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I specialize in obtaining highly skilled professional visas and green cards, J waivers, and issues of concern to the G-4 international employee and dependent community.  I also represent clients for marriage and other family based green cards, including adoption.


Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Haynes Novick Immigration

2001 S Street, NW
Suite 550
Washington, DC, 20009


DCActive 198907/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
DC - ImmigrationInternational Who's Who of Business Lawyers2016
Special RecognitionNational Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild2004
President's CommendationAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderMaggio & Kattar, PC2006 - 2008
Deputy DirectorAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association1996 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
Immigrants' ListBoard member2008 - 2015
American Immigration CouncilBoard member2006 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
National Interest Waiver for Green Cardgranted
J-1 IGA (HHS) Waiverapproved
Extraordinary Ability Green Cardapproved
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Publication nameTitleDate
Nonimmigrant Visa Practice ManualO-1 Individuals of Extraordinary Ability2014
Food Service MonthlyImmigration Columnist2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)Immigration Forms Book2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Antioch School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Clark UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
World Bank Family Network PresentationIssues for G-4 Dependents2016
Inter-American Development Bank Family AssnG-4s: Options & Limitations2016
DC Bar - 4- Part CLE SeriesImmigration2014
American Immigration Lawyers Association (DC chapter)Diplomats: As, Gs, Js2014