Immigration forms

How much does an immigration lawyer charge to file asylum

The fees for immigration lawyer services in US are relatively steep if you want to receive help when filing Form I-589, Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal.

Just filing an asylum form might cost you at least around 25-300 dollars depending on the city and the expertise of you lawyer.

If you legally entered the US (meaning you entered the US territory with a valid visa) and you want to apply for affirmative asylum, you might consider filing the form yourself. We recommend you to spend a little more time learning what information you must provide on the form. Given that USCIS provides detailed instructions on how to fill out any forms, it’s unlikely that you make a mistake.

However, if you’re going through the defensive asylum and run the risk of being removed from the US, it’s best to ask for help from an immigration lawyer to increase your chances.

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