Immigration Law Section

HNBA IMMIGRATION LAW SECTION

The Immigration Law Section serves HNBA members and the profession by furthering the development and improvement of immigration law, educating HNBA members in immigration law and related professional responsibilities, and helping members to serve their clients competently, efficiently and professionally.

The HNBA Immigration Law Section is empowered and expected to:

  • Provide substantive expertise to assist the HNBA in developing policy positions related to immigration.
  • Lead proactively in pro-immigration advocacy efforts.
  • Assist the HNBA and the Latino community in responding to anti-immigrant forces and initiatives, including anti-immigrant state & local ordinances.
  • In collaboration with other relevant HNBA entities, develop a legislative strategy to promote the passage of comprehensive immigration reform legislation and to recommend the same to the HNBA Board of Governors.
  • Work with and support the work of civil rights organizations such as MALDEF and PRLDEF.
  • Address issues that encroach on civil rights among the Hispanic immigrant community.
  • Address issues that encroach on civil rights among the Hispanic immigrant community.

For HNBA National Campaign for Passage of the Dream Act, please click here.


Pro Bono Immigration Services

The IRC program provides asylum and T Visa services at no cost and other forms of relief for nominal fees. Here is some more information:

International Rescue Committee, Arizona (Phoenix Office)
Phoenix Office Address: 4425 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 400, Glendale, AZ 85302
Phoenix Office Phone Number: 602-433-2440
No Cost Services: Asylum, T Visas for victims of trafficking, citizenship fairs
Nominal Fee Services: Adjustment of Status, Citizenship, Travel Documents, Fiancé Visas, DACA, and more

International Rescue Committee, Arizona (Tucson Office)
Address: 1011 N. Craycroft Rd., Ste. 404, Tucson, AZ 85711
Phone: 520-319-2128
No cost services: Affirmative Asylum, T Visas for victims of trafficking, citizenship fairs
Nominal Fee Services: Adjustment of Status, Citizenship, Travel Documents, Fiancé Visas, DACA, and more

 


 

Christine
Christine Hernandez
Immigration Law Co-Chair
Hernandez & Associates, P.C.
Denver, CO
E: chernandez@hdezlaw.com


Eric Dominguez
Immigrant Law Force Co-Chair
David Hirson & Partners, LLP
Costa Mesa, CA
E: edominguez@hirsonimmigration.com