Community Legal Advocates of New York Inc.
Community Legal Advocates (CLA) is a nonprofit legal services organization dedicated to providing high quality civil legal services to low and moderate income residents of Long Island and New York City. CLA charges low or no fees based on a client's household income and size and the type of legal issue. CLA staff have significant experience representing clients on a variety of immigration and related legal matters.
||Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), Nassau, NY (Manhattan), Queens, Richmond (Staten Island), Suffolk
|Detention Facilities Served:
||Anchorage Correctional Complex (AK)
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews)
|Other areas of legal assistance:
||Elder Law, Foreclosure, Health, Life Planning, Public Benefits
||Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP)
||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
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?