Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Immigration

Immigration Relief Eligibility Screenings

Do you want to know if you’re eligible for any current immigration relief programs? Are you looking for lawful immigration status in the United States? Immigration relief eligibility screenings are a great way to start determining your next step towards permanent residency or lawful presence. Advancing Justice-LA provides this service for free. 
 

Know Your Rights Presentations

Immigration Project staff are available to give Know Your Rights presentations at local schools, libraries, and community centers. Follow the link to request a presentation today! 
 

Family-Based Immigration

Do you need assistance with a future or currently-pending immigration matter regarding family-based immigration? Advancing Justice-LA offers low-cost immigration consultations for certain forms of immigration relief. Services include, but are not limited to, adjustment of status (I-485), petition for alien relative (I-130), affidavit of support, immigration relief for a widow(er) of a U.S. citizen, consular processing, application for travel document (I-131), and petition for alien fiancé(e).
 

Immigration Handouts and Resources 

Stay up-to-date on immigration news and immigration relief programs. Check out the latest immigration guides and flyers published by Advancing Justice-LA and local partners.
 

Removal Defense

Do you have an upcoming hearing before an Immigration Judge, an ICE check-in, or have you already been ordered removed by an Immigration Judge? Are you currently being detained by ICE? Whether you or a loved one is detained or not, Advancing Justice-LA offers free removal defense services to individuals in removal proceedings. Services include, but are not limited to, removal defense consultations to screen for available forms of relief, pro se assistance and direct representation before the Immigration Court. Advancing Justice-LA provides these services for free.

 
If you have a request for an Immigration Relief Screening appointment or a Know Your Rights presentation, please submit it here

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356

ត្រូវការជំនួយជាភាសាខ្មែរ:

800.867.3126
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395

 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.