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Posted by Fanta, a Immigration client, Flag
After nearly ten years of unsuccessful attempts and heart ache in trying to settle my immigration status I began considering other options and life outside of the United States. Things became even more complex when I was placed on deportation status. Not only did I have to prove my lawful entry into the united states but I also had to deal with my fear of possibly leaving my family behind.
As a result of years of minimal progress with my case, my mother suggested that I consult with Attorney Maribel LaFontaine. I presented my EXTREMELY complecated case to her and she did exactly what she promised, and that was to do her absolute best to help me resolve my case. Unlike other attorneys she along with her team supported me and cared about my quality of life. As we tackled the case, she kept me in tuned with every detail pertaining to my case. She managed to achieve things that previous attorneys were unsuccessful at, it was because she studied the case and truly cared. The level of professionalism offered at this firm is top notch. Successfully "we" won the case and I was granted a chance to proceed with my life in the states.
Please if you are seeking an attorney that can truly give you the very best legal advice and support, your search ends here because she has what it takes. I have great appreciation in the outcome of my case....Thank You Loads!!!!!!!
Posted by Mario, a Immigration client, Flag
After speaking with a few different lawyers about our situation, my wife and I found Ms. LaFontaine. She was upfront about the chances of there being a positive outcome in my case. I was undocumented in this country and I wanted to correct my status in the U.S., but even though my wife is a U.S. born citizen, she made it clear to us that it would be very difficult. We knew from the very beginning that I would have to return to my home country to await the decision on if my application for Waiver would be approved. After submitting all documentation, I did have to go to my home country, but I was back in the U.S. within 6 months. This is all thanks to Ms. LaFontaine and her attention to detail and dedication to each and every client.
Posted by Anne, a Immigration client, Flag
I had a very tough immigration case based on an asylum status. I had already met two immigration lawers who had told me we would lose the case. She was my last chance. The case was not easy first because of a lack of documentation, secondly my testimony was based on my family's who was back home. Thirdly, I had a two years back home immigration requirement. Ms. Lafontaine showed her honesty by being franck with me. She showed me my chances of being granted asylum. I appreciated that. It helped me balance my expectations and take it seriously. As I was in the US during the war in my country, it was difficult to prove personal harm and threat. In spite of the authorities in my country concealing the truth, Ms. Lafontaine found the necessary resources to document my case. She paid attention to the tiniest details. She insisted on honesty and required all the evidence. She made her own reseach and double checked every assertion. My case was so well documented that it was handled by the immigration services in less than one month. What is more, the dramatic situation of my family was so well rendered that the immigration officer advised me to hurry and save my family.