Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Project Director

Kim, Esq.

Carolyn Kim is the Project Director of the Citizenship Virtual Review Project and a licensed attorney. Carolyn joined the organization in 2011 as a staff attorney providing family law and immigration representation to domestic violence survivors. In 2014, she became the supervisor of the Asian Language Legal Intake Project which provides legal assistance to limited English proficient callers through eight toll-free legal helplines.

Carolyn earned her B.A. from Northwestern University and her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. During law school, she was a member of the Fordham Law Review and also worked with the New York Legal Assistance Group’s Immigrant Protection Unit and the ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project.  

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

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583

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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.