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

Immigration Case Successes

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H-1B Approval Published: Dec 6, 2005 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained approval of a petition for H-1B status, submitted by a private NYC school on behalf of a stateless Palestinian. The petition was approved in one week. The alien had been in the US since 1990 in F-1 student status, resulting in the attainment of a Masters of Science Degree in Information Systems. The granting of the
Waiver Approval Published: Dec 2, 2005 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained approval of a nonimmigrant waiver application on behalf of a Canadian citizen who was inadmissible to the United States because he attempted to aid and abet an alien to enter the United States in violation of law.
Court Proceedings Terminated Published: Dec 1, 2005 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained termination of an Immigration Court proceeding instituted against a citizen of Afghanistan who our office had previously obtained an Immigration Court decision granting him Withholding of Removal. The Deparment of Homeland Security had Immigration Court proceedings against him because of a recent conviction for
Green Card after Asylum Published: Nov 30, 2005 We successfully secured lawful permanent resident status for a client for whom he litigated and won an asylum trial before a Buffalo Immigration Judge.  The client, from Ivory Coast, came to the U.S. with her family on a visitor visa and feared return due to the country’s practice of “Female Genital Mutiliation” and the likelihood that she would be
Management Consultant Approval Published: Nov 25, 2005 Eric W. Schultz provided consultation to assist a retired official from the top major pro hockey league who had served at the highest level of hockey officiating for more than 25 years in his application for Management Consultant status to provide consulting services to minor pro hockey leagues regarding improvement in efficiency in their hockey operations
Green Card Reunites Couple Published: Nov 22, 2005 Matthew L. Kolken received the approval of a visa that permitted the spouse of a United States citizen to enter the United States, and apply for her Green Card without having to wait for approximately one-year outside the country before she would be permitted to live with her husband. The client, a citizen of Canada, had her Green Card application approved
Green Card Approval Published: Nov 18, 2005 Eric W. Schultz successfully assisted a client obtain lawful permanent resident status in the U.S. despite a criminal record from approximately 20 years ago. The criminal incidents were minor, and were fully disclosed at the outset despite the fact that initial security clearances did not even reveal their existence. The Government approved the client’s
5th Consecutive TN Approval Published: Nov 16, 2005 Robert D. Kolken, Esq. obtained a fifth consecutive approval for a Canadian citizen as a Management Consultant under the NAFTA. Normally, such approvals are limited to one or two years. The application was granted because the alien was employed by a U. S. company that provides management consulting services to nationally well known U. S. businesses.