Amanda J. Hackett is the managing attorney at Hackett Immigration. She can be reached at 240-324-6379 or 

Ms. Hackett provides professional and affordable legal advice and representation in all areas of immigration law.  Her practice specializes in LGBT-based asylum claims. She also files TPS, DACA, DAPA, U-Visas, VAWA-visas, naturalization, and marriage- and family-based petitions. 

Ms. Hackett received her law degree from Howard University School of Law in Washington, DC. She received her BA from Smith College in Massachusetts. She studied at the University of Cape Town.

Ms. Hackett is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and is a member of the Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights (CAIR) Coalition. She is a pro-bono consulting attorney for the Center Global program of the DC Center.


Ms. Hackett was a member of the Peer Review Committee for "Stronger Together: A Guide to Supporting LGBT Asylum Seekers" available here.