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Ozment Law - Nashville, TN

Nashville Immigration and Immigration Defense
1214 Murfreesboro PikeNashville, TN 37217-2411
Accepts Credit Cards
Ozment Law Law Firm Overview
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Ozment Law is a law firm focusing on legal services for immigrants since 1999. Nationally known, it has represented clients from 11 different states It perpares immigration petitions for the Immigration Service and the Department of Labor, defends immigrants in Immigration Court, consults with and defends immigrants in criminal court, and prosecutes civil rights claims for persons whose constitutional rights are violated.  Ozment Law has also been at the forefront of protecting the immigrant community from government over-reaching, such as (a) forcing the termination of Nashville's infamous 287(g) program  which resulted in the deportation of over 8000 immigrants (many of whom were fathers of little U.S. Citizen children)  for minor offenses such as driving without a license or fishing without a license, and (b) forcing the end of unconstitutional and oppressive tactics by Immigration and Customs Enforcement such as forcible home entries without a warrant. Ozment Law was counsel for Juana Villegas, successfully obtaining a U Visa for her after she was shackled during labor and refused a breast pump after delivery of her baby.

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Practice Areas
Immigration and Immigration Defense 75%Criminal Representation of Immigrants 20%Civil / Constitutional Rights 5%
Litigation
50%
Languages
EnglishSpanish
Previous Law Firm Name
Immigration Law Offices of Elliott Ozment
Classes and Seminars
Legal History of U.S. Immigration, Vanderbilt Law School (LLM Class), - 2014
Challenging ICE Detainers, American Immigration Lawyers Association, - 2014
People
Attorneys
Ozment, Elliott (Founder and Managing Attorney) Eichler, Bethany Eva (Associate) York II, William PatrickDendy, Aaron Phillip (Attorney)
Office Information
Address
1214 Murfreesboro PikeNashville, TN 37217-2411
Phone
615-321-8888
Fax
615-321-5230
Accepts Credit Cards
Yes
Office Hours
8:30 AM -- 5:30 PM
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Lawyers at Ozment Law nominated to a Super Lawyers® list
Honors
Lawyer of the Year Award from National Immigration Project (Elliott Ozment), - 2012Harris A. Gilbert Award Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year by Tennessee Bar Association (Elliott Ozment), - 2012
Representative Clients
Mexican Consulate in Atlanta, GANashville Area Hispanic Chamber of CommerceJuana Villegas (Shackled During Labor)
Published
Articles
Motions to Suppress -- Protecting Immigrants' Constitutional Rights, Immigrant Legal Resource Center, 2nd Edition, 2013
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Firm Address
Phone:
615-321-8888
Fax:
615-321-5230
1214 Murfreesboro PikeNashville, TN 37217-2411