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Mani Khavajian

Mani Khavajian’s Legal Guides

5 total

  • How to divorce your abusive U.S. citizen husband or wife without fear of deportation.

    What are my rights if I am an immigrant married to an abusive United States (U.S.) citizen. The answer to this question depends on whether you are a U.S. citizen or national, or Lawful Permanent Resident (green card holder), a Conditional Permanent Resident, or have some other im...

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  • UndocumentedVictims of Crimes Can Receive Legal Immigration Status in the U.S.

    What is the U visa program? Under the U visa program, a non-citizen who is the victim of a certain crimes and who cooperates with the police may be able to apply for temporary legal status. A person granted a U visa can legally live and work in the United States for three years....

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  • Obama Deferred Action Programs

    This guide will discuss the Deferred Action programs announced by President Obama on November 20th, 2014. It will apply to children who were brought to the U.S. prior to their 16th birthday and paren

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  • Deporation Defense for Green Card Holders and Undocumented Indivudals

    This guide will discuss two common forms of Deportation Defense know as Cancellation of Removal for Legal Permanent Residents and Cancellation of Removal for Non-Legal Permanent Residents. Cancellatio

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  • Is Asylum right for me? If you fear harm in your home country, then Asylum could help you.

    This guide explores the laws governing the presence of individuals fleeing persecution in the U.S. The forms of relief available to individuals in the U.S. fleeing persecution are Asylum, Withholding

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