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Geoffrey Alan Hoffman

Geoffrey Hoffman’s Legal Cases

5 total

  • Carachuri-Rosendo v. Holder, 130 S.Ct. 2577, 177 L.Ed.2d 68 (2010) (Co Counsel)

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jun 14, 2010
    Outcome:
    Supreme Court Win
    Description:
    Served as Co-Counsel
  • Demirchyan v. Holder, 641 F.3d 1141 (9th Cir. 2011)(Co Counsel)

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Apr 19, 2011
    Outcome:
    9th Circuit Transfer to US District Court
    Description:
    Co-Counsel
  • Termination of Removal Proceedings

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    Termination
    Description:
    IJ granted motion to terminate proceedings, in that asylum applicant was improperly placed in removal proceedings prior to the adjudication of a previously filed asylum application. AILA Doc. No. 09072363.
  • BIA Remand to Immigration Court

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Remand
    Description:
    BIA concludes that IJ erred in applying the Real ID Act to a case where respondent filed asylum application prior to the effective date of the Act. Respondent able to amend asylum application and submit new evidence for a claim based on membership in a social group defined by a disability, in this case, deaf and mute children. Decision courtesy of Geoffrey Hoffman. AILA Doc. No. 08070960
  • BIA Win

    Practice Area:
    Immigration
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    BIA Win
    Description:
    BIA Holds Matter of Lozada Substantially Satisfied Where Prior Attorney Now Deceased; BIA granted a motion to reopen an in absentia order of deportation based on Matter of Lozada. BIA found Matter of Lozada substantially satisfied where prior attorney is now deceased. Unpublished decision courtesy of Geoffrey A. Hoffman. AILA Doc. No. 10061466.