| Helping low-income immigrants find legal help

Justice For Our Neighbors (Washington D.C. Office)

  • Location:
    6203 Piney Branch Rd, NW
    Washington, DC 20011
  • Phone:
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON) provides immigrants and other vulnerable sectors of society free legal services through a network of church-based monthly clinics.

State served: District of Columbia

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
Non-legal services: Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: The main office is in Silver Spring, Maryland. The Washington D.C. location holds Immigration Clinics once per month for potential new clients to seek advice and counsel and find out if they have a case that can be taken. If so, an appointment will be set up in the main office to begin working on the case. You must make an appointment to come to the clinics; they are not drop-in. You must first come to a clinic in order to meet with the attorney.