What is asylum?
Asylum allows immigrants located in the US who have a well-grounded fear of returning home to stay in the US lawfully.
You must prove past persecution or a well-grounded fear of persecution due to: race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in a particular group.
You cannot return home to your country.
You must apply within one year from the date you last entered the US with a few exceptions.
How we can help
Powers Law Group has a long history of experience representing clients from various countries for US asylum affirmatively (with asylum office) and defensively (immigration court) including: Venezuela, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Kyrgyzstan, Rwanda, Burundi, Pakistan, Nepal, Zimbabwe, El Salvador, China, Nigeria, Palestine, Angola, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Jordan, and more. If you are interested in learning more about the asylum process, please schedule a consultation with us. Submitting a strong asylum case requires much time and preparation to prepare an application and attach supporting documentation. Since US immigration law is Federal, the firm can represent clients nationwide on asylum claims.
Call Powers Law Group, P.C. at (713) 589-2085 or email [email protected] to see if you have a viable claim for asylum.