Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Community Legal Advocate - Hindi


Farhana Shahid is a Community Legal Advocate at Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA. She provides assistance in searching and securing resources and addressing matters related to family law, immigration, citizenship, domestic violence, employment, and discrimination. She is bilingual in English and Hindi/Urdu.

She has worked at South Asian organizations as a Lead Community Advocate for over 14 years after receiving her Bachelor Degree from Pakistan in Political Science and Associate Degree in Computer Information System from El Camino College Torrance, CA.

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
हिंदी 855.971.2552


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.