La Casa Amiga Legal Clinic

The La Casa Amiga Legal Clinic provides many immigration legal services, such as family reunification, adjustment of status, citizenship, asylum, and removal defense, to community members from southeast Michigan, regardless of immigration status. The expertise of our team is available to the public without referral, and services are offered on a sliding scale fee basis.


76 Williams St.
Pontiac, MI 48341


Clients are seen by appointment only.
Call (248) 338-4250, ext. 4126 to schedule an appointment.
Or email Michel Lopez Hernandez at to schedule a visit. 


  • Citizenship applications.
  • Representation for individuals who fear persecution in their home country.
  • Assistance with status changes for refugees and asylees.
  • Family-based visa petitions.
  • Representation for unaccompanied minors.
  • Employment authorization.
  • Assistance in addressing deportation/removal proceedings.
  • Community presentations on immigration issues.
  • Other immigration legal matters.


Immigration Consult $30
Consultation Requiring Follow-Up $70
Legal Representation at USCIS Interview $140
Immigration/ CBP/ ICE/ EOIR Information Request $70
Criminal Background Check $70

Click here for a full list of services and fees

Meet Our Attorneys and Legal Clinic Staff

Rebecca L Olszewski
Attorney at Law and Clinic Director 

(248) 338-4250, ext. 3701

Email Rebecca

Susan Gerrits
Attorney at Law

(248) 338-4250, ext. 4019

Email Susan

Michel Lopez Hernandez

(248) 338-4250, ext. 4126

Email Michel