This Week: New Refugee and Immigration Executive Order Expected

This Week: New Refugee and Immigration Executive Order Expected

A senior administration official has indicated that President Donald Trump’s new refugee and immigration executive order is expected to be unveiled this week. Below are some frequently asked questions. Didn’t President Trump already sign executive orders...
The Expedited Removal Order Process

The Expedited Removal Order Process

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have had quite a few clients who have faced expedited orders of removal.  Below are some frequently asked questions about expedited removal. What is Expedited Removal? Expedited removal is the process by which a non-U.S. citizen can be...
Normalizing Relations with Cuba — What are the Implications for Cuban Immigrants?

Normalizing Relations with Cuba — What are the Implications for Cuban Immigrants?

Of great interest to Miami immigration lawyers, as well as Miami itself — home to the largest Cuban community in the United States — is the thawing and normalization of relations with Cuba. This brings to the forefront certain important questions about...
Immigration Authorities to Step Up Deportations

Immigration Authorities to Step Up Deportations

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I viewed with dismay the news that Immigration officials are preparing a nationwide push in January 2016 to apprehend and deport Central American families who arrived in recent years and have been ordered by immigration judges to leave....