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Posted by Subash, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby is one of the most helpful and understanding lawyer I have ever meet.
It would have been impossible without her.
She treat her client real good, and try solve their problem like her own problem .
I would highly recommend to everyone,
That ruby is one of the best lawyer I have ever meet.
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
I was approved for DACA in less than 4 months...I consulted a lawyer before Mrs.Powers and didnt feel confident and felt I was being judge...I will continue to use her services for any other immigration process needed by me or my family
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
I was a bit terrified at first for the simple fact that I had never hired a lawyer before, and I know people that have had bad experiences with lawyers. So I did some research and read many reviews about several different lawyers. The lawyer that really stood out and seemed trustworthy was Ruby Powers. So I decided to visit her office regarding the Deferred Act process. She and her staff were so helpful, they even stayed on the phone with me giving directions to their office because I got lost on the way. So I was a little late but the appointment still went on. Ruby was super nice and down to earth. She made me feel comfortable, and there was seriously nothing terrifiying about it. From that moment on they were with me every step of the way. They explained everything, and answered every question. I had no problems with their service whatsoever. It took about three months to receive my employment authorization, so everything was pretty quick. I am so glad I went with my gut and chose her to be the lawyer to represent me, she and the staff are amazing. I truly am thankful.
Posted by gabby, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby is an AWESOME lawyer, even though she is in Texas and I'm in California, she was accessible at all times! She always answered my questions even the smallest one. Thanks to her my fiancé was able to come home. His case was tougher than others because she had to fight his illegal presence but also misrepresentation. My fiancée was previously deported for 5 years due to that misrep case and I thought he would never come home, but she managed to do it. I had been researching many lawyers and I wanted one that had previous experience with misrep cases so I contacted Ruby. Within the first time I talked to her she made me feel very comfortable and she was easy going. Once I got to proofread the waiver she prepared I was AMAZED on how she represented my fiancés case, her work is impecable. She was always on top of my case once it was sent to the USCIS office and kept me informed on any updates. I definitely recommend Ruby to everyone because she is in my eyes the BEST LAWYER and believe me I worked with plenty that just wasted my time and money. But with Ruby every dime is worth it because she tells you straight forward what your chances are and how she will help to make it happen. Thank you Ruby :)
Posted by Jana Hayes, a Immigration client, Flag
Working with Ruby was a great experience. She was there every step of the way and lead us through each step.. I would recommend Ruby to everyone looking for an imigration attorney- very outstanding,knowledgeable, helpful and professional. I'm going to hire Ruby L.Powers law firm in a future. Thank you, Ruby & Isela!!
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
I am a Canadian and my Fiancee and I applied for a K1 Visa and was told I needed a waiver. I had some minor criminal charges when I was a kid in Canada and a few minor charges as an adult. Ruby successfully got me the waiver and worked diligently to get us to the K1 Interview and approved. She was with us all of the way and even sat in on our interview. It was a long hard road to getting my Green Card but Ruby made it a lot easier and faster. Also, she is very reasonably priced and has a great staff supporting her. Highly recommended.
Posted by miguel, a Immigration client, Flag
Great lawyer, very organized unknowable. Needs to put a little more attention on tasks delegated to assistants. Overall a good experience and she accomplish what she promised. I would hire her again.
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
I called Ruby with only two weeks till my interview date and she blocked the date on her schedule, and worked tirelessly on my case. She responded promptly to all my questions and left no question unanswered. She worked around the clock on my case, including on days she wouldn't normally be in the office, including a Saturday!!!
She is very well versed in immigration law, and in my interview there were a few times she actually very politely corrected the immigration officer. She thinks outside the box and gives every case her 100%.
She is also very compassionate and treats you like a human being, not 'just a client'. At one point I broke down and cried in the interview and I felt her hand on my back consoling me. She really does give her all into your case...and when she did all this she was two weeks away from having a baby, Yes...she was 9 months pregnant but very very in the game and put her work before anything else.
Honestly speaking, Ruby is the best person you can go with especially in asylum cases. She is very knowledgeable ( prepared me extensively so I knew what to expect, which helped a great deal). Even after the interview, she still responds to emails and remains interested in the case to see you through.
I think going with Ruby is one of the best decisions I ever made for my case. I would definitely give her my highest recommendation.
Posted by EM, a Immigration client, Flag
She is a wonderful and efficient attorney. I started my case in October and by December I had my work permit. I would highly recommend her to anyone.
Posted by Elizabeth, Flag
My name is Mrs Rodriguez I am a US Citizen and I married my husband in 2010 he is origanily from Mexico we signed up with ruby jan 2011 and through the whole process her staff was great they always kept you up to date with. Info or always kept you informed with new info on your case she knows what immigration exactly wants and in what order they want there paper work especially for the waiver that was the hardest part but her staff knew how to put the waiver together to get the approval I couldn't ask for a better lawyer she knows her stuff her staff is very friendly know what there doing . I want to thank there staff for all there help to make everything possible on bringing my husband back home Thanks Ruby and Rosa Isella and holland you guys are the Greatest
Posted by Andrew, a Immigration client, Flag
I would highly reccomend Ruby, as she is a very dilligent hardworking lawyer who always keeps you informed as to the process. We as a couple sturggkles and faced all objectuons filing a wiaver through was the answer . We were approved after a long awaited process. Ruby and her team wer of great support. I would recoomend her to anyone without any question.
Posted by ola, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby helped me through the process of getting my permanent resident card, she did wonderfully well. i got my card approved in less than 3months. a fast process, a great lawyer and a wonderful assistant(Ms. Isela). they are simply the best. do not hesitate at all, if you need an experienced, dedicated and motivated immigration lawyer use Ruby law firm.
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
My husband and I hired Ruby Powers earlier this year for a I-601 waiver. While I'm somewhat pleased with her services there were issues. I was hesitant about writing this review but I feel that this review might help future clients and Ruby as well. Some of the pros is that she does everything online, we only had to go to the office 2 times. She always responded to my email within 24hours or less. You should expect to gather a lot of documentation and make copies of everything because some documents got lost. She is also very knowledgeable in her field. One of the things I realized along this immigration process is that no one cares more about your case than yourself, so you have to be on-top of everything. Some of the first issues were small things, things that were oversaw and as a result I ended up making 2 or 3 trips to UPS and pay additional delivery fees. My negative experience comes from the actual preparation and handling of the waiver package. They had 3-4wks to complete my package and had to be finished on a Friday by 12pm. That Friday came and my husband showed up by 11am but didn't end up leaving the office until 4pm. The final payment had to be made that same day and I was having trouble with paypal. What it came down to was that she couldn't give me the package until I paid, which I can respect. By no means would I ask her to do it for free but I had hope she showed a little more compassion since this package had to be sent to UPS asap, the package wasn't finished on time, and we had always paid our fees ahead of time. After a horrible afternoon, the fees were paid and my husband barely manage to send the package on time. While my husband was waiting for them to "finish" the packet he noticed the staff was very unprofessional, there are some things you don't talk about in front of clients and they obviously don't realize or care about that. When the packet finally arrived, there were several mistakes. Some of the cover sheets were dirty, others were in the wrong place, missing information/letters, and one of them even had a different client's name. I was pretty upset to say the least. To top it off, when I called/email them to send me an updated version of what needed to be fixed they didn't do it until the next day, the day my flight was scheduled to leave . I had to go out of my way, find a printing place and pay for services that I had already paid for in my final payment and that could've easily been avoided. I wrote an email to express my disappointment that very day and I can't recall if they ever apologized. I paid for a service and as such I expected for it to be done right the first time. I felt I wasn't treated like a customer but more like a number. As clients we put our trust in our attorneys and their staff to do a good job and it is sad when that trust is betrayed. During my time in MX I didn't receive 1 email to see how I was doing nor did I received an update on my case. I figured out how to do the rest on my own once I found out I was approved. Out of politeness, I emailed Ruby when I was approved and when I came back home. While I do appreciate her services, I feel that there's definitely room for improvement both from her and especially from her staff. Maybe things have changed since her business has grown and she now has more staff. I definitely hope so for the sake of future clients. I also felt the fees were high, especially after talking to many other clients from other firms. If you're going to hire her, make sure to double check everything.
Posted by Lori, a Immigration client, Flag
My fiancé had been living in the US for approximately 9 yrs when his work visa expired and he returned to Canada. We first sought help from two other immigration attorneys and spent thousands of dollars before we finally found Ruby. We had applied and been approved for a K-1 visa, but were told that my fiancé would also need an I-601 Waiver. We were not happy with the attorney we had been working with and were desperate to find someone who was knowledgeable and fair. We knew that an I-601 waiver was difficult to get approved, so finding the right person was vital. Ruby had experience with I-601 waivers and took us through the process step by step. She told us what was required and recommended additional information that she felt would be helpful. In the middle of the process Ruby moved out of the US, but still worked with us very closely and was very thorough. Finally, this past April, the waiver was granted and my fiancé was able to come home. Our lives were put on hold for almost three years, and I believe that the whole process would’ve gone much more quickly if we would’ve had Ruby as our attorney from the beginning. Not only is she an excellent attorney, she is also a kind, compassionate person. I am so grateful that we found her when we did and would highly recommend her to anyone in need of visa assistance.
Posted by Rawan, a Immigration client, Flag
We first heard about Ruby through the internet. I was looking for a good lawyer to handle my I-601 waiver and her reviews were excellent . My waiver was for misrepresentation , which is usually a difficult one. Basically i have almost lost hope till i met Ruby. She went beyond everything i have ever expected from a lawyer. The first time we talked to Ruby was through Skype , she gave us more than the time that we supposed to have in our consultation. She listened very carefully to everything and i guess she also felt how miserable we were. Ruby gave us the hope and she assured us that anything is possible and the waiver can be approved. Ruby was very very proficient , she knows everything in the immigration process . She is extremely diligent and meticulous in her work. She did an excellent job in assembling our waiver in a one month period that we had. She followed with us regularly, answered all our questions and responded to every single email we have sent to her. I can't remember anytime that Ruby didn't get back to me at all as other lawyers would do. She is very knowledgeable in her field. She masters everything perfectly. Ruby is also a truly genuine person. her fees are very reasonable compared to other lawyers . after we have sent the waiver Ruby told me to expect an answer for the waiver within 3 to 6 months , maybe less maybe more.. They approved our waiver after 47 days exactly , and received my green card in the mail one week later. Isela , Ruby's assistant is very nice and she does her job perfectly. I am sure and definite that Ruby powers is the best immigration lawyer in houston. I really would recommend Miss Ruby to anyone who has immigration problems and i am sure that you will be as happy and lucky as we have been.
Ruby , Thank you so much.
Rawan and Tareq
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
We used Ruby for help with our 601 waiver in Mexico. I am an attorney in another state and I selected Ruby over any of the local immigration attorneys I knew for three reasons: first, Ruby has a wealth of experience in the waiver process. Second, Ruby was interested in us and we never felt that she only wanted our money. Third, Ruby and her staff were easy to work with and they made the process easier for us. I highly suggest you contact her if you are going through the waiver process.
Posted by Guadalupe, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby L. Power is a great lawyer, She is a hardworking dedicated and trustworthy and really responsible. I really don't know what would I have done with out her she got my husbands I-601 waiver approved. Before I hired Ruby, I had a notary working on my case which it did not help at all because our case got referred for not having enough hardship evidence and which the notary did not know what to do she just told us to wait to see what happens. But I knew i had to do something about, I knew if we still had notary working on our case I would have gotten us denied for I-601 waiver so I decided to call Ruby and right away she got on our case and got me informed on what was going to happen next. We only had a few days to turn in the hardship evidence which thank's to Ruby we got it in before the deadline. During the time I had questions and did not know what to do, Ruby was very responsive to my questions that I had she answer my questions, Which this really kept me very informed. Ruby is a hardworking dedicated lawyer that really does care about her clients she will handle your case with all her hard dedication and knowledge she has on immigration. I really recommend Ruby to all the people that is in the same situation going through this immigration process. I thank you Ruby for being there for me and my husband, thanks to you we got our I-601 waiver approved, you are a great lawyer and I know you will help other people with the same situation as me and my husband.
Posted by A&T, a Immigration client, Flag
Highly recommendable!!!! She is very professional. She handled our case with confidence and intelligence.
I had an occurrence with the law, which made my case little more difficult and it had us very worried from the beginning. Ruby did an exceptionally good job explaining what we needed to do and what she could do for us.
Finally I was approved for my permanent residence. She has been extremely patient with us as we had a tendency to ask many questions regarding our case. They always responded promptly and with great knowledge of the legal system. Also, Rosa was very knowledgeable as well. She also assisted with helping us get the proper documentation we needed to prove our case.
Posted by Max, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby is an amazing immigration attorney. She went beyond our expectations and helped us achieve our goals. We are so glad we went with her instead of a big firm, because she gave us personalized attention. Her paralegal, Rosa, is very professional and kind. We would recommend Ruby highly for anybody who wants a hardworking, dedicated immigration attorney.
Posted by Faviola, a Immigration client, Flag
She is a wonderful and efficient attorney. I really appreciate all that Ruby and her staff did for me and my husband. She is very knowledgeable and caring. I thank God that she was put in our path. She worked very hard on our case and I became a US Citizen 3 months after she started on our case and my husband received his green card 5 months after. I dont have enough words to thank her for what she did for us. I will recommend her to friends and family.
Posted by ZhiYan, a Immigration client, Flag
I met Ruby and her assistant Losa year ago, they treated me with friendliness. I and my wife really need to thanks god for let us choose them be our lawyer. they are very responsibility and intelligence to handle my case. and always keep me update, thanks a lot.
Posted by Oyeba and Francis, a Immigration client, Flag
We have known Ruby Powers as a professional and knowledgeable attorney. She and her office staff were diligent in preparing, submitting, and following-up with our case when my husband and I sought for her legal assistance. Her legal advice and guidance through the process of was professionally invaluable. Her staff regularly reviewed the status of our case and efficiently achieved the purpose for which we consulted them. I have no doubt nor reservation that Ruby and her team can competently and efficiently help whoever needs their assistance in immigration law.
Posted by kattya stanczak, a Immigration client, Flag
Finding Ms. Ruby Powers, was the best thing that could have happened to me. My case was very complicated because I had two birth certificates which indicated that I was born in two different countries with two different names .She handled my case with professionalism and dedication like no other. She explained all the steps of the process and kept me informed on how things were progressing. She gathered all the necessary documents, was always attentive to me, receiving my calls and answering my questions with great patience. Rosa Medina helped me 100% with my English and she helped me with all my translations.
Infinite thanks to Ruby and Rosa for being always on the lookout. After a few months I can finally say I'm American resident in record time, completely changed my life and I am absolutely sure I would not have done it without their help. Recommend 200% .. they are the best ... I will always be indebted to them!
Posted by Fabiene, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby handled both my husband naturalization case and my adjustment of status case. She was great - very knowledgeable and professional. We felt she really cared about us and that we could trust her. She promptly reply to all of our emails when we had questions and concerns. We are glad we hired her and extremely happy with the outcome!
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
Working with Ruby was a wonderful experience. We used her for my husband's permanent residence status change. She was responsive from day 1 up until we received our Green Card in the mail and has even checked in since then. She was also very knowledgeable with the entire process and we didn't have to worry about anything. We sent our stuff in on November 22nd, had our interview March 8th, got approved on the spot and he had his Green Card March 31st. Ruby and Rosa kept us informed throughout the entire process and having Ruby at the interview created a calm atmosphere. The entire process was a very positive experience and I would definitely recommend Ruby to anyone going through the immigration process.
Posted by a Immigration client, Flag
Very fast and efficient! i enjoyed working with this attorney, she handled my case in a very efficient and quick matter, prepared convoluted permanent resident petition within a couple days and i was approved within 3 months! always quick to respond to concerns i had, and seemed very knowledgeable on immigration matters. I highly recommend this lawyer to those seeking legal counsel for immigrations benefits from someone who is knowledegable, proficient, and determined to put her clients needs first
Posted by Florin and Allie, a Immigration client, Flag
My husband & I had processed our K-1 on our own, but in the final AOS, we were thrown a serious set back. We needed a good lawyer, and needed one fast. I contacted Ruby though a anonymous post from a visa forum. From our 1st meeting, the thing I liked most about Ruby, is her attitude to take one thing at a time. She is not all doom and gloom, and after hearing our story, she said let's do this 1st, and see what happens and then we will go from there if we need to do more.
Her fee was was reasonable, she acted fast to meet the deadline, and stayed in constant contact with us until our paperwork was filed. After handling our process from the start, it was hard to hand over to someone else, especially at this critical point in the process, it took about a week working with Ruby to realize we had picked the perfect lawyer for our case. Our AOS was just approved, and we owe this to Ruby and Rosa.
Posted by Jimmy, Flag
She was exceptionaly knowledgable and throrough. As well as kind and considerate. She was highly proffessional, yet explained all the details well. Well rounded. Wish I had found her sooner. Thank you!
Posted by Bay, a Immigration client, Flag
I had a very complicated and was in limbo for about 3+ years. I submitted my naturalization form in 2007 with another attorney and was told that INS had lost my files. My previous attorney can't seem to get anything done, so I decided to contact Ruby in July, 2010. She carefully listened to my case and started initiating some actions. She's very diligent and informative. Long story short, 4 and a half month later. I am now a naturalized citizen. AWESOME WORK RUBY!!! Don't know how much longer I'll be waiting if it hadn't been for your hard work and dedication. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!
Posted by Prakash, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby first Thank you so much for saving me.I am so glad that i found you as my lawyer For my asylum case which is recently been approved.Actually ruby is a hard working dedicated lawyer.She knows the law and hence she make the good use of it.Her efforts and her dedicated are never been failed.Ruby is only one Lawyer who had a power to approve the asylum case for my whole family.We are so glad that you worked hard and made everything possible.Thank you ruby i Thank you from Heart.May god bless you and give you all the success that u want.And i Personally recommend you all to Use her as an immigration Lawyer because if u want to get approved you have got to start searching her phone number.
Posted by SP, a Immigration client, Flag
I have met with more than fifteen lawyers before meeting her . I don’t know what would happen to my very complicated case, if she was not there. Usually,Lawyers give people and companies advice and tell them what they can and can't do under the law. But, she sees the case by heart and feels by soul. Yes, I started believing in miracles when she managed to prove my eligibility as an asylee to the immigration judge in an honest and efficient way. She treats her clients with tremendous compassion . Her determination and dedication was paid paid off when she was successful in getting my case approved. I have got no words to thank her because I woe her my life and career. Her meticulous way of working and dedication to my case were really praiseworthy. I highly recommend her to anyone and think that we need some more lawyers like her.
Posted by Blaine, a Immigration client, Flag
I found Ruby on the net and after speaking with her over the phone the first time I was convinced she knew her stuff. She kept my wife and I well informed on all the proceedings and followed up on everystep we underwent when filing each form. She was very honest and hard working. as a result of all the preparation she did before going to the interview, they approved my green card with no problems. I would definately reccommend her to any friend of mine seeking an immigration attorney.
Posted by Magda M., a Immigration client, Flag
I don't know where I'd be without Ruby's help. I married a US citizen, only to sadly lose him 5 months later to complications to diabetes. We were in Mexico and I came to the US to bury him. I had no immigration papers because my husband had died suddenly and we had not even began the process for my green card. To say I was devastated and confused would be an understatement. Ruby was not only compassionate and kind, she prepared and filed my widow's petition in record time and I had it approved in less than 3 months! Thoughout the entire process, Ruby and her staff were responsive and attentive towards me. I never had to wait more than a few hours for someone to return my call and answer my questions. Thanks to Ruby, I can now remain in the United States and begin to heal and look forward to a new life.
Posted by Andrew & Ruby, a Immigration client, Flag
My husband and my step-son are immigrating from the UK to the US. We started to do it on our own but the paperwork has been extremely overwhelming. We did everything that was asked of us, and we still found ourselves stuck in a government loop. We called Ruby for help and she was able to not only resolve our issues but she did it in record time! We have been working with Ruby for only a couple of weeks now (including weekends) and she has stayed diligent every step of the way. When I say trustworthy, I mean that she did not spin us lines about our situation. She was very concrete on what needed to be done to resolve our issue. Responsive - we had so many questions and would even send some of those questions to her early in the morning or very late at night. We never waited longer than a few hours for an informative response. Knowledgeable - Ruby definitely knows how this system works. It was good to have someone finally explaining to us why things were taking so long and why we were getting mixed messages from USCIS. She kept us informed and continues to do so every step of the way. She worked to meet "our" deadlines (even working literally through the night) so that my family could finally breathe again knowing that everything was going to be okay. Our case is still ongoing but we have complete confidence now that our family will stay intact.
Posted by Farukh A., a Immigration client, Flag
I am currently in immigration process. I had couple of different lawyers for over two years, but none of them helped me as much as Ruby did.
Posted by Puru, a Immigration client, Flag
*****Great Service, experienced and qualified lawyer. Thanks a ton for your support and help on my case. I highly recommend her as an immigration lawyer. The way you handle your clients and reach in the depth of the case is the main thing I admire about you. You are really hard-working and dedicated. Keep it up Ruby, you can do great.*****
Posted by Puskar, a Immigration client, Flag
First of all I would like Ruby to thank and appreciate for working Hard for me and my immigration issue. She has helped me and my family members to achieve asylum in United states. She has a potential to make things go right. I used to think Lawers are the most taughest person of the world but when i started working with her i found lawers are more emotional, more caring and more hard worker then other. She does things from her heart and get success on everything she works for. Once again thank you ruby for everything you did for me and my brothers. God bless you, Walk with your effort therers no way you can find failure because your effort has the capacity to achieve everything you work for.
Posted by Caleb, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby fue el abogado que se encargo de llevar el caso de tramite de residencia de mi esposa. Fue un proceso corto, ya que iniciamos en Abril y para le mes de Octubre ya teniamos el green card en nuestras manos, esto fue gracias a Dios y a Ruby quien fue la encargada de asesorarnos y darle seguimiento al tramite. Sabe muy bien cual es su trabajo ya que siempre va un paso adelante de lo que hay que hacer. No tubimos sorpresas por que ella estaba en control de toda la informacion y requisitos que necesitamos. Si estas pensando en utiliozar alguna abogado para tu caso, yo te recomindo 100% a Ruby.
Posted by Destiny, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby professionally assessed my complex citizenship issue and helped me regain US citizenship after losing it 30+ years beforehand. Her attention to detail, professionalism, response time, and ability to solve my citizenship case was outstanding. Her work has changed my life. I would recommend her to anyone looking for an immigration law attorney, especially with complex naturalization and citizenship problems.
Posted by Kenny, a Immigration client, Flag
Ruby Lichte Powers worked with me on my Family's Immigration issue this year, she displayed the highest form of professionalism, compassion and understanding. She filed my briefs on time and followed up where necessary, my case was successful and my Family was able to join me in the US. I would recommend Ruby to anyone in need of an Immigration Lawyer, especially if you need a I-601, you cannot go wrong with Ruby.
Posted by T&T Dahal, a Immigration client, Flag
"Ruby as an immigration attorney is excellent (5 stars). She knows what she is doing and handles everything at it perfectly. She goes in depth of your case family background or circumstances and analyzes the case and comes out with the best result out of it. In general all the lawyers know the rules and regulations and rights of their clients, but she knows how to implement all of them in the right way. She helped my family obtain asylum in the United States. Thanks Ruby.Thank you soo much. God bless you!!! You can make change. - T&T Dahal,Houston,TX"