The Texas Immigration Law Council is a nonprofit statewide organization founded in 2023.

Our mission is to protect and promote the rights of immigrants and refugees of all nationalities in Texas.

Upcoming Webinar

Pride in Action:

Affirming Representation and Services for LGBTQIA+ Immigrants

June is Pride month! Celebrate with this comprehensive training on LGBTQIA+ cultural awareness and inclusive services. Learn steps to foster safety for LGBTQ+ clients, navigate cultural differences sensitively, and prepare cases through an informed lens. Additionally, explore challenges and legal issues facing queer and trans immigrants. Presenter Gabriel Sanchez (they/she/he), Special Project Director of LGBTQ+ Civil Rights Project at Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, brings extensive experience training immigrant-serving organizations on LGBTQ+ clients. Co-presenter Laura Choi (she/her), staff attorney at Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, has seven years of experience representing immigrant survivors.

Employment Opportunities

The Texas Immigration Law Council exists to protect and promote the rights of immigrants and refugees of all nationalities in Texas. Formed in 2023 Texas Immigration Law Council is a nonpartisan statewide 501(c)(3) organization.

Economic Justice Director

The Economic Justice Director will bring together non-profit legal service providers, community-based organizations, and pro bono attorneys to narrow service gaps across multiple geographies in Texas. Reporting to the Executive Director, the position will provide leadership to manage relationships with nearly a dozen key partners while supporting a dynamic team of over 30 attorney and non-attorney fellows. This position will develop and pilot strategies to increase low-income immigrants access to employment law and other targeted basic civil legal services in various geographies across Texas, including Dallas, Houston and northwest Texas.  

What We Do

We lead strategies to create policies and environments where immigrants and refugees in Texas can access their rights and contribute to the well-being of our nation.

Access to Justice & Assistance

We promote meaningful access to legal assistance for immigrants and refugees in Texas by providing legal resources and technical assistance to legal service providers.

Policy & Coalition Building

We bring together key constituencies of business, law enforcement, faith, law and community groups to advance practical immigration reforms for Texas and our nation.

How We Work

We work across the political spectrum to bring together diverse voices to catalyze consensus on practice immigration solutions for Texas and our nation.

Immigration Legal Resources & Technical Assistance

The Texas Immigration Law Council provides free technical assistance and legal resources to qualifying legal service providers who provide legal services to low-income Texans. Let us know how we can assist.

Texas Immigration Law Council does not provide direct legal advice or assistance. If you need legal help visit Immigration Advocates Network Directory or Texas Law Help’s Legal Directory.

Contact Us

We want to connect with you to protect and promote the rights of immigrants and refugees living in Texas. Please let us know how we can partner and reach you.

Please note, Texas Immigration Law Council does not provide legal advice or individual assistance. If you need legal help visit Immigration Advocates Network Directory or Texas Law Help’s Legal Directory.