Obtaining a Green Card Through VAWA (Violence Against Women’s Act)

Obtaining a Green Card Through VAWA (Violence Against Women’s Act)

As a Miami immigration lawyer,  VAWA (Violence Against Women’s Act) is one of the most pivotal pieces of legislation ever passed to protect the rights and status of women, including immigrant women. Below are some frequently asked questions about VAWA, and...
Pleading “Guilty” or “No Contest” as a Non-Citizen

Pleading “Guilty” or “No Contest” as a Non-Citizen

As a Miami immigration lawyer who has helped numerous clients embark on a path to citizenship, I like to forewarn clients of the limitations of being a non-citizen. One of these limitations pertains to the immigration consequences of pleading guilty or no contest as a...
Green Cards for Victims

Green Cards for Victims

If you are victim of domestic violence, and at the same time a non-citizen of the US, please know that even in your unfortunate situation, you have options. As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have helped clients who were victims of domestic violence seek relief in 3...