Professional Immigration Services for South Florida's Refugee and Immigrant Community
Aquí podrá encontrar información sobre el Estatus de Protección Temporal y Salida Obrigatoria Diferida para los venezolanos. También padrá sacar una cita con uno de nuestros representante.
BECOME A US CITIZEN
Here you will find information about obtaining U.S. Citizenship. You will also be able to register for a Citizenship Event.
Zippy Days of Spring CLE Webinars
Critical Updates on USCIS and Consular Processing plus EOIR & ICE Detention & Prosecution Update.
DAY ONE: March 25, 2021
Our offices remain operational. However, you must make an appointment with one of our representatives in order to access our services. Please do not come to the office without an appointment.
To Make an Appointment go to:
Or call 305-373-1073
CITAS SOLAMENTENO SE RECIBEN PERSONAS SIN CITAS PREVIAS
Nuestras oficinas permanecen operativas. Sin embargo, debe hacer una cita con uno de nuestros representatntes para acceder a nuestros servicios. Por favor no venga a nuestras oficinas sin una cita previa.
Para sacar una cita visite:
O puede llamarnos por teléfono al
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For more than 20 years, Catholic Legal Services has lived by its core mission to care for our staff, the agency, our clients and the
community. This enduring mission guides us as we face the difficult challenge of responding to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which
the World Health Organization declared a pandemic on Wednesday, March 12, 2020.
Please know that we are vigilantly monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We will remain fully operational during this time. However, we believe it is crucial to listen to the advice of our Public Health officials. Our staff will be working remotely, and we have restricted access to face-to-face meetings. Therefore, we are implementing the following policies to take precautions ensuring the safety and health of our staff, the agency, our clients and the community. SEE BELOW TO FIND OUT HOW TO CONTACT US.
It is also important to have plans in place. Education and precautions are the strongest tools against infection. Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 website. CLICK HERE TO GO TO CDC.
CCLS encourages you to continue to use hygiene which is the most effective way to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and to protect yourself and your family: Refrain from handshakes or hugs – Wash hands – Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth – Clean surfaces appropriately – Cover your nose and mouth when you cough and sneeze – Avoid close contact with people who are sick – Stay home when sick - Avoid crowded places – Keep distance from others (about 6 feet or 2 meters).
"If not us, who? If not now, when?"
Dear Friend and Supporter:
Founded in 1998, Catholic Legal Services, Archdiocese of Miami, Inc. (CLS) provides professional immigration services to the South Florida's refugee and immigrant community, particularly to low-income clients. Services include filing documents as well as providing attorney representation before immigration authorities including the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO), and Florida Dependency Court.
Throughout the years we have served thousands and thousands of clients helping them with a variety of immigration issues including obtaining employment authorization, adjusting their legal status, procuring asylum, becoming a U.S. citizen, petitioning family members, etc. Most of these services are provided free of charge for qualifying clients or for a nominal fee to those who do not quality. Oftentimes, we are able to help clients in their native language including Spanish, French, Haitian Creole, Chinese, Portuguese, and Italian. Our clients include newcomers, detained individuals, victims of domestic violence, human trafficking survivors, individuals without legal status, people with criminal histories, juveniles, individual with physical/mental disabilities, torture survivors, and others. We serve clients without reference to their race, religion, gender, ethnic group, or other distinguishing characteristics.
Our mission is to provide:
1. Legal representation and immigration services to those who come to South Florida from foreign lands.
Catholic Legal Services, Archdiocese of Miami, Inc. (CLS) focuses exclusively on helping poor immigrants obtain asylum, establish legal residency, become citizens and reunite families.CLS’ multicultural, multilingual staff help people from more than 80 different nations. As a provider of legal assistance and representation for immigrants, refugees, and impoverished people in the Archdiocese of Miami, CLS provides a full range of immigration-related legal services, from initial advice, to assistance, to full representation, to a low-income clientele.
Catholic Legal Services, Archdiocese of Miami, Inc. has a multicultural, multilingual, professional staff with extensive immigration expertise that has successfully helped thousands of clients from around the world. The staff includes attorneys, accredited representatives, paralegals, and a strong supporting team.
Our offices are operational. It is necessary to make an appointment first. Please see above how to contact us and make appointment.
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