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Legal Aid Works

  • Location:
    500 Lafayette Boulevard
    Suite 100
    Fredericksburg, VA 22401
  • Phone:
    (540) 371-1105
  • Fax:
    (540) 371-1114
  • Contact methods:
    Drop-in, Email, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

Legal Aid Works is a nonprofit organization that provides free legal assistance in civil legal matters to low-income and under-served individuals and families.

Counties served: Caroline, Culpeper, Essex, Fauquier, Fredericksburg City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Madison, Northumberland, Orange, Rappahannock, Richmond, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Westmoreland

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Foreclosure, Health, Homeless, Housing, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Department of Justice (DOJ)/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)-funded services for trafficking victims, Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? No

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 1
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 1

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes
Network affiliations: Immigration Advocates Network

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Bennett W Brasfield
(540) 371-1105
Executive Director:
Ann H Kloeckner
(540) 371-1105
Types of contact/attempt: Email
Last contact date: May 17, 2016
Administrator comments: 12/11/12: tickler 12/11/13: tickler 2/1/15: tickler 5/17/16: tickler 9/22/17: Updated name, website, email
IAN Members? Yes
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