My name is Cody Christiansen. I am a long time resident of the Central Coast, a... more
My name is Cody Christiansen. I am a long time resident of the Central Coast, a family man, and a devoted criminal defense attorney. I gained valuable experience as a Public Defender for the Santa Barbara County Public Defender's office. At the SB PD's office I honed my criminal defense and trial skills. I am now proudly defending people charged with crimes in the private sector. I am ... view profile
Immigration attorneys (sometimes called “green card lawyers”) represent people who want to come to the United States, whether it be for schooling, work, or just a visit. Immigration lawyers can also help “illegal” immigrants found living in the U.S. without permission. Immigration laws govern who can enter the U.S., how long they can stay, what they can do while they are here, and how they can become American citizens. If you are not a U.S. citizen and want to apply for a green card or other visa, or if you are already in the U.S. and have been threatened with deportation, an immigration lawyer can help you.