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Immigration cases can rip families apart or bring them together

People who come into this country must do so legally if they want to enjoy the benefits of living here. For the people who don't come here in this manner, there are some very specific things that must be done if they want to live in this country legally. We understand the issues that people coming into the country face and we can help them along the way.

Can I change employers with a work visa?

Getting a work visa in the U.S. and becoming employed can be a complicated process. Once it's finished, there is a sense of relief and security knowing you won't have to go through it again. But what if the job isn't what you hoped it would be and you want to move on?

Who's eligible for dual citizenship with the United States?

Those with dual citizenship bear the responsibility of being responsive to two different countries in terms of fulfilling their respective residency requirements and also with respect to paying taxes. Aside from being able to live in more than one country, another benefit of dual citizenship is that you can participate in government programs they both offer.

DACA decision leaves Congress as Dreamers last hope

It may have been expected given the Trump campaign rhetoric against undocumented United States residents. Still, the decision by the president to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program caused high levels of anxiety and consternation by those who are informally referred to as "Dreamers."

Lawsuit Says State Department Unlawfully Delaying Lottery Visas

Several civil rights groups and law firms have filed suit against the U.S. Department of State and its consulates. They claim that the agency is unlawfully denying or delaying the processing of visas for winners of the U.S. Diversity Visa Program who live in the six countries targeted by President Trump's travel ban.

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