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Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands (Nashville Office)

  • Location:
    1321 Murfreesboro Pike
    Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37217
  • Phone:
    (615) 244-6610
  • Toll-free:
  • Fax:
    (615) 244-4920
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls
  • Appointments accepted:

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands is a nonprofit organization that provides legal services to low-income individuals.

Counties served: Bedford, Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, Dekalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Overton, Perry, Pickett, Putnam, Robertson, Rutherford, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, White, Williamson, Wilson

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: T visas, U visas, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions
Types of immigration legal services provided: Filings with USCIS, Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
Other areas of legal assistance: Consumer, Family & Juvenile, Health, Housing, Public Benefits
Non-legal services: Legal Orientation Programs (LOP) / Know Your Rights Presentations (KYR), Referrals to other services
Populations served: Domestic Violence Victims, Human Trafficking Survivors, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: Immigration services are primarily available to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, trafficking, or torture survivors. Services are subject to LSC restrictions.

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 1
Is organization BIA recognized? No
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 1

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? No
Network affiliations: American Immigration Lawyers Association, Asista, Immigration Advocates Network