Our Practices

Immigration and Nationality Law

Immigration and Nationality Law is a complex and constantly changing area of law in the United States. The policies, regulations, nuances, and varying political climates make it difficult to seek and attain proper visa and immigration status or other citizenship qualifications.

Our Immigration and Nationality Practice Group represents businesses, as well as individual foreign nationals and their families, in the full scope of U.S. immigration and nationality law matters, including:

  • Employment immigration
  • Immigration appeals
  • Asylum claims
  • Labor certification
  • Temporary work visas
  • Consular visa processing
  • Fiancé and marriage visas
  • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions
  • Family based immigration
  • Waivers of inadmissibility
  • Naturalization and Citizenship
  • Relief from removal
  • Deportation and removal defense
  • Complicated immigration appeals
  • Family-based and employment-based adjustment of status and change of status matters
  • Non-immigrant visas
  • E-1/E-2 Treaty Trader/ Treaty Investor Visas

Our Immigration and Nationality Practice Group is experienced in representing clients before the following: the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Immigration Courts throughout the United States, the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO), the Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals (BALCA), and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) including the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS). Our Attorneys are experienced in counseling clients on compliance issues, processing and filing required paperwork, training employers on better business practices and representing individuals before various boards and tribunals. In addition, our Attorneys are skilled litigators in federal court and in administrative appellate litigation.

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