Immigration/Naturalization

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Question: I recently discovered that when I was brought to the US 18 years ago, none of the appropriate paperwork was filed by my parents. Essentially, I just found out that I have no legal right to be here in the US. Where do I go from here???

Answer:

Immigration tends to be a complicated area of law where the specific details can become very important. For this reason, you may want to contact an attorney to review your specific situation. Some places that offer legal advice on immigration/naturalization are:

Asylum Program of Arizona
710 E. Speedway Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85719
Phone: (520) 623-4555
Phoenix: (602) 248-4400 Fax: (520) 721-4479
Website: http://www.lss-sw.org/multi-cultural-services.html

Catholic Charities - Central & Northern Arizona 
Address 1825 W. Northern Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85021
Phone: (602) 997-6105 Fax: (602) 870-3891
Website: http://www.catholiccharitiesaz.org/

Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project
2601 N. Hwy 79 P.O. Box 654 Florence, AZ 85232
Phone: (520) 868-0191 Fax: (520) 868-0192
Website: http://www.firrp.org

Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
2020 W. Indian School Rd. Suite E-26 Phoenix, AZ 85015
Phone: (602) 248-4400 Tucson: (520) 721-4444 Fax: (602) 248-4968
Website: http://www.lss-sw.org/multi-cultural-services.html

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  • State Bar of Arizona
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