Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota/Oficina Legal

Legal Assistance

Legal help for low-income individuals

Description

Legal aid program that offers legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals, typically in the areas of disability law, elder law and family law

Free or low cost legal services help people who are unable to afford a lawyer get access to the court system.

Additional Information

Programs include direct legal assistance, education, and advocacy, for refugees and immigrants

Examples of the types of cases the agency can assist:

  • Adjustment of Status
  • Asylum
  • Cancellation of Removal for Legal Permanent Residents
  • Cancellation of Removal for Non-Legal Residents
  • Citizenship and Naturalization
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) help and renewals
  • I-130 Petition for Alien Relative
  • Nicaraguan and Central American Relief Act (NACARA)
  • Temporary Protected Status
  • U and T Visa
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
  • Visa Processing
  • Voluntary Departure

Features

  • Payment
    • Private pay
    • Sliding fee scale
  • Specialization
    • Hispanic/Latino Community
    • Hmong Community
    • Immigrants
    • Karen Community
    • Laotian Community
    • Mexican Community
    • People with low income
    • Somali Community

Eligibility

Low-income persons of all nationalities with immigration problems.

Fee

Waivable nominal fee of $10 - $500.

Location

Call for location

Other Locations

Other Services at this Location

  • Forms Assistance Helps people complete applications or other required steps to receive benefits or services

Websites

Business Hours

9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 651-641-1011
  • Toll Free: 800-223-1368

Area Served

Southwestern Minnesota

Last Update

10/11/2021