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Laurie is an amazing attorney! She is very clear, honest and very trustworthy. Not only does she tell you exactly what to expect and when, but she personally takes care that everything is perfect before submission. She is absolutely on top of everything, cares about you and replies to emails in no time. I could not have wished for a better attorney to handle my case (scientist applying for green card via national interest waiver).
If you are looking for one of those attorneys that care for you, understand your situation, commitment to you, and work with you to the very end, Laurie is definitely, definitely the one. After I got rejected due to we had messed up my application, we found Laurie through referral. I am very thankful and grateful for Laurie for helping me to turn my case around and get my greencard and citizenship!
She is extremely honest to her client, and she explains the various options, what is likely to happen at each stage and how we should address the issues. She always keeps her client informed and very responsive. And most importantly, she takes you from the beginning to the end. Before my interview, she spent hours on preparing me for what questions to expect and how the officers handle these interviews. She was there with me during the interview, and in the end, she turned in the extra-well-prepared paperwork, so my application was approved without delays since I didn’t need to mail in any extra documents after the interview.
Without any hesitations, I would recommend Laurie. She combines intelligence, commitment, passion, and care. On top of it, she has great patience.
Laurie helped me throughout the GC process by being:
-to the point and accurate (in legal advise)
-responsive and courteous
-diligent in documentation
-clear-cut about payment and deliverables
-good at follow up.
My GC process was completed in less than 3 months.
I am very very happy with her prompt service on my immigration case . She always kept me informed and very responsive.
I strongly recommend her.
Laurie has handled several H-1B cases for me over the last year. She has handled each one with a high degree of professionalism. All of our cases went smoothly. Laurie is very thorough and prompt. Laurie walked me through the process and made it easy for me to do my end of the job. She has been easy to reach, and even gives the courtesy of letting me know when she's taking a day off just in case I might need to get a hold of her. I've recommended Laurie to several colleagues and will continue to do so.
Laurie helped me to obtain various visas from H1b to Green card, I'm among the first to get PERM (EB2) approved. Laurie is always helpful and responds emails fast for any questions I have.
A while ago, I changed to another company and did not contact Laurie for about 3 years. Just recently, I needed a document which my current attorney could not find and I emailed Laurie again, although she is no longer my attorney, she sent my document to me right away. I owe Laurie a big thank you for helping me out despite the troubles she had taken. I will recommend Laurie to anyone who needs professional immigration services, Laurie is a top attorney with a kind heart and will take care of the tough issues in the best ways possible!
There are so many good things to say about working with Laurie Bonilla and the overall experience that I don't really know where to begin, but I'll try to cut to the chase:
Laurie helped me succeed in gaining two approval notices for a green card under the categories of "Extraordinary Ability" and "National Interest". My case was difficult, since I was self-sponsoring and advised from another lawyer that my chances of success were 50:50 at best and that I probably shouldn't waste my money and perhaps get a job where my employer would sponsor me.
Disheartened, but under the same circumstances I sought out alternative help and found Laurie who carefully listened to my situation, read my resume, and then laid out my options. Meticulous, pragmatic, careful and persistant are words that come to mind for describing Laurie's working style. The advice she gave was excellent and I followed it. I was fortunate enough to be able to gain the right recommendations and opportunities. Thank you Laurie!
I highly recommend her.