jail (CA), Theo Lacy Facility (CA)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Habeas Corpus, 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
Other areas of legal assistance: Family & Juvenile
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, 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: Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Chinese, English, Farsi, Filipino, French, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Mongolian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Urdu, Vietnamese, Yiddish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: Can serve clients nationally.

IAN Partners

  • pro bono net
  • american immigration lawyers association
  • national immigration law center
  • unidos us
  • immigration legal resource center
  • immigration legal resource center
  • american immigration council
  • american civil liberties union
  • american immigration council
  • national immigration project
  • the advocates for human rights
  • lutheran immigration and refugee service
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