Michael Hugh Carlin

Michael Hugh Carlin

Immigration Attorney
Ann Arbor, MI




No Misconduct


Spanish , English

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About Me

Michael Carlin has years of experience working with immigrants to help them to become lawful permanent residents and citizens of the United States. Mike represents clients before the Immigration Court in Detroit, Michigan, and at the USCIS immigration offices in Detroit and Chicago. Mike has also presented arguments before several U.S. Courts of Appeals, including the federal appeals courts in...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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The BEST Attorney in Immigration Law.

Posted by: Ruban about 1 month ago.

I would rate Attorney Michael Carlin a 5 star because he was the reason that the USCIS granted permission for our family to stay together in the U.S....

Outstanding Immigration Lawyer

Posted by: Gabriel 3 months ago.

I would highly recommend Michael Carlin for all your immigration needs. As anyone who has dealt with the immigration department knows, the laws are...
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Matthew L. Norwood
Matthew Norwood

Flint, MI

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Michael and I worked on a very serious matter that time was against us. Our client was going to be sent back to South Korea by ICE within a few weeks....
Danny Garmo
Danny Garmo

Southfield, MI

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Carlin appears to demonstrate high level of expertise in the area of Immigration Law. Highly recommended. I endorse this lawyer.
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2009 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Law Office of Michael Carlin PLLC


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2001 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of North Carolina School of Law


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2014 Leading Lawyer

Leading Lawyers Network


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2008- present Member

American Immigration Lawyers Association

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2013 Avocation: 'A Calling Away from One's Occupation'

AILA Immigration Practice News

2001 NOTE: Are Union-Financed Legal Services Provided Prior to a Representation Election an Impermissible Grant of Benefit?: An Analysis of Nestle, Novotel, and Freund

North Carolina Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Immigration Law Issues Affecting Agricultural Workers

at 2013 Shepherd Ag. Labor/Farm Safety Meeting

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