If you are a student at Penn State seeking to consult an attorney, you may be eligible for services through the Penn State Student Legal Services. Their website is http://studentaffairs.psu.edu/legalservices/. Additionally, international students may use the resources provided by Penn State’s Office of Global Programs. Their website is https://global.psu.edu/.
Free Legal Services Providers List (Updated January 2016)
*The Pennsylvania organizations list was compiled by the Executive Office for Immigration Review within the U.S. Department of Justice.
Pro Bono and Low Bono Services in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. Area
ACLU Foundation Immigrants' Rights Project
Author: Immigrant Services Directory: A National Guide of Service Providers (update 2011)
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
1331 G Street, N.W., Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005-3141
Phone: (202) 507-7500
AILA’s Immigration Lawyer Search: http://www.ailalawyer.com/
AILA Rapid Response Legal Check-Up
“What qualifies a lawyer to be a part of this service? All lawyers:
- have been an approved AILA member for at least 2 years;
- carry professional liability insurance worth a minimum of $100,000 worth of coverage;
- have completed at least 9 hours of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) classes within the last year; and
- are licensed and in good standing with a State Bar Association.”
Immigration Advocates Network (IAN)
Pro Se Materials
Updated Florence Project Pro Se Immigrant Advocacy Materials
Center for Gender and Refugee Studies: Support for Domestic Violence Survivors Seeking Protection in the United States (Spanish, Haitian and Creole)
Vera Institute of Justice, Legal Materials (English)
Stanford Law School Immigrants' Rights Clinic and Centro Legal de la Raza, Pro Se Manual on Reinstatement of Removal (English and Spanish)
The Center for Immigrants’ Rights is providing these links to you only as a convenience and does not imply endorsement by Penn State Law.