Amy Fairchild Haer serves as the Senior Program Director of Catholic Charities Atlanta’s Immigration Legal Services program. Before returning to CCA, Haer served as the Associate Director for Immigration and Refugee Services at Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona. Prior to moving to Arizona, Haer had worked as a staff attorney for Catholic Charities Atlanta from 2008-2012.
Haer is responsible for the day-to-day leadership of CCA’s immigration legal services program, which provides comprehensive immigration legal services to help eligible individuals and families obtain their permanent legal status, assists clients with the naturalization process, and provides legal representation during deportation proceedings. The program also specializes in assisting survivors of domestic violence, abandoned or neglected foreign children, detained clients, and victims of trafficking and crimes.
Haer has a B.S. in International Affairs and Modern Language from The Georgia Institute of Technology and her law degree from The George Washington University School of Law.