DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
The DC Volunteer Lawyers Project provides comprehensive legal services to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other forms of gender-based violence, as well as vulnerable children living in dangerous situations. Our immigration practice represents clients on Asylum, VAWA, U Visa, T Visa, SIJS, EAD, and Adjustment of Status cases. We are also able to assist survivors with CPO, custody, and divorce cases.
||District of Columbia
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Asylum applications, Employment authorization, 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 at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court
||Referrals to other services
||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
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?