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New York Legal Assistance Group

  • Location:
    7 Hanover Square
    18th Floor
    New York, NY 10004
  • Phone:
    (212) 613-5000
  • Fax:
    (212) 750-0820
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website

The New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) is a not-for-profit law firm providing free legal services to low income clients. NYLAG's Immigrant Protection Unit (IPU) handles a wide variety of immigration matters, including naturalization applications, relative petitions, adjustment of status applications, T and U visas, VAWA petitions, asylum, applications for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS), applications for temporary protected status (TPS), and deferred action (including DACA), as well as removal defense cases. Additionally, IPU attorneys provide trainings and workshops for other professionals working with immigrants. IPU does outreach to New York City immigrant communities in an effort to ensure that immigrants are aware of the availability of free, quality legal services.

Counties served: Bronx, Kings (Brooklyn), NY (Manhattan), Queens, Richmond (Staten Island)

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Asylum applications, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes