Elon University School of Law, Humanitarian Immigration Law Clinic
The clinic provides immigration legal representation to refugees, asylees, asylum seekers, Afghan/Iraqi special immigrants, certain Cuban/ Haitian entrants, certified crime victims, and victims of trafficking. The clinic serves 400-600 individuals per year with immigration benefits representation, including affirmative asylum, adjustment of status, refugee/asylee family reunification, naturalization, and humanitarian parole.
|Are immigration legal services provided?
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Naturalization/Citizenship, T visas, 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), Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
|Other areas of legal assistance:
||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
||English, French, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Wolof, Bembara
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?