Office of Immigrant Services

The Office of Immigrant Services provides low bono immigration legal services to the immigrant and refugee communities of East Tennessee. Our services include family reunification, naturalization and citizenship, humanitarian services such as asylum and services for unaccompanied minors, relief for survivors of domestic violence, trafficking and other crimes and much more. 
 
OIS also offers info sessions to educate the immigrant and non-immigrant communities of East Tennessee.

Are you looking for either low bono or pro bono legal representation? We are here to help. If you are in need of one of these services, or if you have questions about immigration, please click the “contact us” button to schedule a consultation.

In 2023 We Served

Women Survivors

Children

Refugees

We Filed 75 Applications for Asylum

  • Afghanistan 22% 22%
  • Ukraine 51% 51%
  • Venezuela 3% 3%
  • Columbia 8% 8%
  • Honduras 3% 3%
  • Russia 2% 2%
  • Nicaragua 4% 4%

Countries of Origin of Our Clients

  • Afghanistan 7.1% 7.1%
  • Ukraine 8.2% 8.2%
  • Guatemala 9.2% 9.2%
  • Democratic Republic of Congo 10.2% 10.2%
  • Cuba 10.2% 10.2%
  • Mexico 45.9% 45.9%
  • Other 2% 2%

Johnson City Office
(423) 328-7074

Knoxville Office
(865) 971-3550

Chattanooga Office
(423) 826-0663

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