CLINIC’s National Pro Bono Project for Children seeks pro bono attorneys for the cases below. For more information or to represent a child, please contact Silvana Arista at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-635-5811.
*The Project provides one-on-one technical assistance and mentoring to pro bono attorneys providing representation.*
Project Case # 11-503-725
Child’s Location: Raleigh
Deadlines: Third master calendar hearing on 10/25/2011at 8:30a.m. before IJ Holmes Simmons
Potential Relief: Asylum
Child is a 17 year old boy from El Salvador. He fled to the U.S. because gang members were threatening him and his family. His friend was attacked by a gang member when he didn’t give him money. His family was forced to move to a different city because the gang threatened to kill them if they did not abandon their home. Child fled to the U.S. because he feared for his safety.