AILA Pro Bono Partnerships
Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 06071110 (posted Jul. 11, 2006)"
- South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR)
ProBAR needs you! Asylum seekers are among the most vulnerable populations that immigration attorneys serve. Since opening its doors in 1989, ProBAR, a joint project of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Texas and AILA, has answered this call in south Texas. Read on to learn more and how you can help. AILA Doc. No. 07042761.
AILA Doc. No. 07042761.
- Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) Pro Bono Project
In 2001, AILA partnered with several non-governmental organizations to implement the Board of Immigration Appeals Pro Bono Project. The Project was created to increase the level of pro bono representation to detained immigrants who lack representation before the BIA. Today, AILA attorneys remain an integral part of the Project’s success.
AILA Doc. No. 07041914.
- National Center for Refugee and Immigrant Children
On March 8, 2005 the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) along with the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI) launched the new National Center for Refugee and Immigrant Children (Center). This new Center will provide pro bono services to unaccompanied children released from detention in the United States.
- The Immigrant Children Lawyers Network (ICLN)
The Immigrant Children Lawyers Network (ICLN) has been launched to ensure the highest levels of representation of immigrant children and to coordinate advocacy efforts where needed.
AILA Doc. No. 06071111.