Counselling in asylum law

I. What we advice...

Preparation for hearings

Our advice on asylum law specifically prepares asylum seekers and refugees for their hearing before the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF).
For this purpose we offer personal counselling interviews for our clients during our office hours.

other asylum-related problems

However, you can also contact us with other concerns regarding the asylum law.
We will then - depending on the case - help you ourselves or, if necessary, we can put you in touch with the responsible contact persons.

II. Your options for requesting legal advice

  1. First you can use the contact form below to contact us in writing.
  2. You can also call us. Please note that no one will pick up the phone at the number below, but you will be immediately forwarded to the mailbox where you can speak to. You can reach us at

    0160 9828 1941.

  3. Finally, you also have the possibility to contact us personally in one of our consultation hours. Please note that we may not have time for you during consultation hours if you have not made an appointment in advance. Please make an appointment beforehand.

III. Procedure of the consultation and consultation hours

Information regarding counselling during the Corona pandemic:
Please note that due to the Corona crisis we currently only provide consultation via e-mail. In individual cases, however, a personal consultation can be arranged.

verbal consultation

Consultation is regularly provided verbally in personal consultations during our consultation hours. Our consultation hours are the following:

1. consultation hour:

Time: Every Wednesday from 18.00 - 21.00 h, during the semester break from 18.00 - 20.00 h

Location: Rooms of the "Asylarbeitskreis", Plöck 101, 69117 Heidelberg

2. consultation hour:

Time: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 20.00 h

Location: Asylcafé Mannheim, Mittelstraße 24, 68169 Mannheim

Changes to our consultation hours will be announced on our homepage.

Please note that we may not have time for you during consultation hours if you have not made an appointment in advance. Please make an appointment in advance.

written consultation

Furthermore, we also offer advice via e-mail. This possibility is especially aimed at refugees, volunteers and full-time staff with more profound questions. You can reach us via the contact form below.

Pro Bono Heidelberg e.V.

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Tell us your problem...

and use this contact form to make a consultation request:

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