Nexus Caridades Expands National Network of Pro-Bono Immigration Attorneys

24 Total Attorneys On Staff to Meet Demand for Enhanced
Representation among Latinos

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nexus Caridades, a national pro-bono legal services
provider within the Nexus Services family of companies, announced this
week the expansion of its legal team featuring ten new immigration
attorneys. The additional staff, which brings the total number of
full-time attorneys on staff to 24 after launching only six months ago,
is a direct response to the great demand in the market for knowledgeable
and qualified representation for immigration and deportation cases.

“Our mission at Nexus Caridades is to help bridge the inequities that
exist within a complicated immigration system and provide excellent
representation to as many of those seeking release as possible,” said
Gordon Turner, Nexus Services General Counsel and Director of Pro Bono
Services. “To further this cause and better serve our clients, we are
rapidly expanding our team, and will work to add more as needed in the
months ahead.”

Nexus Caridades offers free legal counsel to those whose cases are
accepted. Immigrants who find themselves in the following situations may
be eligible for their pro bono legal services:

  • In custody awaiting bond hearings
  • Libre
    by Nexus
    clients in need of assistance, determined on a case by
    case basis
  • Minors, families arrested together, LGBTQ asylum seekers and those
    escaping gang violence

For more information about Nexus Caridades, please visit: www.nexuscaridades.com.

ABOUT LIBRE BY NEXUS AND NEXUS CARIDADES:

Libre
by Nexus
is an ally for undocumented immigrants. They
have offices across the country that serve immigrants in detention and
their families, providing opportunities for detainees to be reunited
with their families. Nexus Caridades is a pro bono legal services
provider to immigrants in removal proceedings. Caridades directly
employs licensed immigration attorneys in Nexus offices across the
country who provide legal assistance to immigrants across the US every
day. All information shared with Nexus Caridades attorneys is private,
and will not be shared with any person or government agency, including
ICE.

Contacts

Pinta for Nexus Caridades
Paulina Hernandez, 914-565-7338
phernandez@pintausa.com