National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Legal Aid Society of San Diego (North County Office)

  • Location:
    216 South Tremont Street
    Oceanside, CA 92054
  • Phone:
    (877) 534-2524
  • Fax:
    (619) 263-5697
  • Contact methods:
    Mail/Letter, Phone calls, We currently conduct all client meetings by phone or video calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Legal Aid Society of San Diego provides a wide range of immigration services for both individuals and communities. Legal Aid Society of San Diego offers legal advice, assistance, and in some cases, representation to low income residents of San Diego County.  Legal Aid Society of San Diego also provides presentations in the community to help educate and inform people about the complex immigration process.

Counties served: San Diego
Detention Facilities Served: Otay Mesa Correctional Facility (CA), San Diego CDF (CA)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Education, Family & Juvenile, Foreclosure, Homeless, Housing, Nonprofit Organizations, Public Benefits, Taxes
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), 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, Chinese, English, Farsi, Signers for the deaf: ASL, Spanish, Tagalog, We have access to telephonic interpreters for most languages
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Services are subject to LSC funding restrictions.


Volunteer Coordinator
Miko Tokuhama-Olsen