How can I make a letter to help my friend brother who was detained by immigration . He ask me to write a letter asking

Asked almost 2 years ago - Southampton, NY

To release him ??

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . True. Agree with my colleague completely. Best way to help your brother is have a consultation with an immigration attorney ASAP. Make use of the fact that you are in NY. We have many good immigration attorneys here.; email:; Phone: (866) 456-­8654; Fax: 212-964-0440; Cell:... more
  2. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . You should speak with an attorney. He may be asking you to sign a bond for his release.

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street,... more
  3. Nicklaus James Misiti

    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . A letter from a brother's friend is going to have little effect. The person needs an immigration attorney and that attorney should discuss what needs to be in an affidavit. My firm handles immigration matters in NY.
    Nicklaus Misiti
    212 537 4407

    Legal disclaimer: The statement above is general in nature, as not all the facts are known. You should retain an... more
  4. F. J. Capriotti III

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . My colleagues are correct. Letters have little value. Talk to an immigration attorney first.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more

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