New Mexico Immigrant Law Center
New Mexico Immigrant Law Center (NMILC) provides immigration legal assistance to low-income individuals living in New Mexico. Our mission is to advance justice and equity by empowering low-income immigrant communities through collaborative legal services, advocacy, and education. We provide free legal services through weekly telephone consultations, weekly legal workshops, direct representation, and large-scale legal fairs.
|Detention Facilities Served:
|Areas of immigration legal assistance:
||Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Naturalization/Citizenship, 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, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
||Referrals to other services
||Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, 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, Portuguese, Spanish
|Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank:
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