ROBERT B. McKAY COMMUNITY OUTREACH LAW PROGRAM
PROGRAM TO ASSIST BATTERED IMMIGRANT WOMEN
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036
Contact: Laurie B. Milder, Director.
Battered immigrant spouses (and their children) of U.S. citizens or permanent residents can seek a waiver of the mandated conditional residency period if they have filed for permanent residence in the U.S. Volunteer attorneys prepare waiver application and gather supporting evidence.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Eligibility criteria: Clients must be low-income. This is a back-up program to assist agencies who cannot handle the problem. Agencies are requested to contact the program directly when they have an appropriate client.
Payments accepted: FREE.
Languages (other than English): Only English and some Spanish at above phone number; arrangements can be made for Arabic, Chinese, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Yoruba and other languages.