IMMIGRATION LAWYER FOR ASYLUM IN USA
How do I know if I qualify for asylum?
In order to be eligible for asylum you need to be seeking protection because you have suffered persecution or fear that they will suffer persecution due to:
- Membership in a particular social group
- Political opinion
How to apply for asylum?
There are two ways to apply for asylum. Affirmative asylum and defensive asylum. Affirmative asylum is applied through USCIS, when the individual is not in Removal Proceedings. A Defensive Asylum Application is applied through the court when the individual is in Removal Proceedings.
YOU NEED AN ATTORNEY FOR ASYLUM IN USA
Both affirmative and defensive asylum is applied with Form I-589, Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal, within one year of your arrival to the United States.