Immigration Case Successes
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TN STATUS GRANTED AFTER PRIOR REFUSAL
Published: Jun 6, 2007
Our Canadian citizen client is a Computer Systems
Analyst. She is employed by a U.S.
municipality as such. Before retaining
our law firm, she was denied admission in TN status to work for the
municipality. We had her application
approved at the border last year, and have now secured a renewal of her status
at the border so that she can continue her
BIA remands because of vacated conviction
Published: May 23, 2007
Our client's conviction was vacated under N.Y. Penal Code Sec. 155.25 because his guilty
plea was not "voluntary, knowing, and intelligent." The Board of Immigration Appeals Remanded. Matter of
Avdel, A28-191-649 - Buffalo, May 8, 2007, unpublished.
Click here to read the decision.
Client's Husband Missing in Iraq
Published: May 17, 2007
Our Client, Army Specialist Alex Ramon Jimenez, a United States citizen and a
Serviceman with the United States Army. who had been deployed to Iraq for his second tour of
duty has gone missing. His wife remains in the United States, and her Immigration Status remains uncertain. Mrs. Jimenez’s case was administratively closed
by Hon. Philip J.
VOLUNTARY DEPARTURE GRANTED DESPITE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
Published: May 15, 2007
An Immigration Judge granted
voluntary departure for our client, a citizen of the People’s Republic of China, who
was charged with being present without inspection since 2002. Bond had been redetermined by the Immigration Judge at $50,000, although the Government initially held our client
without bond because of an ongoing investigation concerning
Deportation Order Vacated by the Board of Immigration Appeals
Published: May 14, 2007
Board of Immigration Appeals reopened a final order of removal on behalf of our
client who is a citizen of Iraq,
acting upon a motion filed by Robert D. Kolken, Esq. The basis for the motion was that one of our
client’s convictions was vacated by the criminal court because his guilty plea
was not voluntary, knowing, and intelligent.
Hard Fought Green Card Victory
Published: May 10, 2007
obtained a Green Card for our client, a citizen of Canada, after a three year wait. Our client is married to a United States citizen, but had previously
overstayed her status, and subsequently departed the United States. As a result she was
stuck outside of the country. We first had to convince that United States
Consulate that our client was not
Asylum Victory before Judge with 92.4% Denial Rate
Published: May 8, 2007
We were able to score a significant victory for our
client, a citizen of Mauritania,
by winning her application for asylum before Judge Rocco, one of the most
difficult Judges in the entire United
States to win asylum before.
The basis for the claim for asylum was that our client
was stripped of her ancestral land on account of her race, and when she
Published: May 4, 2007
We were able to avoid an order of deportation for our client, a citizen of Argentina. Our client came to the United States 5 years ago as a visitor and never left the Country. She has been living and working here without authorization ever since.
Our client was granted voluntary departure after agreeing to purchase a plane ticket on her own, thereby