Our services

Our primary goal is to treat the refugees, asylees, and immigrants among us with the respect and dignity they deserve. We believe that no human being is illegal, and that every person deserves equal representation and access to legal services, regardless of status.

New Clients

If this is your first time seeking our services, you can book an appointment online for an initial screening to determine eligibility. We offer first time appointments on Tuesdays and Fridays. Please enter the information for the person seeking the consultation so we can confirm your appointment as soon as possible. Consultation cost is $45 paid at the time of the appointment. We accept credit or debit card. Free legal immigration services are available to any and all clients who qualify. If you are currently receiving public benefits or if you are under 125% of the poverty guideline, please bring proof of income or public benefits at the time of your appointment to receive a free consultation.

Existing Clients

If you already have an open case with us, or have already received an initial consultation, please contact your case manager / attorney directly for a follow up appointment. You can also complete the inquiry below and we will reach out within 72 business hours.

About Immigration Legal Services

Immigration Legal Services (ILS) of Catholic Charities Dallas was established in 1975 in response to the growing number of immigrants moving to the North Texas area.

Program caseworkers are committed to help individuals understand the immigration law and to know their rights under the law.

The program provides a broad range of immigration representation to immigrants and their families.


  • Address: 1421 W. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75247
  • By appointment only: call 214-634-7182 to schedule an appointment
  • Initial consultation fee: $45 – $80 depending on subject
  • Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Immigration Legal Services

  • Family Visa petitions
  • Adjustment of status applications
  • Consular Visa Processing
  • Representation of survivors of domestic violence/victims of violent crimes
  • Representation of certain unaccompanied minors in removal proceedings

Volunteer with Immigration Legal Services

Volunteers are essential for providing services to the families we serve. Catholic Charities Dallas seeks the assistance of pro bono attorneys for both litigation and administrative cases. CCD also accepts law student volunteers during the summer and during the school year. For general volunteer inquires, click the button. For pro bono attorneys and law students, please fill out the form below.

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Help Us Meet the Need

Your gift can change someone’s life today. When you donate to CCD, you enable individuals to access legal resources and representation.


Sponsors a day of free immigration consultations


Covers the fee of a green card application


Helps a family of four receive required immigration medical exams


Covers the filing fees for 10 DACA renewals


Sponsors the citizenship application filing fee for 13 seniors