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Immigration/Inmigración - Conozca Sus Derechos, Know Your Rights

  • First Lutheran Church of the Trinity 643 West 31st Street Chicago, IL, 60616 United States (map)

Concerned about the future? Your status as a resident? Concerned about a loved one in this time of uncertainity and shifting politics? 

We're in this together. 

Join us for a panel on Civil Rights, Immigration, and Governmental Limitations.

Lawyers will specifically address: 
adjusting your immigration status, 
the path to citizenship, 
documentation for undocumented immigrants, 
wage discrimination, 
police brutality, 
Title VII protection, 
property damage, and
bodily injury.

75 minute panel, followed by questions and answers from you. 

First Trinity seeks to be a sanctuary. All are welcome. 

Translators will be available in Spanish, Mandarin, and Arabic.

Speaker information listed below. 


Who are the speakers? 

Featured Speakers: Alia Boltakke, Mohammad Mahmoudi, Haytham Faraj, and John Joyce.

Alia Boltakke is an Immigration Attorney and co-founder of Boltakke, Mahmoudi & Associates, PLLC. She helps undocumented immigrants gain legal U.S. status, assist immigrants with obtaining green cards, and gaining asylum status. She works to keep families together. 

Contact information: (703) 546-8532

Mohammad Mahmoudi is a trial attorney and co-founder of Boltakke, Mahmoudi & Associates, PLLC. He focuses his law practice on civil litigation and DWI defense. Mr. Mahmoudi represents the people and is licensed to practice law in Virginia and prefers fighting for his clients in a courtroom. He is a proud graduate of the Trial Lawyers College.

Contact information: (703) 546-8532

Haytham Faraj is the founder of the Law Offices of Haytham Faraj. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Faraj was a U.S. Marine. He retired from the service as a Major in the USMC and entered private practice. Mr. Faraj’s office focuses on personal injury and federal defense. He is a proud graduate and faculty member of the Trial Lawyers College.

Contact information: (312) 635-0800

John Joyce has experience managing complex civil litigation and has helped defend criminal clients charged with serious crimes, including murder. He is pursuing his passion for justice as a Chicago Trial Lawyer as the principal of The John Joyce Law Firm. Mr. Joyce served in the U.S. Marine Corp and is a proud graduate of the Trial Lawyers College. 

Contact information: (773) 789-7899