Legal Help

The Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project provides free and low-cost immigration information and legal assistance to low-income Maine residents. ILAP helps Maine's immigrants keep their families together, gain protection from persecution and domestic violence, attain residency and work authorization, and become proud U.S. citizens.

I L A P

309 Cumberland Avenue
Suite 201
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: 207-780-1593


The Refugee and Human Rights Clinic is at the University of Maine School of Law, and is part of the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic. In the Refugee and Human Rights Clinic, student attorneys assist low-income immigrants through a broad range of cases and projects. The course provides direct legal representation and advocacy to immigrants and refugees seeking political asylum and similar protections under federal law, while training future attorneys on how to best serve the legal needs of immigrants.

Refugee and Human Rights Clinic

University of Maine School of Law
246 Deering Ave, Room 520
Portland, ME 04102
Phone: 207-228-8709
Email: clac.info@maine.edu


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The Justice for Women Lecture Series brings a distinguished speaker to Maine annually to present a public lecture and to contribute to a global conversation about justice for women and girls in the developing world. Maine Law serves as a catalyst for justice and learning well beyond the walls of the academy, and the Justice for Women Lecture Series is notable in combining an outstanding public lecture with deep community involvement.

The Justice for Women Lecture Series

University of Maine School of Law
246 Deering Ave, Room 520
Portland, ME 04102
Phone: 207.780.4355
Email: mainelaw@maine.edu