Why aren't you listening to your attorney?
Why are you making telephone calls to the BIA and CIS? That is your attorney's job.
BIA appeals can take months, and months, and possibly years.
Don't be so eager to have them decide. Unfortunately, statistically the BIA 'affirms' denials more often than they reverse them.
Keep in touch with your attorney and relax ... yes, I know it will be difficult to relax ... but, try.
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You attorney should be dealing with it not us here on forum.
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I agree with my colleagues. However, if you did not receive a receipt within a month after filing I'd ask to see the fedex or courier receipt to make sure your appeal is not denied for failure to timely file.