I'm not only an immigration lawyer- I know what it's like to live in another country... more
I'm not only an immigration lawyer- I know what it's like to live in another country and try and navigate bureaucracy in another language. At age 17, I lived in Paraguay, South America for a year as a student. I also spent 3 months in St. Petersburg, Russia and six months in London, England, as a student. In addition, I spent one year teaching in the Dominican Republic. I've been a visitor to m... 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.