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Immigration Case Successes

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Nonimmigrant waiver granted in 3 months Published: Jul 7, 2006 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., successfully obtained approval of a client’s application for a nonimmigrant waiver of inadmissibility to overcome her prior unlawful presence problem in the United States, which had ended about five years earlier. The waiver application was approved by U.S. Authorities within 3 months of filing, which was filed at a U.S.
Immigration Court Terminated Published: Jul 6, 2006 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained termination of an Immigration Court proceeding instituted against a Russian citizen who had overstayed a visitor’s visa for a number of years and who had been convicted of assault and sentenced to imprisonment for one year. We convinced the Immigration Judge that the conviction was neither a crime of violence nor a
Green Card Approval After Abandonment Published: Jun 26, 2006 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained lawful permanent resident status for a Canadian married to a United States citizen. He previously was a lawful permanent resident, but had abandoned such status when he returned to Canada for employment and did not obtain a reentry permit. After we were retained, we had him approved in Trade NAFTA Professional status, and
Second Circuit tells BIA to reopen clients’ case for asylum hearing Published: Jun 26, 2006 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., successfully reversed a Board of Immigration Appeals denial of his clients’ motion to reopen to apply for asylum protection in the U.S. The clients, spouses from Iran, had lost their appeal to the BIA when they expressed a fear of return to Iran due to the husband’s Jewish ethnicity and religion, and the
Client granted Green Card despite initial inadmissibility charge Published: Jun 26, 2006 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., assisted by his Legal Assistant MariJo Pronobis, secured lawful permanent resident status for a Canadian/Greek dual citizen who was at one time charged with inadmissibility to the U.S. for having willfully misrepresented a material fact. Eric successfully obtained dismissal of the charge from an Immigration Judge, and the client was
Green Card Saved Published: Jun 26, 2006 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained Cancellation of Removal after a trial in the Immigration Courtlocated at the Buffalo Federal Detention Center on behalf of a Mexican citizen who was deportable for having been convicted of two crimes involving moral turpitude. We had his mother and older sister testify on his behalf. He testified to his
Client allowed to remain in US despite deportability Published: Jun 12, 2006 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., successfully convinced a U.S. Immigration Judge that his client, a lawful permanent resident with strong family ties to the U.S. deserved a discretionary grant of cancellation of removal and a second chance to remain with his family in the U.S. despite his criminal conviction record which could have caused him to be deported. The
Second Circuit agrees that client showed sufficient proof to be considered for asylum protection Published: Jun 5, 2006 An order of removal entered was reversed when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit vacated, reversed, and remanded the client’s case to the Board of Immigration Appeals. The Second Circuit agreed that prior counsel had been ineffective in prior counsel’s erroneous legal strategy so as to prejudice the client’s case in causing