Political asylum for a Venezuelan citizen

Asked 10 months ago - Houston, TX

I am not from US, in fact I have just got here in Houston yesterday from Venezuela. I need to see if I could qualify for political asylum for me and my family. Therefore, I need a good Attorney from the Houston, TX area if possible.

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  1. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . Search Avvo, or go here: www.ailalawyer.com

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

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    Answered . You may qualify for asylum if you can establish a well-founded fear of persecution based upon your political opinion, religious beliefs, race, nationality, and/or membership in a particular social group. You can look for an attorney in your area on this site.

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  3. Alejandro E. Garcia

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    Answered . Look for an experienced immigration attorney right here on AVVO. You can also search through AILA.

  4. Jorge Ivan Pardo

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    Answered . I am sure you can find an experienced immigration attorney in the Houston area who can advice you on the requirements for asylum.

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