Kolken & Kolken. Results-oriented immigration lawyers - specializing in Green Card, Deportation Cases and Temporary Visas.

Immigration Case Successes

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Trade NAFTA Approval Published: Sep 22, 2006 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained approval of Trade NAFTA status for a Canadian citizen at the Peace Bridge, Buffalo, New York. The application was approved for a period of one year, authorizing the alien’s dual employment as a Social Worker at a Domestic Violence Center and a Professor at a University. Both employers are located in New York City.
Waiver Granted Published: Sep 22, 2006 We just obtained a waiver of grounds of inadmissibility for one of our clients a 43-year-old Canadian citizen. Our client is the president of Canadian real estate Development Corporation that he started in 1995. Matthew L. Kolken argued that his client should be allowed to enter the United States despite a series of criminal convictions which took place
BIA Precedent Decision Published: Sep 20, 2006 Board of Immigration Appelas (BIA) Precedent Decision: Matter of S-L-L-, 24 I&N Dec. 1 (BIA 2006) I.D. # 3541 (1) An alien whose spouse was forced to undergo an abortion or sterilization can establish past persecution on account of political opinion and qualify as a refugee within the definition of section 101(a)(42) of the Immigration and
H-1B approved for manager Published: Sep 14, 2006 US Immigration approved an H-1B nonimmigrant visa petition for a manager of a start-up company. The client, a medical services entity that arranges travel and medical treatment in foreign locations for its patients, wanted the proposed manager to preside over an aggressive effort to expand into new markets for both patients and medical care facilities.
Immigration Deportation Order Vacated Published: Sep 13, 2006 We secured a vacation of an Immigration Court’s deportation order against a client, when the Board of Immigration Appeals granted his motion on the client’s behalf to reopen proceedings. The client had been ordered removed in 1999 due to offenses involving robbery and burglary, for which he was treated as a Youthful Offender in New York. We
Asylum Granted by Immigration Judge Published: Sep 13, 2006 An Immigration Judge granted asylum to another one of our clients who is a citizen of Pakistan. Matthew L. Kolken successfully tried the case. The client was a member of an opposition party that was campaigning against the incumbent candidate. He and his father were taken from there home, and kept in a windowless cell for days. While in the cell he was
BIA Precedent Decision Published: Sep 13, 2006 Matter of Liadov, 23 I&N Dec. 990 (BIA 2006) Interim Decision #3540
Green Card Granted Published: Sep 13, 2006 A Green Card was granted to our client, a Citizen of Canada. Matthew L. Kolken’s client is the owner of a multinational corporation with offices in the United States and Canada. The client opened up offices in the Minnesota, and is employing United States Citizens. Mr. Kolken’s client had resided in Canada for over 15 years, although he was