Immigration Lawyers/Legal Assistance

The individuals and business listed here provide services for assisting with immigration paperwork, legal issues for non-residents and/or multi-lingual services. Inclusion on this page does not constitute an endorsement by the Iowa International Center.

To search for immigration lawyers in the U.S., go to the American Immigration Lawyer website: http://www.ailalawyer.com/

Iowa Justice for our Neighbors provides immigration legal services, education and advocacy:
http://www.iajfon.org/

Iowa Legal Aid provides free legal help for civil law issues for low-income Iowans. This includes health issues, rights of individuals, and waivers:http://www.iowalegalaid.org/

United States Comittee for Refugees and Immigrants Des Moines Field Ofice (USCRI - Des Moines) is a leading expert in providing refuge resetlement services and wraparound suport to local refuges and immigrants in Central Iowa. All legal services and consultations wil be provided free of charge to qualifying individuals and language services are available. An appointment or referal can be made by contacting the USCRI Legal Services staf by email at:legal@uscri-desmoines.org, or by calling the Legal Assistant, Balkisa Mohamed, at 515-528-7525, ext. 2507.   For more information, visit: http://refugees.org/field-office/des-moines/  Click here to download a List of Immigration Lawyers.

Ames

Barten Law Office
1212 McCormick Ave., Suite 100
PO 160
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515.233.4388
Fax: 515.233.5911
Email: immigration@bartenlawoffice.com
Wbsite: http://www.immigrationiowa.com/
Languages: Spanish

Cedar Rapids

Iowa Legal Aid
317 7th Avenue S.E.
Suite 404
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
319.364.6108
Languages: Spanish/English, Bosnian/Bonsai, Arabic

Justice for Our Neighbors
Lovely Lane UMC
2424 42nd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: 319.294.1161
Email: dnigdon39@gmail.com
Website: http://www.iajfon.org/
Coordinator: Dorthy Higdon

Justice for our Neighbors
1035 3rd Avenue SE, Suite 106
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Phone: 319.366.4188
Fax: 319.366.4016(Fax/call before faxing)
Spanish

Cedar Falls

Brost Law Office
Gunda J. Brost, Attorney at law
902 W. 12th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Phone: 319.266.3668
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/brostimmigrationlawoffices/

Columbus Junction

Justice for Our Neighbors
517 2nd Street
Columbus Junction, IA 52738
Phone: 319.728.2669
E-mail: jmgerot@lakeodessa.net
Website: http://www.iajfon.org/
Contact: Marsha Gerot

Council Bluffs

Iowa Legal Aid- Southwest Iowa Regional Office
532 First Avenue
Suite 300
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Toll-free phone: 1.800.432.9229
Local phone: 712.328.3982
E-mail: lheithoff@iowalaw.org
Contact: Lee Heithoff

Davenport

Catholic Charities Immigration Program
780 W. Central Park Avenue
Davenport, IA 52804
Phone: 563.324.1911
http://www.davenportdiocese.org/socialaction/saimmigrationprogram.htm
Email: communication@davenportdiocese.org
Language: Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid- HELP Legal Assistance
736 Federal Street
Suite 1401
Davenport, IA 52803
Phone: 800.627.1596
E-mail: jswanberg@iowalaw.org
Contact: Janelle Swanberg

Decorah

Justice for our neighbors
1st UMC
302 Broadway St.
Decorah, IA, 52101
Phone: 563.419.6795
Contact: Kathleen Mitchell
E-mail: kathimitchell1959@gmail.com

Des Moines

American Friends Service Committee
Immigrant Rights Program

4211 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Phone: 515.274.4851. ext. 22
Email: afscdesm@afsc.org
Website: http://www.afsc.org/office/des-moines-ia
Contact: Kathleen McDullen

Arriaga Law Office, PC
1300 21st Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
Phone: 515.727.4054
Fax: 515.727.4230
Spanish

Benzoni Law Office, P.L.C.
2912 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310
Phone: 515.271.5730
Fax: 515.274.2300
Email: justice@benzonilaw.com
benzonilaw.com/
Spanish

Davis Brown Law Firm 

215 10th Street, St.1300

Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: 515.288.2500
Fax: 515.243.0654
Contact(s): 

  • Lori Chesser
  • Marina S. Grabchuk
  • Elizabeth S. Van Arkel
  • Denise R. Claton
  • Nikki Mordini
    E-mail: LTC@lawiowa.com
    Website: www.davisbrownlaw.com

Dickey & Campbell
301 E. Walnut St., Ste. 1
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: 515.288.5008
Email: initialconsultation@dickeycampbell.com
Language: Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid Central Iowa Region Office
1111 9th Street, Suite 230
Des Moines, IA 50314
1.800.532.1503
515.280.3636
E-mail: dgroenenboom@iowalaw.org
Contact: Dennis Groenenboom

Justice for Our Neighbors
P.O. Box 41006
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Law Office of Sonia Parras PLLC   

Sonia Parras Konrad, Attorney at Law
2925 Ingersoll Ave, Suite #7
Des Moines, IA 50312
Phone: 515.255.9317 
Email: justice@soniaparraslaw.com
Website: http://soniaparraslawfirm.com/
English & Spanish

Michael Said, Attorney-at-Law
5001 S.W. 9th
Suite D-3
Des Moines, IA 50315
Phone: 515.974.1553
Fax: 515.974.0996
Email: msaid@saidlaw.com
http://www.saidlaw.com
Spanish

Midwest Legal Immigration Project
2912 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310
Phone: 515.271.5730

Iowa Justice for Our Neighbors Clinics
Grace UMC
3700 Cottage Grove Ave.
Des Moines, IA, 50311
Phone: 515.255.9809
Contact: Mary Ellen Barber
E-mail: 3m.ebarber@gmail.com

Ta-Yu Yang
811 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: 515.280.8535
tayuyang@cs.com
Spanish & Mandarin

Dubuque

Iowa Legal Aid- Northeast Iowa Regional Office
799 Main Street
Suite 280
Dubuque, IA 52001
1.800.942.4619
563.588.4653
Contact: Came O'Connor
E-mail: gkleurman@iowalaw.org

Fairfield

James D. Pearson, P.C.
506 N. 4th St,.
Fairfield, IA 52556
Phone: 641.472.6095
Fax: 641.472.2855
Email: info@pearsonlaw.com
www.pearsonlaw.com/
Spanish

Grinnell

Boliver Law Firm
717 5th St.
Grinnell, IA, 50112
Phone: 641.236.4630

Iowa City

Cole & Vondra, PC
209 E. Washington St., Ste. 305
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.358.1900
Fax: 319.358.1902
http://www.colevondra.com/
Spanish

Foster Law Office
720 South Dubuque Street, Suite 1
PO Box 720
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.383.0405
Toll-Free: 866-781-3971
Fax: 319-339-7712
E-mail: cjfoster@cjfosterlaw.com
Website: www.fosterlaw.com

Frank Santiago
220 Lafayette Street, Suite 150
Iowa City, IA 52240
319.339.4218
Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid Iowa City Regional Office
1700 South 1st Avenue
Suite 10
Iowa City, IA 52240
Contact: Jan Rutledge
Phone: 1-800.272.0008
Local phone: 319.351.6570
Website: jrutledge@iowalaw.org

Lazara Law Office
1556 S. 1st Avenue, Ste. R
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.337.4090
inslaw@mchsi.com

University of Iowa College of Law Immigration Clinical Program
380 Boyd Law Building
Melrose & Byington Streets
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319.335.9023
Fax: 319.353.5445
Asylum, deportation & misdemeanor criminal cases only
law-legal-clinic@uiowa.edu
www.law.uiowa.edu

Mason City

Iowa Legal Aid-North Central Iowa Regional Office
600 1st Street NW
Suite 103
Mason City, IA 50401
800.392.0021
641.423.4651
Contact: Diane DiPietro Wilson
E-mail: dwilson@iowalaw.org

Marshalltown

Boliver Law Firm
2414 S. 2nd St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158
Phone 1: 641.752.7757
Phone 2: 641-752-6597
http://www.boliverlaw.com/Practice-Areas/Immigration.shtml
Spanish

Muscatine

Allchin Law Office, PLLC
1500 Plaza Place
Suite 107
P.O. Box 1603
Muscatine, IA 52761
Phone: 563.265.1589
Fax: 888.389.4831
www.allchinlaw.com
Spanish

Diversity Service Center of Iowa
119 Sycamore Street
Suite 420
Muscatine, IA 52761
563.264.8883
Fax: 563.264.8088
Website: sites.google.com/site/diversityservicecenterofiowa
Email: dscimuscatine@gmail.com

Omaha (Nebraska)

KasabyNichols
308 South 19th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68102
Phone: 402.884.0700
Fax: 402.614.5926
www.kasaby.com
contact@kasaby.com

Arabic, French, Spanish

Ottumwa

Iowa Legal Aid South East Regional Office
112 East 3rd Street
Ottumwa, IA 52501
800.452.0007
641.683.3166
Contact: Michelle Hayt Swanstrom
E-mail: mswanstrom@iowalaw.org

Justice for our neighbors
Wesley United MC
430 2nd St.
Ottumwa, IA, 52501
Phone: 641.689.3731
Contact: Carol Ryon
E-mail: wesleyumcottumwa@gmail.com

Perry

Trey Sucher
1113 2nd Street
Perry, IA 50220
515.726.1889
Fax: 866-897-9959
www.treysucherlaw.com
Email: trey@treysucherlaw.com

Sioux Center

Oostra, Bierma & Van Engen Law Firm
32 6th St. NW
Sioux Center, IA 51250
Phone: 712.722.2424
Fax: 712.722.2480
amandab@sc-law.com
Spanish

Sioux City

Iowa Legal Aid Northwest Regional Office
520 Nebraska Street
Suite 337
Sioux City, IA 51101
800.352.0017
712.277.8686
Contact: Frank Tenuta
E-mail: ftenuta@iowa.org

Mary Treglia Community House
900 Jennings Street
Sioux City, IA 51105
712.258.5137
www.marytreglia.org
Languages: Multiple languages

Priscilla E Forsyth
505 Fifth Street, Ste 400
Sioux City, IA 51101
Phone: 712.224.2371
Toll-Free: 877.863.2371
Fax: 712.224.2372
pforsyth@priscillaforsythlaw.com
www.priscillaforsythlaw.com

Spanish

Red Oak

Billings & Mensen
Ivan E. Miller
111 E. Reed Street PO Box 76
Red Oak, IA 51566
Phone: 712.623.4844
Fax: 712.623.4133
Email: imiller@iabar.org
http://www.billingsandmensenredoak.com/

Storm Lake

Justice for Our Neighbors
SL UMC 211
E. 3rd Street
Storm Lake, IA 50588
Phone: 712.732.7783
Contact: Mary Fields
E-mail: mfields@iw.net
http://www.iajfon.org/

Waterloo

Iowa Legal Aid Regional Office
607 Sycamore
Suite 708
Waterloo, IA 50703
800.772.0039
319.235.7008
Contact: Vivian Meyer Betts
E-mail: vmbetts@iowa.law.org

West Liberty

Trey Sucher
311 W. Rainbow Drive
Suite C3
West Liberty, IA 52776
319.333.4711
www.treysucherlaw.com
Email: trey@treysucherlaw.com

Immigration Lawyers/Legal Assistance

The individuals and business listed here provide services for assisting with immigration paperwork, legal issues for non-residents and/or multi-lingual services. Inclusion on this page does not constitute an endorsement by the Iowa International Center.

To search for immigration lawyers in the U.S., go to the American Immigration Lawyer website: http://www.ailalawyer.com/

Iowa Justice for our Neighbors provides immigration legal services, education and advocacy:
http://www.iajfon.org/

Iowa Legal Aid provides free legal help for civil law issues for low-income Iowans. This includes health issues, rights of individuals, and waivers:http://www.iowalegalaid.org/

United States Comittee for Refugees and Immigrants Des Moines Field Ofice (USCRI - Des Moines) is a leading expert in providing refuge resetlement services and wraparound suport to local refuges and immigrants in Central Iowa. All legal services and consultations wil be provided free of charge to qualifying individuals and language services are available. An appointment or referal can be made by contacting the USCRI Legal Services staf by email at:legal@uscri-desmoines.org, or by calling the Legal Assistant, Balkisa Mohamed, at 515-528-7525, ext. 2507.   For more information, visit: http://refugees.org/field-office/des-moines/  Click here to download a List of Immigration Lawyers.

Ames

Barten Law Office
1212 McCormick Ave., Suite 100
PO 160
Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515.233.4388
Fax: 515.233.5911
Email: immigration@bartenlawoffice.com
Wbsite: http://www.immigrationiowa.com/
Languages: Spanish

Cedar Rapids

Iowa Legal Aid
317 7th Avenue S.E.
Suite 404
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
319.364.6108
Languages: Spanish/English, Bosnian/Bonsai, Arabic

Justice for Our Neighbors
Lovely Lane UMC
2424 42nd NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone: 319.294.1161
Email: dnigdon39@gmail.com
Website: http://www.iajfon.org/
Coordinator: Dorthy Higdon

Justice for our Neighbors
1035 3rd Avenue SE, Suite 106
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Phone: 319.366.4188
Fax: 319.366.4016(Fax/call before faxing)
Spanish

Cedar Falls

Brost Law Office
Gunda J. Brost, Attorney at law
902 W. 12th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Phone: 319.266.3668
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/brostimmigrationlawoffices/

Columbus Junction

Justice for Our Neighbors
517 2nd Street
Columbus Junction, IA 52738
Phone: 319.728.2669
E-mail: jmgerot@lakeodessa.net
Website: http://www.iajfon.org/
Contact: Marsha Gerot

Council Bluffs

Iowa Legal Aid- Southwest Iowa Regional Office
532 First Avenue
Suite 300
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Toll-free phone: 1.800.432.9229
Local phone: 712.328.3982
E-mail: lheithoff@iowalaw.org
Contact: Lee Heithoff

Davenport

Catholic Charities Immigration Program
780 W. Central Park Avenue
Davenport, IA 52804
Phone: 563.324.1911
http://www.davenportdiocese.org/socialaction/saimmigrationprogram.htm
Email: communication@davenportdiocese.org
Language: Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid- HELP Legal Assistance
736 Federal Street
Suite 1401
Davenport, IA 52803
Phone: 800.627.1596
E-mail: jswanberg@iowalaw.org
Contact: Janelle Swanberg

Decorah

Justice for our neighbors
1st UMC
302 Broadway St.
Decorah, IA, 52101
Phone: 563.419.6795
Contact: Kathleen Mitchell
E-mail: kathimitchell1959@gmail.com

Des Moines

American Friends Service Committee
Immigrant Rights Program

4211 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Phone: 515.274.4851. ext. 22
Email: afscdesm@afsc.org
Website: http://www.afsc.org/office/des-moines-ia
Contact: Kathleen McDullen

Arriaga Law Office, PC
1300 21st Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
Phone: 515.727.4054
Fax: 515.727.4230
Spanish

Benzoni Law Office, P.L.C.
2912 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310
Phone: 515.271.5730
Fax: 515.274.2300
Email: justice@benzonilaw.com
benzonilaw.com/
Spanish

Davis Brown Law Firm 

215 10th Street, St.1300

Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: 515.288.2500
Fax: 515.243.0654
Contact(s): 

  • Lori Chesser
  • Marina S. Grabchuk
  • Elizabeth S. Van Arkel
  • Denise R. Claton
  • Nikki Mordini
    E-mail: LTC@lawiowa.com
    Website: www.davisbrownlaw.com

Dickey & Campbell
301 E. Walnut St., Ste. 1
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: 515.288.5008
Email: initialconsultation@dickeycampbell.com
Language: Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid Central Iowa Region Office
1111 9th Street, Suite 230
Des Moines, IA 50314
1.800.532.1503
515.280.3636
E-mail: dgroenenboom@iowalaw.org
Contact: Dennis Groenenboom

Justice for Our Neighbors
P.O. Box 41006
Des Moines, Iowa 50311

Law Office of Sonia Parras PLLC   

Sonia Parras Konrad, Attorney at Law
2925 Ingersoll Ave, Suite #7
Des Moines, IA 50312
Phone: 515.255.9317 
Email: justice@soniaparraslaw.com
Website: http://soniaparraslawfirm.com/
English & Spanish

Michael Said, Attorney-at-Law
5001 S.W. 9th
Suite D-3
Des Moines, IA 50315
Phone: 515.974.1553
Fax: 515.974.0996
Email: msaid@saidlaw.com
http://www.saidlaw.com
Spanish

Midwest Legal Immigration Project
2912 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50310
Phone: 515.271.5730

Iowa Justice for Our Neighbors Clinics
Grace UMC
3700 Cottage Grove Ave.
Des Moines, IA, 50311
Phone: 515.255.9809
Contact: Mary Ellen Barber
E-mail: 3m.ebarber@gmail.com

Ta-Yu Yang
811 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: 515.280.8535
tayuyang@cs.com
Spanish & Mandarin

Dubuque

Iowa Legal Aid- Northeast Iowa Regional Office
799 Main Street
Suite 280
Dubuque, IA 52001
1.800.942.4619
563.588.4653
Contact: Came O'Connor
E-mail: gkleurman@iowalaw.org

Fairfield

James D. Pearson, P.C.
506 N. 4th St,.
Fairfield, IA 52556
Phone: 641.472.6095
Fax: 641.472.2855
Email: info@pearsonlaw.com
www.pearsonlaw.com/
Spanish

Grinnell

Boliver Law Firm
717 5th St.
Grinnell, IA, 50112
Phone: 641.236.4630

Iowa City

Cole & Vondra, PC
209 E. Washington St., Ste. 305
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.358.1900
Fax: 319.358.1902
http://www.colevondra.com/
Spanish

Foster Law Office
720 South Dubuque Street, Suite 1
PO Box 720
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.383.0405
Toll-Free: 866-781-3971
Fax: 319-339-7712
E-mail: cjfoster@cjfosterlaw.com
Website: www.fosterlaw.com

Frank Santiago
220 Lafayette Street, Suite 150
Iowa City, IA 52240
319.339.4218
Spanish

Iowa Legal Aid Iowa City Regional Office
1700 South 1st Avenue
Suite 10
Iowa City, IA 52240
Contact: Jan Rutledge
Phone: 1-800.272.0008
Local phone: 319.351.6570
Website: jrutledge@iowalaw.org

Lazara Law Office
1556 S. 1st Avenue, Ste. R
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319.337.4090
inslaw@mchsi.com

University of Iowa College of Law Immigration Clinical Program
380 Boyd Law Building
Melrose & Byington Streets
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319.335.9023
Fax: 319.353.5445
Asylum, deportation & misdemeanor criminal cases only
law-legal-clinic@uiowa.edu
www.law.uiowa.edu

Mason City

Iowa Legal Aid-North Central Iowa Regional Office
600 1st Street NW
Suite 103
Mason City, IA 50401
800.392.0021
641.423.4651
Contact: Diane DiPietro Wilson
E-mail: dwilson@iowalaw.org

Marshalltown

Boliver Law Firm
2414 S. 2nd St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158
Phone 1: 641.752.7757
Phone 2: 641-752-6597
http://www.boliverlaw.com/Practice-Areas/Immigration.shtml
Spanish

Muscatine

Allchin Law Office, PLLC
1500 Plaza Place
Suite 107
P.O. Box 1603
Muscatine, IA 52761
Phone: 563.265.1589
Fax: 888.389.4831
www.allchinlaw.com
Spanish

Diversity Service Center of Iowa
119 Sycamore Street
Suite 420
Muscatine, IA 52761
563.264.8883
Fax: 563.264.8088
Website: sites.google.com/site/diversityservicecenterofiowa
Email: dscimuscatine@gmail.com

Omaha (Nebraska)

KasabyNichols
308 South 19th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68102
Phone: 402.884.0700
Fax: 402.614.5926
www.kasaby.com
contact@kasaby.com

Arabic, French, Spanish

Ottumwa

Iowa Legal Aid South East Regional Office
112 East 3rd Street
Ottumwa, IA 52501
800.452.0007
641.683.3166
Contact: Michelle Hayt Swanstrom
E-mail: mswanstrom@iowalaw.org

Justice for our neighbors
Wesley United MC
430 2nd St.
Ottumwa, IA, 52501
Phone: 641.689.3731
Contact: Carol Ryon
E-mail: wesleyumcottumwa@gmail.com

Perry

Trey Sucher
1113 2nd Street
Perry, IA 50220
515.726.1889
Fax: 866-897-9959
www.treysucherlaw.com
Email: trey@treysucherlaw.com

Sioux Center

Oostra, Bierma & Van Engen Law Firm
32 6th St. NW
Sioux Center, IA 51250
Phone: 712.722.2424
Fax: 712.722.2480
amandab@sc-law.com
Spanish

Sioux City

Iowa Legal Aid Northwest Regional Office
520 Nebraska Street
Suite 337
Sioux City, IA 51101
800.352.0017
712.277.8686
Contact: Frank Tenuta
E-mail: ftenuta@iowa.org

Mary Treglia Community House
900 Jennings Street
Sioux City, IA 51105
712.258.5137
www.marytreglia.org
Languages: Multiple languages

Priscilla E Forsyth
505 Fifth Street, Ste 400
Sioux City, IA 51101
Phone: 712.224.2371
Toll-Free: 877.863.2371
Fax: 712.224.2372
pforsyth@priscillaforsythlaw.com
www.priscillaforsythlaw.com

Spanish

Red Oak

Billings & Mensen
Ivan E. Miller
111 E. Reed Street PO Box 76
Red Oak, IA 51566
Phone: 712.623.4844
Fax: 712.623.4133
Email: imiller@iabar.org
http://www.billingsandmensenredoak.com/

Storm Lake

Justice for Our Neighbors
SL UMC 211
E. 3rd Street
Storm Lake, IA 50588
Phone: 712.732.7783
Contact: Mary Fields
E-mail: mfields@iw.net
http://www.iajfon.org/

Waterloo

Iowa Legal Aid Regional Office
607 Sycamore
Suite 708
Waterloo, IA 50703
800.772.0039
319.235.7008
Contact: Vivian Meyer Betts
E-mail: vmbetts@iowa.law.org

West Liberty

Trey Sucher
311 W. Rainbow Drive
Suite C3
West Liberty, IA 52776
319.333.4711
www.treysucherlaw.com
Email: trey@treysucherlaw.com