Immigration Case Successes
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Green Card Holder from Palestine Naturalized After Suing Trump Administration
Published: Nov 28, 2018
We just turned a green card holder from Palestine into a U.S. citizen after suing the Trump administration in District Court. Our client filed for naturalization through other counsel in 2015. He was previously charged with marriage fraud. After not being scheduled for examination for more than two years, he contacted us to see what could be done. After
Deportation Prevented Resulting in a Green Card
Published: Nov 22, 2018
We just received the green card for a Colombian national overcoming a previously denied petition to remove conditions on lawful permanent residence. His wife is a United States citizen and sponsored him for his green card. The immigration judge granted the petition removing conditions, overcoming the previous USCIS denial, thereby stopping his deportation.
Another Cancellation of Removal Win
Published: Nov 15, 2018
Another cancellation of removal grant issued by the Immigration Court in Buffalo, N.Y. on behalf of our client, a citizen of Mexico. Our client is the father of two United States citizen children, and is a valued employee of a Colorado based company that depends on his highly specialized services. The government vigorously opposed our request for
Cancellation of Removal Granted Over Government Opposition
Published: Nov 8, 2018
Cancellation of removal granted for a citizen of Mexico who is the husband and father of United States citizens. The weight of deportation has been permanently lifted from his shoulders, and his Green Card should be arriving within the next few weeks.
Appeal Sustained Reversing a Denial of an Application for Permission to Reapply
Published: Nov 1, 2018
Our client was expeditiously removed at Boston's Logan International Airport for lack of proper documents based on suspicion of previous unauthorized employment. An I-212 was filed in October 2015, and was denied on October 10, 2017. We were retained to appeal the decision. We argued that ARO failed to set forth any basis for the denial of the I-212.
Asylum Granted For Citizen of Turkmenistan
Published: Oct 19, 2018
After a two-year legal battle the immigration judge just granted our clients' applications for asylum. Our clients are from Turkmenistan, and fled the country after receiving credible death threats from government actors.
Convinced the Government to Cancel Deportation and Release Client from Detention
Published: Sep 5, 2018
A review from a satisfied client:
I was detained at BFDF (Batavia) for over staying after my visa extension application was denied. My employer was not aware that there was a 10 day period before which I had to leave the country. Matthew met with me at the detention facility and walked through what he intended in detail. He got me out the next day
Client Released From Custody after NTA Cancelled
Published: Aug 30, 2018
Yesterday, Matthew Kolken was able to convince the head of Enforcement and Removal Operations, after first convincing Chief Counsel, to cancel a Notice to Appear prior to it being filed with the immigration court. His client was a detained H-1B overstay whose renewal petition filed by another firm was recently denied. The client was released from custody