Become a Pro Bono Attorney
Are you an attorney interested in helping foreign-born survivors of human trafficking and domestic violence in their efforts to file for immigration relief? If so, please contact Tapestri at 404-299-2185. Tapestri offers the training necessary for attorneys to provide the survivor/client with high quality legal representation. There are several immigration relief options available for our clients. The most frequently used options include:
T-Visas: Relief which allows a survivor of human trafficking to remain in the United States. There must be cooperation between the survivor and law enforcement in the investigation and/or prosecution of the trafficker.
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions: Relief provided to a spouse or a child of a U.S. citizen or Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) who is a victim of domestic violence.
U-Visas: Provides relief to immigrant victims of certain enumerated crimes who have suffered substantial physical or mental abuse and cooperated with law enforcement in the investigation and/or prosecution of their offender.
Asylum: Relief available to persons fleeing their home country as a result of being persecuted for their race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in a social group.