Immigration Case Successes
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Waiver Granted for Citizen of Canada who is Permanently Inadmissible
Published: Dec 24, 2007
We just obtained the approve of a nonimmigrant waiver of inadmissibility on behalf of our client, a 32-year-old citizen of Canada. Our client has a theft conviction and had falsely represented herself as a United States citizen. As a result, our client is permanently inadmissible to the United States and may not enter unless she receives advance permission
Asylum Won Before Judge with a 92.4% Denial Rate
Published: Dec 20, 2007
We just won an asylum application on behalf of our client a 46-year-old native and citizen of Zambia, who escaped persecution in her home country, which took the form of repeated anonymous threats of death, arbitrary detention, and torture as a form of political intimidation, and punishment because she changed political parties and attempted to lawfully
Client Released in 24 Hours
Published: Dec 19, 2007
Immigration Court proceedings were instituted against our Jamaican client due to an alleged conviction of a crime constituting an aggravated felony. The statute mandates that he be held in custody during his Immigration Court proceeding. When his criminal attorney had his appeal reactivated, Robert D. Kolken, Esq. was able to have the Immigration Court
Immigration Court Proceedings Terminated
Published: Dec 17, 2007
Our Iraqi Kurdish client had been ordered removed before we were retained, and his appeal had been dismissed. Upon investigation, we learned that the conviction for which the removal was based, had been vacated by his criminal attorney. Robert D. Kolken, Esq. moved to reopen his appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals.
Because the time for so
10th Year in L-1A Status Granted.
Published: Dec 4, 2007
Our Canadian client is an intracompany transferee, and Vice President of a Canadian construction company, which has a U. S. affiliate actively operating in various places in the
United States. The client divides his time between the two companies.
Normally, intracompany transferee status for executives and managers is limited to a total of seven
Nonimmigrant Waiver of Inadmissibility Granted
Published: Nov 19, 2007
Our Canadian citizen client is inadmissible to the United States as a result of a 1993 conviction of possession of stolen property in
Canada which makes him inadmissible for life. He applied for a nonimmigrant waiver of inadmissibility so that he could enter the
United States for business or pleasure. The grant of the waiver is discretionary with
NAFTA Intracompany Transferee (L-1A) Approved
Published: Nov 8, 2007
We obtained approval for an Intracompany Transferee in L-1A status at the border. Our client is a Canadian citizen who is a shareholder and officer of a small family owned and operated construction business. The company has expanded into the U. S. Because of the increase in U. S. business, the client was transferred to the
U. S. in L-1A status to act in
Trade NAFTA Approval: Animal Breeder
Published: Nov 6, 2007
We obtained the approval of a Trade NAFATA application at the Peace Bridge Port of Entry, on the U.S. and Canadian border. Our client, a citizen of Canada, has a Masters of Science in Animal Reproduction and was offered a position as an animal breeder with one of the largest farms in North America.
Matthew L. Kolken, Esq. obtained the approval within