Immigration Case Successes
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Kolken & Kolken has moved our offices
Published: Oct 5, 2007
After over 20 years we have moved our offices out of the historic Statler Towers. Our new office is located at 135 Delaware Ave, Suite 101, Buffalo, New York, 14202.
Our phone number remains the same: 716-854-1541.
We are up and running, and are looking forward to solving your immigration problem.
Marriage-Based Greencard approved despite separation from spouse
Published: Sep 20, 2007
Our Vietnamese client physically separated from his United States citizen wife and moved to Florida for employment purposes after his conditional green card was approved. His wife remained in Buffalo with her family. We were retained after the Vermont Service Center requested evidence of the bona fides of the marriage.
Robert D. Kolken, Esq.,
Greencards Approved despite Prior Withdrawal of Petition by USC Spouse
Published: Sep 17, 2007
Our clients are citizens of the People’s Republic of
China and are father and son. The father married a
United States citizen who filed a Petition on his behalf, as well as for his son. The INS investigated the bona fides of the marriage because our client was working in New York City and the wife and son were living in
Western New York. After
Client released from immigration custody in 24 Hours
Published: Sep 14, 2007
Our client is a Jamaican citizen and conditional permanent resident of the
United States. He has a joint petition with his
United States citizen wife pending with USCIS for his permanent green card. Criminal charges were instituted against him, which are pending. The Department of Homeland Security lodged a detainer against him and threatened to
Immigration Judge's Deportation Order Vacated
Published: Sep 13, 2007
We just won an appeal of an Immigration Judge's deportation order in Miami, Florida. Our client, was ordered deported to El Salvador, after the denial of his Green Card application, as well as his application for asylum. The client came to us after being ordered deported, and retained us to appeal the Immigration Judge's decision.
The Board of
Labor Certification Approved
Published: Sep 12, 2007
We just obtained the approval of a labor certification from the U.S. Department of Labor. The employer, a gas station/mini-mart, filed the labor certification in April 2001, and has been unable to find anyone in the U.S. to fill the position they want to offer to our client, despite repeated advertisements in local newspapers.
Our client will be able
Who's Who in Law: 2007
Published: Sep 10, 2007
Robert D. Kolken, Esq. has been named to the Buffalo Business First, and the Buffalo Law Journal's listing of attorneys recognized as the Who's Who in Law for 2007.
Sisters from Argentina Released From Custody
Published: Aug 14, 2007
We were able to obtain our clients’ release from custody yesterday under the new electronic monitoring program. Our clients, sisters from Argentina, were being held in custody without bond because they entered the United States under the Visa Waiver Pilot Program (VWPP) and did not leave the
As VWPP overstays our