Immigration Consequences of a Drug Offense

A drug offense can severely impact one’s immigration status. If an individual is a non-citizen and is charged or convicted of a drug related crime, they may be facing serious consequences to their ability to stay in the United States. Upon facing criminal charges, it...

Selective Service Registration for Naturalization

Selective Service Registration for Naturalization – A male applicant for naturalization should be aware of the requirement of registering for the Selective Service prior to making a request to be naturalized. Men between the ages of eighteen and twenty-six are...

Advance Parole While Adjusting Status

This blog discusses the topic of advance parole while adjusting status. In some of our earlier entries, we have discussed the adjustment of status process and we have also discussed the topic of advance parole. Advance Parole refers to a special type of travel...

Migrant Protection Protocols

Our 100th Blog will discuss Migrant Protection Protocols. On January 24, 2019, the Department of Homeland Security’s Secretary, Kirstjen M. Nielson, released the following statement in furtherance of the Trump administration’s immigration policies, “We have...

Adjustment of Status While in Removal Proceedings

This blog discusses adjustment of status while in removal proceedings. In a some of our earlier entries, we have discussed the family-based petition process and how adjustment of status works. Those previous entries were written under the premise that the green...