St. Thomas University School of Law - Immigration Clinic
The Immigration Clinic at the University of St. Thomas School of Law provides immigrants seeking to improve their legal status with student representation. Students conduct a wide range of tasks to assist their client through the difficult immigration process.
|Detention Facilities Served:
||Krome Service Processing Center (FL)
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Asylum applications, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
|Types of immigration legal services provided:
||Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
||Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Legislative advocacy (state or national), Referrals to other services
||Detained individuals, 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, Haitian Creole, Spanish
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
|Nominal fee charged?