Congressman Brad Sherman

Representing the 30th District of CALIFORNIA

Immigration Resources

  

Here to Help

With the ongoing uncertainty over immigration laws in our country, I and my staff are here to help with any questions you may have regarding documentation and the current laws. Please contact my district office in Sherman Oaks by phone at 818-501-9200 with any questions you may have.

If you have a specific issue, you can also reach my office by email at ca30bs.casework@mail.house.gov


Know Your Rights

Click here to accesses a document produced by the National Immigration Law Center that explains the rights you have as an immigrant.  

*Please note this material is provided for information only and does not constitute legal advice. For legal advice, contact a licensed immigration attorney.


Local Resources

Below is a list of local services that provide help on immigration issues.

*Please note this list is for information purposes only and does not constitute a guarantee or endorsement of the services provided by any organization.

Catholic Charities of Los Angeles - Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project
1530 James Wood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015, (213) 251-3505, http://esperanza-la.org
Areas of legal assistance: Asylum applications, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas

Catholic Charities of Los Angeles - Immigration & Refugee Services
1530 James M. Wood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015, (213) 251-3411, http://www.catholiccharitiesla.org
Areas of legal assistance: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship

Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking
5042 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 586, Los Angeles, CA 90026, (213) 365-1906, http://www.castla.org , info@castla.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions

Council on American-Islamic Relations - Immigrants' Rights Center
2180 West Crescent Ave., Suite F, Anaheim, CA 92801, (714) 776-1177, https://ca.cair.com/losangeles , ircla@cair.com
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions               

El Rescate Legal Services
1501 W. 8th St., Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90017, (213) 387-3284, http://www.elrescate.org , ssanabria@elrescate.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions

Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles - Interfaith Refugee & Immigration Service
3621 Brunswick Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90039, (323) 667-0489, http://www.iris-la.org , mtumilty@ladiocese.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

Human Rights Project
201 S. Santa Fe Ave., Suite 101, Los Angeles, CA 90012, (213) 680-7801, http://www.hrproject.org , judy@igc.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Employment-based immigrant and non-immigrant petitions, Family-based petitions, Habeas Corpus, NACARA, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, Temporary Protected Status (TPS), U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions              

Immigration Center for Women and Children
634 S Spring Street, Suite 727, Los Angeles, CA 90014, (213) 614-1165, http://icwclaw.org , info@icwclaw.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, 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               

International Rescue Committee
625 N. Maryland Ave., Glendale, CA 91206, (818) 550-6220, http://www.rescue.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship               

Jewish Family Services of Los Angeles - Immigration Program
4311 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 211, Los Angeles, CA 90010, (323) 935-5303, http://www.jfsla.org , jfsircp@jfsla.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Consular Processing, Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship

Kids in Need of Defense
350 South Grand Avenue, 32nd Floor, Chadbourne & Parke LLP, KIND-LA, Los Angeles, CA 90071, (213) 892-2043, http://www.supportkind.org , cneblina@supportkind.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas               

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (Santa Monica Office)
1640 5th St, Suite 124, Santa Monica, CA 90401, (310) 899-6200, http://www.lafla.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions               

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (West Office)
1102 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019, (323) 801-7989, http://www.lafla.org 
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Consular Processing, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions               

Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County
13327 Van Nuys Blvd, Pacoima, CA 91331, 1-800-433-6251, http://www.nlsla.org , nls@nlsla.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Family-based petitions, Naturalization/Citizenship, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions

Public Counsel - Immigrants' Rights Project
610 S. Ardmore Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90005, (213) 385-2977 ext. 296, http://www.publiccounsel.org , aperez@publiccounsel.org
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Asylum applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Employment authorization, Removal hearings, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions

Southwestern Law School - Immigration Law Clinic
3050 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010, (213) 738-5574, http://www.swlaw.edu/academics/clinic/immigrationclinic , immigrationclinic@swlaw.edu
Areas of legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, U visas

University of Southern California Gould School of Law - Immigration Clinic
699 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90089, (213) 821-5987, http://gould.usc.edu , nfrenzen@law.usc.edu
Areas of legal assistance: Asylum applications, Removal hearings