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Immigration Case Successes

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Motion to Reopen Granted based on Ineffective Representation of an Accredited Representative Published: Aug 23, 2011 Our client is a native and citizen of Turkey. She entered the United States in 2002 as a visitor and overstayed. Immigration Court proceedings were instituted against her in 2004. She retained an unscrupulous cleric who had been accredited to represent non-citizens in the Immigration Court by the Board of Immigration Appeals. Although she advised the
DREAMer Elier Lara no longer facing deportation Published: Jul 15, 2011 The Immigration Court in Buffalo, New York has signed an order dismissing removal proceedigns against my client, Elier Lara. Elier's case obtained national prominence when a poster sized picture of him was placed on the floor of the Senate by Senator Durbin when he reintroduced the DREAM Act last month. Prior to Senator Durbin's actions, the
Deportation Proceedings Terminated Published: Jul 12, 2011 Our client is a citizen of the Philippines. She was lawfully admitted to the United States in H1B status as a professional. Her employer timely filed a petition requesting an extension of her status. Before the extension petition was adjudicated, and after the original status had expired, the client was arrested by the Border Patrol and Immigration Court
After Long Road Citizenship Granted Published: Jul 6, 2011 Our client is a native of Taiwan who emigrated to Canada and later became a Canadian citizen. She met and fell in love with a United States citizen. While they were courting, she traveled back and forth across the Canadian border to visit him. Unfortunately, she lied at the border one of those times, and was ordered expeditiously removed from the United
Green Card Approved For Soldier's Wife Despite Entry Without Inspection Published: Jun 1, 2011 Our client is a citizen of Guatemala. She entered the United States in the mid 1990s without inspection when she was a teenager, and has lived here ever since. Three years ago, she met and fell in love with a United States citizen who is a career soldier in the U.S. Army. Almost two years go they were married. Shortly after the marriage, her husband
Green Card Approved in 3 1/2 Months Published: Apr 25, 2011 Our client is a citizen of the People’s Republic of China. In December, 2010, she was married to a United States citizen. The couple retained us to obtain lawful permanent resident status for her. We prepared an extensive evidence package on her behalf, which included appropriate documents from the U.S. Department of State Country Reciprocity Schedule,
Green Card and Waiver Application Approved Published: Apr 18, 2011 Our client is a citizen of Malaysia who was admitted to the United States, but unfortunately overstayed her status and accrued more than one year of unlawful presence. She was selected for the Diversity Visa Lottery, and filed an application for a green card in 2005. Because of her unlawful presence, however, her application was denied, and she was found
Motion to reopen granted and waiver approved Published: Apr 11, 2011 Our client is a native of Nigeria and citizen of Canada, who had previously resided in the United States in student status. His immigration history is as follows: Over 20 years ago he was convicted of U.S. passport fraud as a misdemeanor and was sentenced to six months of unsupervised probation. His father had passed away in Nigeria and he wanted to