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We are a full service lawfirm practicing exclusively in immigration & nationality law
for more than 30 years.
Business & other Non-Immigrant Visas, H-1B, L-1, etc.
Employment Immigration
(PERM)
Employment Immigration (EB11/EB12/EB13/NIW)

Investor Immigration
Family Immigration
Litigation/Complex Areas

News Update!

10.04.14

Alan Lee Selected as Super Lawyer in New York Metro Area for 2014

09.12.14

Article "Holding The Senate Is The Goal, But Could President Obama Be Wrong About The Means To Do It?" as published in the Immigration Daily on September 12, 2014

09.09.14  

Holding The Senate Is The Goal, But Could President Obama Be Wrong About The Means To Do It?

06.12.14

Article "What Is The Political Calculus On Immigration Reform?" as published in the Immigration Daily on June 10, 2014 with Comments

06.06.14  

What Is The Political Calculus On Immigration Reform?

05.07.14

Article "Completion of Data Entry on All FY 2015 H-1B Cap Petitions – Does it Mean no More Hope if You Have Not Yet Received the Receipt?" as published in the Immigration Daily on May 6, 2014.

Previously Published News Updates (2012 - Present) (2007 -2011)

Articles, Questions & Answers

10.31.14   1.Will Applying for SNAP Benefits Affect My Sponsorship Application?
2.Someone I Know Is An Illegal Alien Who Immigrated from Mexico
3.Can I Change My Job on a J1 Waiver H-1B Visa?
4.On M1 Visa- Old School Closed, Application to Transfer Was Done Too Late Because of Inaccurate Information From the DSO- Request Denied
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on October 31, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
10.29.14   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
10.25.14   1.Marrying Undocumented Boyfriend, but He Has Also Has An Undocumented Son. Can I Add Son to the Process When Filing for My Boyfriends Papers?
2.Will I Need a EAD to Start My Own Daycare (I’m on I2 Visa)
3.LCA for H-1B Applied Second Time After Wage Correction on March 25th, 2014. When Can it Get Certified?
4.Will I Need to Apply All Over Again If My Company Has Applied for Green Card While I Am on a Certain Designation, and Later If I Change My Designation
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on October 24, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
10.21.14   1.I Came to United States in the Year 2007 with the Green Card
2.Question Regarding DACA Eligibility
3.I-130 Sibling Petition for Pakistan
4.Does the Deported Need to File the I-212 or Can an Adult Child Submit on Their Behalf?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on October 17, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
10.21.14   1.I Missed My Interview for Removal of Condition and Failed to Establish a Cause for Failure to Appear so They Terminated My Resident Status. What Can I Do?
2.Have to Apply My Papers but My Fiancé had Felony is that a Problem?
3.Laid Off on H-1, New Company File for H-1 Consular Processing
4.Can't Get Across the Border to America from Canada, a Canadian.
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on October 10, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
10.20.14   November 2014 Visa Chart
10.03.14   1.Can I Re-enter the U.S. After Deportation Due to a Felony Conviction If My Mother is Terminally Ill?
2.For a Student On an F-1 Visa, Must the CPT End Date Correspond to the End of Semester?
3.How Can I Perform Again in the U.S.?
4.Can I Contest an Annulment in California Even Though I Signed Off for It?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on October 3, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
09.27.14   1.Birth Certificate Mother Name Spelling Variation
2.Which Path to GC Should I Use - EB2 or Asylum?
3.How Long Can I Be Out of the U.S.?
4.Filing the I-751 Form Accurately
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on September 26, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
09.23.14   1.Person Divorced from Asylum Green Card Holder Wants to Know if She Can Keep Her Green Card After Divorce When the 10 Year Renewal Date Comes Up.
2.USC Husband Died After I-130 Petition Was Approved and Case at National Visa Center – Can She Still Immigrate?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on September 21, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
09.19.14   1.I Am an U.S. Citizen and Want to Bring My Fiancée to the U.S. I Like to Check the Processing Time for Either Visa K-1 or K-3 (Which One is Shorter?)
2.Death of Principal Beneficiary
3.Can I Get Adopted and Obtain Legal Papers If Over 21
4.Would Someone Get in Trouble for Housing an Illegal Alien that They Only Recently Found Out is Illegal?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on September 19, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
09.16.14   1How to Get Asylum Dependent Husband Who Went Back to China for a Long Time Back to the U. S.?
2.Green Card Reinstatement After 14 Years? If Not, Reapplication? If So, What Documentation?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on September 14, 2014
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
Previously published articles and Q&As (2013~ Present) (2011~2013) (2008~2010) (2005~2007) (2002~2004)
Previously published Website Reader Q&A (2006-2009)

 

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