National Immigration Legal Services Directory

Hofstra University School of Law - Asylum Clinic

  • Location:
    Joan Axinn Hall
    108 Hofstra University
    Hempstead, NY 11549
  • Phone:
    (516) 463-5934
  • Fax:
    (516) 463-5937
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Hofstra University School of Law's Asylum Clinic provides asylum applicants with student representation.

Counties served: Nassau, Queens, Suffolk

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Employment authorization, Removal hearings
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: Referrals to other services
Populations served: 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, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Some services are only available as incident to other services.