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Humanitarian Relief In Immigration Law

Contact Our Experienced Chicago Immigration Lawyers for Humanitarian Aid

Within the U.S. immigration system, there are multiple immigration benefits designed to provide humanitarian relief to victims of natural disasters, persecution, physical or mental abuse, or other dangerous situations inside and outside of the U.S. These benefits allow individuals in dangerous situations to find protection and safe refuge in the U.S. The attorneys at Milla & Associates, LLC have successfully represented victims of violence, abuse, and persecution in immigration court, federal court, and before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

The attorneys at Milla & Associates, LLC possess the experience and compassion to help individuals seek and receive humanitarian relief in the U.S., including:

  • Asylum and Torture Victim Protection in the U.S.

    • Affirmative filings with USCIS and
    • Defensive filings in immigration court to prevent removal (deportation) from the U.S.
  • Temporary Protective Status (TPS) Legal Guidance

    • Affirmative filings and extensions with USCIS and
    • Defensive filings in immigration court to prevent removal (deportation) from the U.S.
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Immigration Benefits

    • Cancellation of removal in immigration court
    • Form I-360 self-petition and related permanent resident ("green card") applications for victims of violence

*Despite its name, VAWA relief is not gender-specific under immigration law, as men and women may qualify

  • Humanitarian Reinstatement for Family-Based Immigration

    Family-based Immigration Petitions based on the petitioning relative's death
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Assistance

  • Deferred Action and Prosecutorial Discretion in Deportation Cases

  • U Visa Application Support for Crime Victims

  • Special Immigrant Juvenile (SIJ) Status Legal Services

Compassionate Advocacy for Humanitarian Immigration Cases in Chicago

Milla & Associates, LLC has years of experience helping individuals in need of humanitarian immigration relief to accomplish their dreams in the U.S. We have successfully fought for victims of violence, abuse, and persecution in immigration court, federal court, and before various facets of U.S. government agencies.

With an approach that is professional and personal, our attorneys invest the head and heart in each case to achieve results. Speak with Milla & Associates, LLC today if you or a loved one wants to discuss options for humanitarian relief in the U.S.

To learn more about humanitarian relief provisions under U.S. immigration law, we encourage you to contact us to schedule a case review today.

Commonly Asked Questions

What is humanitarian relief in U.S. immigration law?

Humanitarian relief in U.S. immigration law refers to various provisions designed to protect individuals facing persecution, abuse, or other dangerous situations. These provisions include asylum, Temporary Protective Status (TPS), Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) benefits, and others, allowing those in need to find safety and legal status in the United States.

Why should I choose Milla & Associates, LLC for humanitarian immigration relief in Chicago?

Choosing Milla & Associates, LLC for humanitarian immigration relief in Chicago means you'll be working with attorneys who combine professional acumen with personal dedication. They have a successful track record in representing victims of violence, abuse, and persecution, and they are committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for their clients.

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