The LAA has provided immigration legal services since 1999, and is one of only two nonprofit legal services providers in Georgia serving the Latino community. We house a full-service immigration law firm at our Atlanta service center and offer services in Lawrenceville and Athens. We offer affordable legal services to help eligible low-income immigrants and asylum seekers obtain immigration benefits in the U.S. Our legal team consists of:

  • 6 full-time attorneys
  • 5 paralegals
  • DOJ-Accredited Representative

FREE Monthly Citizenship Workshops

Upcoming Sessions at Latin American Association
*Location: 2750 Buford Hwy., Atlanta, GA 30324, 2nd floor Computer Lab
**Visit our pre-screening link and register prior to attending:  www.citizenshipworks.org/portal/LAA

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 1:30  – 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 19, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Upcoming Sessions at Lilburn Branch Library
*Location: 4817 Church St., Lilburn, GA 30047)
**Appointment / Registration REQUIRED. To register call (404) 702-0184

  • Friday, April 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Upcoming Sessions at Chamblee Library Branch
*Location: 4115 Clairmont Rd,, Chamblee, GA 30341
**Time: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (for all dates)

  • Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Friday, May 11, 2018
  • Friday, June 8, 2018

FREE Citizenship Course for Green Card Holders (in English)

Thanks to a grant awarded to the LAA by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the LAA’s Immigration Legal Services will now offer a FREE Citizenship Course for Green Card holders eligible for Naturalization (8-week course).

When: Mondays and Wednesdays 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

New Session: Begins Monday, April 9, 2018. Registration opens Monday, April 2, 2018 through Friday, April 6, 2018.

Where:  2750 Buford Hwy. NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30324 Auditorium #2 (Latin American Association)

To register, contact Marlenne Silva at (404) 702-0184 or send an e-mail to msilva@thelaa.org.


N-400 Citizenship Application Assistance Program

citizenship application

Are you a green card holder? Become a citizen and exercise all your rights! The Latin American Association and Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta will provide qualified legal representatives to aid in filling out the US Citizenship Application Form N-400. Certain applicants may also be eligible to have the government filing fees waived.

The aid is FREE and will be offered on the following dates at the Lilburn Branch Library (4817 Church Street Lilburn, GA 30047):

  • Friday, April 10, 2018

For additional clinic details and times, click here.

For a list of required documents and materials to bring, please e-mail events@gwinnettpl.org. For additional information on citizenship eligibility requirements, click here.