Legal Guides for Immigration
Written by attorney Mani Khavajian, about 2 years ago.
What is the U visa program?
Under the U visa program, a non-citizen who is the victim of a certain crimes and who cooperates with the police may be able to apply for temporary legal status.... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, 4 months ago.
Deportation orders prevent many immigration benefits. For example, the Citizenship and Immigration Service will reject green card applications filed by foreigners who marry U.S. citizens... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, 5 months ago.
Because new cases interpreting asylum law come out daily, it is undoubtedly one of the most complex areas of immigration. Attorneys help applicants prepare the best package from the... more
Written by attorney Renee M. Dagher, 5 months ago.
This program allows for certain individuals who were brought to the U.S. as children to apply for Deferred Action and receive Work Authorization. Deferred Action is NOT a permanent status... more
Written by attorney Jagbir Terkiana, 6 months ago.
H-1B process is expensive, & often the question arises, as to who can pay the legal & filing fee. Confusion stems from conflicting and lack of regulations. This guide discusses the... more
Written by attorney Glen Raj, about 3 years ago.
Illegal entry is the act of foreign nationals arriving in or crossing U.S. borders into the U.S. without inspection, in violation of U.S. immigration law. Individuals entering the U.S.... more
Written by attorney Joshua M Deere, almost 2 years ago.
This guide details the various types of defenses available in deportation cases, and explains the requirements for qualifying for each.
Written by attorney Andrew Bernhard, 9 months ago.
An explanation of the H-1B visa What is an H-1B Visa? H-1B visas are temporary permits for travel and stay in the U.S. to work in a specialty occupation. The H-1B visa allows U.S. employers... more
Written by attorney Scott Helsper, 9 months ago.
DACA (officially “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”) went into effect one year ago on August 15, 2012 (Happy Anniversary, DACA!). As of August 31 this year over one half million (588,... more
Written by attorney Aneliya Angelova, 11 months ago.
This guide provides basic information and the eligibility requirements for a DACA application. This guide is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice.