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

Immigration Case Successes

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H-2B Approval Published: Sep 28, 2004 We  successfully obtained approval of H-2B seasonal nonimmigration status from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on behalf of two U.S.-based minor professional hockey franchises to allow them to lawfully employ their non-U.S. citizen head coaches in their upcoming 2004-2005 hockey season schedule. 
Green Card Holder Released from Custody Published: Sep 28, 2004 Eric W. Schultz, Esq ., has successfully obtained the release of a longtime lawful permanent resident from detention by the Department of Homeland Security, so that the client may reside with his U.S. citizen wife and children while a U.S. district court challenge to the Immigration Courts' denial of his application for a waiver of deportability is
H-1B Approval Published: Sep 14, 2004 Matthew L. Kolken, Esq. has obtained the approval of an H-1B application filed by a United States based steel corporation, which authorizes the employment of a Canadian citizen as a Construction Manager. The employee did not have a degree, which is typically a prerequisite for eligibility to accept employment as an H-1B. It was determined that the
Immigration Court Proceedings Terminated Published: Sep 13, 2004 On September 10, 2004, Robert D. Kolken, had Immigration Court proceedings terminated in favor of a Canadian client who had rafted across the lower Niagara River, because he was inadmissible to the United States as a result of a controlled substance conviction. The client conceded his inadmissibility and was allowed to withdraw his application for admission
BIA Denies Immigration Judge's Motion Published: Sep 13, 2004 Matthew L. Kolken received an order from the Board of Immigration Appeals denying an Immigration Judge’s, May 5, 2004, Notice of Certification, and sua sponte Motion to Reconsider. Mr. Kolken successfully argued that an Immigration Judge lacks the regulatory authority to certify a matter after the Board of Immigration Appeals has rendered a decision,
Waiver Granted Published: Sep 13, 2004 We have successfully assisted a client in obtaining a waiver of deportability to allow him to remain in the United States with his U.S. citizen wife and children. The client was alleged to be deportable for a 1986 conviction, and was at the time the case began detained by the U.S. Government. We successfully secured the client's release from custody,
L-1B Approved Published: Sep 13, 2004 Eric W. Schultz, Esq., has successfully obtained approval of a U.S. corporate client's application for L-1B "specialized knowledge" employment nonimmigrant status on behalf of an employee of the company. The corporation, which publishes a national magazine, now has the legal authorization to employ its employee in the United States for a three-year period
Immigration Judge's Denial Overturned by BIA Published: Sep 1, 2004 We successfully appealed an Immigration Judge's denial of asylum to the Board of Immigration Appeals. The Board ruled that the Immigration Judge was incorrect in his finding that the client had not met a filing deadline to be eligible for asylum despite his having requested asylum within 1 year of his last entry to the U.S., and also agreed that the