We provide targeted immigration services to clients who have or are experiencing torture, violence, fraud, persecution, abuse, neglect, abandonment, labor, sex, drug trafficking, or other traumatic events.
Our goal is to reunify clients with their loved ones as soon as possible and bring stability and safety to our clients’ lives. We are sensitive and respectful of the complicated circumstances that bring clients to our office. If you are looking for passionate, client-centered, and efficient advocates in your immigration case, DCALF is here for you.
Our attorneys serve individuals and families with the following immigration needs:
Unaccompanied Child (UAC) Asylum – The DC Affordable Law Firm assists children obtain legal status when they have experienced violence, harm, or threats in their home country and are without a parent or legal guardian in the U.S. (or the parent/legal guardian cannot provide care and physical custody).
Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) – We help children who are in the U.S. and are under age 21 apply for legal status when they have experienced neglect, abuse, or abandonment by one or more parent.
T Nonimmigrant Status (T Visa) – DCALF associates assist adult and child victims of human trafficking obtain legal status. If you have been a victim of forced border crossing, drug trafficking, prostitution, unpaid work, or fraud, you may be eligible for a T Visa.
U Nonimmigrant Status (U Visa) – We assist victims of criminal activity apply for U Visa. If you have been a victim of theft, domestic violence, or other crimes while living in the U.S. and you have suffered mental or physical harm as a result, we may be able to help you apply for legal status.
Bond Redetermination – DCALF associates assist adults seeking release from immigration detention.
We provide initial consultations for a set fee of $75. At the initial consultation, clients meet with a DCALF attorney and receive preliminary legal advice. If DCALF accepts a case for further representation, we charge an hourly rate of $75. Some clients may have the option to pay a flat rate for particular legal services. We provide an estimate of costs at the beginning of all cases. Please feel free to ask us any questions you may have about our fees.