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

Immigration Case Successes

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Green Card Visa Issued Published: Dec 20, 2005 Matthew L. Kolken, Esq. obtained the approval of an immigrant visa (Green Card visa) on behalf of his client, a citizen of Brazil. Mr. Kolken’s client is married to a United States citizen who sponsored her. The visa was issued by the United States consulate in 3 months after the application was submitted.
Religious Worker Approved Published: Dec 12, 2005 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., successfully provided legal counsel to a Roman Catholic priest regarding legal issues and procedures in the priest’s application for “R-1” religious nonimmigrant status that is available to ministers and religious workers offered employment at religious institutions in the U.S.. As a Canadian, the priest was able to present his
Immigration Court Terminated Published: Dec 12, 2005 Matthew L. Kolken, Esq. was able to obtain Conditional Termination of Immigration Court Proceedings instituted against his client, a citizen of Kenya . Mr. Kolken's client lied to the Department of State to obtain a visitor’s visa under the duress of an abusive brother-in-law who had "inherited" her after her spouse had passed away.
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