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Immigrant Legal Center
An Affiliate of the Justice
For Our Neighbors Network
4223 Center Street
Omaha, NE 68105


402.898.1349 | info@immigrantlc.org

An Affiliate of the Justice For Our Neighbors Network

WELCOMING IMMIGRANTS INTO OUR COMMUNITIES
with high-quality legal services, education, and advocacy.

Serving
clients from
55
countries
SUCCESS STORIES
Our attorneys have a casework success rate of
97%

“One of the most important things you can do on
this earth is to let people know they are not alone.”

— Shannon L. Alder

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WHAT WE DO

ILC helps immigrants who are often scared and confused by the U.S. legal system, and who cannot afford legal assistance from the private bar.


NEWS

Continuing to Fight – Asylum Policy Update

Advocacy Education | September 19, 2019

The Supreme Court has granted the Trump Administration a stay of its “Third Country” asylum policy, wherein it has decided not to accept asylum applications from southern border crossers who traveled through a third country on their way to apply for asylum in the United States. This policy, which effectively blocks vulnerable Central Americans fleeing … Continue reading "Continuing to Fight – Asylum Policy Update"

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ILC Legal Director’s National Impact Litigation

Uncategorized | September 18, 2019

Charles “Shane” Ellison, ILC’s legal director, also engages in impact litigation on behalf of National Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON), the national organization of which we are an affiliate. Shane authored amicus briefs before the Eighth and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeal regarding application of the persecutor bar, as well as before the Board of … Continue reading "ILC Legal Director’s National Impact Litigation"

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Emiliano Lerda, J.D., LL.M.

Lerda Built ILC into a Strong Nonprofit Immigration Law Firm

Media Release | September 18, 2019

In his last weeks as ILC’s executive director, Emiliano Lerda said that looking back at his eight-year tenure, the measure of his success is how well the organization is poised to continue on successfully without him.

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