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Michigan United - East (Detroit Office)

  • Location:
    4405 Wesson Street
    Detroit, MI 48210
  • Phone:
    (248) 509-4430
  • Toll-free:
    (877) 507-7774 ext.701
  • Fax:
    (313) 782-4854
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Fax, Mail/Letter, Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Michigan United is a statewide coalition composed of some 50 faith, labor, business, and community institutions fighting for the dignity of all people, an economy that works for the many, a participatory democracy that is strong, and a society that protects civil rights. It has a focus on naturalization, acquired citizenship and DACA. This office does extensive community outreach on "Know Your Rights", DACA, and naturalization.

Counties served: Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, Washtenaw, Wayne

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Naturalization/Citizenship
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, ESL
Populations served: 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? Yes
Other information: This office may take additional types of cases depending on capacity. It has informal access to speakers of Arabic and a variety of south Asian languages, if needed.

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 0
Is organization BIA recognized? Yes
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 1
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, New Americans Campaign, National Partnership for New Americans, Fair Immigration Reform Movement, Peoples Action


Volunteer Coordinator

Administrative Information

Contact Person:
Diego Bonesatti
(517) 802-8019
Executive Director:
Ryan Bates
(248) 787-6767
Last contact date: February 22, 2018
Administrator comments: 5/14/15: added 4/6/16: tickler 22 Feb 2018: tickler
IAN Members? No
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