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PAIR provides free immigration services to indigent asylum-seekers and detained immigrants, assuring fairness and access to justice. Tax ID 22-3003501


Formed in 1989, the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project, provides free legal services to asylum-seekers and promotes the rights of detained immigrants across Massachusetts.

Our services include pro bono representation of asylum-seekers and immigration detainees​​​​​, referrals to reduced-fee ​immigration attorneys, asylum intake, "Know Your Rights" presentations in detention centers across MA and in the greater Boston community, and legal trainings. PAIR serves over 1,400 clients a year by recruiting, training, and mentoring ​​​volunteer attorneys who take PAIR asylum and detention cases.

PAIR can provide hope and a new beginning to asylum-seekers, torture survivors and immigration detainees only with your help. Please visit our website for more information and to see how you can partner with us.