Attorney Andy Powell was awarded the 2022 Pro Bono Award by the American
American Gateways is an organization dedicated to providing legal services to immigrants,
refugees, and survivors of persecution, torture, conflict and human trafficking.
They are comprised of many highly skilled attorneys, doctors, counselors,
and other professionals who all volunteer their time and expertise. The
organization serves low-income immigrant communities in Austin, San Antonio,
Waco, and throughout Central Texas.
Andy Powell has been involved with the organization for the last three
years. He first came into contact with the organization at a presentation
at the Waco Rotary Club. He has volunteered his knowledge and skills in
the realm of immigration law, assisting in asylum cases and other legal
“I greatly enjoy working with American Gateways on a pro bono basis”,
NHSL attorneys Jacqueline Altman and Stephanie Potter, have also been involved
with American Gateways in the past, assisting in asylum cases on a pro