Legal Advice for Immigration Status — 30 results
Written by attorney Rehan Alimohammad, 3 months ago.
Our article below covers the tax implications on certain immigrants and non-immigrants. ITIN’s Many believe that if they do not have a social security number, they are exempt from taxation.... more
Written by attorney Irina Lust, about 2 years ago.
If you are undocumented and charged with a criminal offense, you must deal with unique challenges because convictions of many criminal offenses can severely impact your immigration status.... more
Written by attorney Natalia Kalishman, almost 5 years ago.
In addition to helping with visa ("green card") applications and naturalization, we can help if you are at risk of losing your legal status or have been notified of a removal hearing due to... more
Written by attorney William Burgener, about 3 years ago.
What a Criminal Conviction Means for Non-Citizens
Written by attorney Rehan Alimohammad, 2 months ago.
Special Immigrant Juveniles Status, commonly known as SIJS, is a federal law that allows certain undocumented children to get legal permanent residency in the United States. We will... more
Written by attorney Damian Mendez, over 3 years ago.
For a US citizen a criminal conviction can result in his or her doing jail, paying fines, and/or having to enter into treatment if the court believes it is appropriate. However, individuals... more
Written by attorney Ivan Mousaw, almost 2 years ago.
For Children to be eligible to apply to CIS(Citizenship and Immigration Services) for SIJS, a state juvenile court must first make several findings of fact. The immigration regulations... more
Written by attorney Carl Shusterman, over 2 years ago.
When trying to obtain a green card, there are two options you can consider. You can apply for (1) Adjustment of Status inside the U.S. or you can apply for (2) an Immigrant Visa at a U.S.... more
Written by attorney Joseph Cella, almost 3 years ago.
Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) is granted for purposes of obtaining relief for children (anyone under age 21 and unmarried) from abuse, neglect and/or abandonment.... more
Written by attorney Jason Lorenzon, almost 3 years ago.
Law Tips: Immigration: Non-immigrant Visas, Immigrant Visas and Staying in Status
The Immigration system in the United States is a difficult and cumbersome system. Immigration is riddled... more