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Alexandra Vera Tseitlin

New York Criminal Defense Attorney.

Contributor Level 11
  1. Can an H1B application (first time application) get rejected because of an arrest that did not lead to a conviction (open case)?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. J Charles Ferrari
    2 lawyer answers

    You should not have a problem. An ACD is not a misdemeanor and it is not a conviction. Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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  2. Is it must that affidavit of support be attached with I-485 or we can send latter on if my tax documents are not complete.

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. Nandita P Ruchandani
    3. David Nabow Soloway
    3 lawyer answers

    I recommend including the affidavit of support with your application. Otherwise you may get the package back with a notice to file you AOS. Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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  3. Can a child be adopted and added to an H4 visa?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. Ekaette Patty-Anne Eddings
    2 lawyer answers

    The child must be under the age of 16 when he/she is being adopted. There is also a requirement for the child to have lived in the household of adopted parents for 2 years prior to his/her adoption. I recommend you evaluate all your option with an experienced attorney. Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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  4. I was convicted of attempted arson that was 12 yrs ago can i get it expunged off my record.

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. Ryan G. Blanch
    3. Thomas Arthur Kenniff
    4. Benjamin J Lieberman
    4 lawyer answers

    There is no expungement procedure available in New York. However, you can apply for a certificate of relief from civil disabilities. In general, Section 701 provides that a certificate may relieve an eligible offender of any forfeiture or disability, or remove any bar to employment, automatically imposed by law by reason of conviction of the crime or the offense. A conviction for a crime specified in a certificate of relief from disabilities shall not cause automatic forfeiture of any license,...

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  5. My job is transferring me to the UK but my wife has 2 feloneys , will they let her in?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. Ralf D. Wiedemann
    3. J Charles Ferrari
    4 lawyer answers

    What is your wife's status? What is your status? Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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  6. EB-1 Green Card Application?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Jeffrey Adam Devore
    2. Nicklaus James Misiti
    3. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    3 lawyer answers

    You have to think of references from other scientists in the field who would be able to attest to your status as an engineer of extraordinary ability,, someone who has risen to the top in his field of expertise. Generally speaking, if you have an employer it is safer to go through a labor certification process in the second employment-based category. They are moving very fast and we have had great success rate with engineers. Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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  7. Shoplifting

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Eric Edward Rothstein
    2. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    3. Thomas Arthur Kenniff
    3 lawyer answers

    An attorney would have to evaluate the testimony and read police reports. In addition, it may be possible to subpoena video tapes of store surveillance.

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  8. Caught in Sweden: shoplifting (50 USD) , have given the statement, plead guilty, on a statement, Polic investigation undeway

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Thomas Arthur Kenniff
    2. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    3. Aaron M. Goldsmith
    3 lawyer answers

    With proper legal representation, you may be able to work out a deal that would not require you to plead guilty, such as an ACD, an adjournment in contemplation of dismissal. You may be required to pay a fine and/or attend a shoplift program. Please check out my web site.

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  9. Distribution vs possession of marijuana?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Aaron M. Goldsmith
    2. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    3. Kevin Francis Guyette
    3 lawyer answers

    Police has to have probable cause to search someone and these issues are explored at a Mapp hearing. A pat down for weapons is not justified unless there is there is reason to believe the person is armed.

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  10. What Can I do to follow up with National Records Center ?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Alexandra Vera Tseitlin
    2. J Charles Ferrari
    2 lawyer answers

    You may initiate a congressional inquiry. An attorney would be able to contact a liaison and expedite the processing. Alexandra Tseitlin 212-944-7434

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