Jeffrey O’Brien represents asylum clients from all over the world. The following are examples of asylum cases undertaken by this law office:
Young father from Nepal who was beaten and threatened because of his political party and for his refusal to join the communists.
Christian from Pakistan who was persecuted for his religious beliefs.
Woman from Africa who opposed the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (female circumcision) who had the practice done to her.
Father from Ethiopia who was imprisoned and beaten by the government for political beliefs.
Political and religious young man from Kenya who was pursued by terrorists because of his beliefs.
Young man from Eritrea who was imprisoned by the government because they thought he was leaving the country and a political opponent.
Nepali man who was kidnapped and tortured because he would not support the Maoist political party.
Asylum may be obtained in two ways: affirmatively through a USCIS Asylum Officer or defensively in removal proceedings before an immigration judge of the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) of the Department of Justice.
To find out more, you can reach us through the CONTACT page. *Some individuals will qualify for reduced fees based on income.