National Immigration Legal Services Directory

John Jay Legal Services, Inc.

  • Location:
    80 North Broadway
    White Plains, NY 10603
  • Phone:
    (914) 422-4333
  • Toll-free:
  • Fax:
    (914) 422-4391
  • Contact methods:
  • Appointments accepted:

John Jay Legal Services, Inc. is the umbrella organization of free individual representation clinical programs at Pace University School of Law, now known as Elizabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University.

Counties served: Bronx, Dutchess, Kings (Brooklyn), Nassau, NY (Manhattan), Putnam, Queens, Rockland, Suffolk, Ulster, Westchester
Detention Facilities Served: Orange County Correctional Facility (NY)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Habeas Corpus, NACARA, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas
Types of immigration legal services provided: 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: Foreclosure
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national)
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: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Can also serve clients from Western CT and Northern NJ.