Immigration Practice Areas

Family-based immigration

• I-130 and Adjustment of Status/Consular Processing
• Marriage-based cases including same-sex marriage petitions
• Family preference petitions
• International adoption issues
• Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
• Naturalization to become a U.S. citizen

Employment-based visas

• H-1B for specialty occupations and E-3 for Australian nationals
• Standard PERM and Special Handling for employees, faculty and staff
• EB-1 Extraordinary Ability and Outstanding Professor or Researcher
• O-1 and P-1 visas for artists, entertainers and athletes
• National Interest Waivers
• TN visas for Canada and Mexico
• R-1 Religious Worker Visas and I-360 Special Immigrant Religious Workers
• L-1 intracompany transferee executive or manager
• Employer compliance/I-9 audits

International Students and Scholars

• J-1 waivers based on no objection statement, persecution, or Conrad 30
• F-1 reinstatement
• Immigration options for postdoctoral scholars

Waivers of Inadmissibility

• I-601 and I-601A waivers for prior unlawful presence or criminal history
• I-212 waivers for prior removal/deportation
• Immigration consequences of criminal convictions and post-conviction relief

Victims of Domestic Violence and Violent Crimes

• VAWA self petitions
• U-visas

Persecution

• Asylum and Refugee
• Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

Deportation/Removal Defense

• Representation in removal proceedings
• Cancellation of Removal and relief from removal