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The American Dream – By a Student in Lemoyne, PA

Immigration reform, a term that has people running for cover and changing the channel as soon as it is mentioned on the news. Immigration reform has obviously been a hot button issue ever since the 2016 presidential race has started. The main…
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The Change That Immigration Needs

Reform is generally thought to mean a change to improve something. An improvement to immigration reform has a different meaning depending on political ideology. What we do know is that undocumented immigrants, unaccompanied children and likely…
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Filing for Asylum in America

I grew up listening to my father's stories about how he was forced to cross the border and come to Long Beach, CA, where I grew up, in search for more opportunity and justice. For many years I believed that an amnesty was the only way a person…
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Why You Need an Immigration Lawyer in South Carolina

Immigration lawyers practice law in a very distinct field. This profession requires an abundance of knowledge of the highly complex and intricate laws dealing with immigration and all of its facets. Immigration lawyers can be even further diversified…
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What is The I-589 Form?

Fear, treachery, persecution, these are the qualities that some people come across each year and thus another reason why people immigrate into the United States.  These people become in danger due to their natural rights of race, nationality,…
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A Reform Allotted in The Nation, a Request or a Moral Obligation?

Franklin D. Roosevelt once opined “Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” America over two hundred detention facilities detain children, women, families seeking…
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What Forms Do You Need to Fill Out to Apply for Asylum?

The U.S. offers the opportunity for immigrants to apply for asylum if the immigrants are fleeing their country in search of refuge from persecution due to factors including “race, religion, nationality, political opinion, or membership in…
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The Beautiful – By a Student in The District of Columbia

America is a country that is built on the foundation of diversity.  It is thanks to the constant flow of immigrants throughout the centuries that has made the United States a destination for a better life.  Almost every race, ethnicity or…
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The Tedious Process of Immigration and Why You Need an Attorney

Some may not realize but the immigration process is actually very tedious and stressful. Therefore one can only imagine the complexity of the laws that correspond with the process. In order to ensure fairness and comprehension one would want…
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Immigrants Seeking Asylum in America – Portage, Indiana

There is an estimated 13-percent of the foreign-born individuals residing within the United States population (U.S. Census Bureau 2016). While many look at America as a land of opportunity, others look at a nation dedicated to provide its citizens…
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Why You Need an Immigration Lawyer to Advocate for You – By a Student in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania

In a world filled with hate, malice, and envy the people of the world are looking for hope and someone to have a caring heart. Most people who practice law seem to be described as sharks, needle nose, legal eagle and the list can go on and on. …
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Refining Immigration in America – Vienna, Virginia

As President John F. Kennedy famously wrote, we are “a nation of immigrants.” Ever since the first Europeans set foot onto our eastern shores in search for a better life, our country has become a beacon of freedom and opportunity. People…
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Reasons Why You Need an Immigration Lawyer – By a Student in Houston Texas

Immigration have become an important area of concern. Despite this event, the United States still permits 1 million aliens to become Legal Permanent Residents every year and grants more visas to visitors than any other country in the world.…
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Do You Need an Immigration Lawyer? – By a Student in Hyattsville, Maryland

Recently an interesting story in the news caught my attention. There is a young lady out of Texas that recently graduated top of her class from her high school. During her valedictorian speech, Larissa Martinez revealed that she was an undocumented…
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A Personal Experience With Immigration – By a Student from Columbus Ohio

With her tear streaked face she slowly turned to face me and whispered “Daddy isn't coming home tonight honey’’ At the tender age of eight I did not realize the magnitude of the situation, but I remember the fear that gripped my heart.…
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How to Apply for Asylum and Why You Need an Attorney – By a Student in Kingstree, South Carolina

Immigration lawyers usually help in the cases of visa/green card application, employment or labor certification, deportation and other court hearings. Because of how complicated immigration laws are, the lawyers help interpret it. They handle…