Legal Help

While Texas A&M University at Galveston does not provide or have a dedicated partner to help with legal and immigration issues, provided is a compiled list of resources that may aid you in the Greater Houston area.

International Services of the YMCA Greater Houston Area
Pro Bono Asylum Program
6300 West Park, Ste. 600
Houston, TX 77057
(713) 339-9015
May charge a nominal fee
Will represent person(s) in Asylum case(s)  


Associated Catholic Charities: Texas Center for Immigrant Legal Assistance
2900 Louisiana Street, Houston, TX 77266
(713) 874-6570 or (713) 526-4611
Asylum, deportation and removal, family visas, naturalization and VAWA petitions.  
Carecen Central American Refugee Center
6006 Bellaire Boulevard, Ste. 100
Houston, TX 77081
(713) 665-1284
May charge nominal fee
Will represent person(s) in Asylum case(s)

 
The Cabrini Center for Immigrant Legal Assistance
2900 Louisiana Avenue
Houston, TX 77006
(713) 874-6570
May charge nominal fee
Will represent person(s) in Asylum case(s)

 
Kids In Need of Defense (KIND)
Houston Office
c/o Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program, Inc.
712 Main St., Suite 2700
Houston, TX 77002
Phone: (713) 228-0735, ext. 102
(KIND serves children under age 18 only)

 
International Services of the YMCA Greater Houston Area
Pro Bono Asylum Program
6300 West Park, Ste. 600
Houston, TX 77057
(713) 339-9015
May charge a nominal fee
Will represent person(s) in Asylum case(s)

 
Texas Southern University
Thurgood Marshall School of Law – Legal Clinic
3100 Cleburne Street, Houston, TX 77004
(713) 313-7275
Immigration, Criminal Matters (Misdemeanors), Family Law (Simple Divorces/ No property and no children), Wills & Probate Matters, ADR/Mediation

 
University of Houston Law Center
Immigration Clinic, Mediation Clinic, Family Law Clinic
100 Law Center, Houston, Texas 77204
(713) 743.2100
Family Law, Immigration, Wills & Probate Matters

 
South Texas College of Law Civil Clinic
1602 San Jacinto, Houston, TX 77002
(713) 652-0009
Social Security, Disability, name changes, wills and probate, uncontested divorces and guardianships.