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Sonali Patnaik

Sonali Patnaik’s Legal Cases

5 total

  • Joint Motion to Reopen, I-751 in Proceedings

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Sep 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    Approved
    Description:
    Spouse of a US citizen with conditional residence was issued a removal order from EOIR in New Jersey in 2010, due to ineffective assistance of prior counsel. Attorney Patnaik successfully re-opened her removal case, had the venue transferred to Dallas EOIR, filed the late I-751 with USCIS and secured her approval of lawful permanent residence.
  • National Interest Waiver and Adjustment of Status

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jul 03, 2007
    Outcome:
    Permanent Residence granted
    Description:
    University medical school researcher sought National Interest Waiver and adjustment before the July 2007 cutoff date. Our office prepared a successful application under time constraints and secured the permanent residence of applicant and his spouse
  • Asylum

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Aug 08, 2008
    Outcome:
    Asylum Granted
    Description:
    Our firm successfully represented an Ethiopian applicant for asylum in EOIR proceedings. The Immigration Judge granted asylum after a skilled presentation of the evidence and testimony
  • E-2 Visa

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jul 02, 2012
    Outcome:
    E-2 Approved
    Description:
    Application for E-2 Investor visa for Australian national after complex prior immigration history.
  • LPR Cancellation of Removal

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Mar 04, 2014
    Outcome:
    COR Granted. LPR status preserved
    Description:
    LPR in proceedings after controlled substance conviction