Ethical and Regulatory Boundaries for Partially Accredited DOJ Representatives in Assisting Noncitizens in Immigration Court

Last Updated

February 8, 2024

As demand for affordable immigration legal services continues to outweigh capacity, nonprofit providers are increasingly called upon to assist noncitizens in removal proceedings. To address the large demand, pro se assistance has become a popular service delivery model. This practice pointer addresses the assistance that partially accredited representatives can provide to noncitizens in removal proceedings under the federal immigration regulations.