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Kevin Lawrence Dixler

Chicago Immigration Attorney.

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  1. The Top Ten Reasons Why Lawful Permanent Residents Get Sent to Immigration Court

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK

    An Aggravated Felony for Immigration Purposes If you do the crime, and you end up with time, then it is easier to be denied all relief. This reason is usually the really messy one, but the DHS has t

    27 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  2. The Ultimate Clash: The B-2 Visitor Visa; Should I stay or should I go?

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK

    Why did I come to the U.S.? A B-2 tourist visa is used to tour the United States and/or visit U.S. resident family and/or friends. What should I avoid doing while in the U.S.? You must not be employe

    17 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  3. What is the AAO? "Official AAO Processing Times" and what do these mean?

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 2 years ago.

    The Administrative Appeals Office (known as the AAO) handles appeals of certain U.S.C.I.S. Decisions. The reasons for review can be both factual and legal.In some situations, this office is as far as you can go with review, so it is best to have an attorney review to see if an...

    2 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  4. Obama's Deferred Action: When to Hire Counsel - An Update 7/6/2012

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 2 years ago.

    There is much excitement around President Obama's June 15 deferred action announcement. Some lawyers and those engaged in the questionable practice of law are advertising this fact, hoping to attract new clients. Today, the Obama Administrationcancelled a teleconference schedul...

    3 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  5. Is There an Obama Immigration Amnesty? Why the Television News is Wrong.

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 3 years ago.

    The simple answer is no. It is a Morton Memo attemptsto control an overcrowded deportation court. Actually, thereneverwas a true immigration amnesty in U.S. History. Programs called Legalization and Registration disqualified many applicants, as well. Unfortunately, a few immigrat...

    1 person found this Legal Guide helpful

  6. K-2 Children of Fiance No Longer Age Out at 21 y.o.! Matter of Hieu Trung LE

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 3 years ago.

    Congratulations Lisa York on Matter of Hieu Trung LE! Those who turned 21 before K-2 Adjustment and were denied adjustment should contact an experienced Immigration Attorney. This helps an untold number of K-2 visa holders who remained in the U.S. in spite of the situation. The...

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  7. Immigration Advocacy: Don't Use the "I Word" to Describe Your Status, No One Is 'illegal!'

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, almost 4 years ago.

    The media often misuse the words "amnesty" and "illegal." These words are often viewed as negative and offensive. In politics, the word "amnesty" to describe immigration proposals can doom it from the beginning! The media too often desensitizes the public. The media unreasonably ...

    5 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  8. Edinburgh, Scotland -Report of Birth to U.S. Citizen in Scotland & Derivative U.S. Citizenship Issue

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, almost 4 years ago.

    The Consulate General, Edinburgh provides services to residents of Scotland. This is an adaptation of the information provided at the website. If the parent of a U. S. Citizen resides in England or Wales, then they must apply at the U. S. Embassy in London. If parents are U.S...

    2 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  9. Sailing Away: 10 Reasons Immigration Marriage Applicants Waste Money, Get Denied, or Deported

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, almost 4 years ago.

    Applicants File But Don't Qualify Even if Married to a U.S. Citizen Too many foreigners think that once they marry, file applications, and U.S.C.I.S. issues a receipt, then the application is approve

    3 people found this Legal Guide helpful

  10. U.S.C.I.S. Chicago District Office - A Few Facts

    Written by attorney Kevin Dixler, about 4 years ago.

    The Chicago District Office of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service is located at 101 W. Congress Parkway in Chicago. This is the green and white building at the Southwest Corner of Clark and Congress. The entrance is located at the corner. All visitors must consent to a ...

    2 people found this Legal Guide helpful

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