Immigrants' Rights

Public Counsel's Immigrants' Rights Project envision a world where all (im)migrants live with dignity, power and opportunity. We are a team of advocates who collaborate with immigrant clients and communities to fight fearlessly for legal protections and a just immigration system. Read More

Contact Information

To inquire about our services, please call:

  • (213) 385-2977 x 600

Important Information for DACA Recipients and DACA-Eligible Youths

The National Immigration Law Center has put together a site with information for DACA recipients and those potentially eligible for DACA: Click here to get the latest information.

  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and Other Immigration Options for Children & Youth This book, co-authored by IRP Senior Staff Attorney Kristen Jackson and published by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center in 2010, provides background and guidance on protections, procedures, and immigration options for children.
  • Asylum Manual January 2012 This manual was developed by staff attorneys at Public Counsel's Immigrants' Rights Project. It was written for volunteer attorneys working on Public Counsel's pro bono cases. It contains a summary of asylum law and related immigration relief, and guidance for both affirmative asylum applications and defensive applications. The manual includes appendices with samples and other practical materials.
  • U Visa Training Manual for Immigration Advocates 3rd Edition - 2018 Revision This manual was developed by Public Counsel staff and was written for volunteer attorneys working on pro bono cases. It contains a summary of U visa law and related immigration relief. The manual includes guidance for completing applications, appendices with samples, and other practical materials.