Posted on November 22, 2013
Our office is contacted quite often by family members whose loved ones were arrested by police for a criminal offense. The issue of a detainer usually arises when a non-U.S. citizen is the defendant in the criminal case. Although the criminal court may decide to grant bail, often times Immigration through the Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) will issue a "detainer", which is
Posted on November 1, 2013
This week I had a person's loved one contact me to tell me that she was very frustrated and upset. She began to tell me in the middle of the night immigration officers (Immigration Customs Enforcement - ICE) made their way into his home and arrested the boyfriend and took him to the Hudson County Jail. She could not understand why. She
Posted on October 15, 2013
Applying and Filing for Asylum in New York City from Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan or Kazakhstan My office has had the pleasure of representing countless numbers of individuals from the so called "Stan" countries of the former Soviet Union. Many of these individuals have decided to file for asylum due to the persecution they faces and/or will face back home. What I have learned
Posted on October 3, 2013
Our office has successfully filed countless numbers of Investor E2 visas for our clients throughout New York and New Jersey, as well as elsewhere throughout the country. In general , clients usually have similar questions, which I thought I would talk about in this blog. Usually the Frequently Asked Questions related to an Investor Visa (E2) Visa have been the following: Is there a
The Immigration Court and the Board of Immigration Appeals Denied My Case . . . . Now what can I do?
Posted on September 19, 2013
If you are unfortunate enough that the Immigration Court (Immigration Judge) denied your case and your appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) was also denied, all may not be lost. In most cases, you will have a right to appeal the case further to the federal courts. In fact, the federal courts are generally more of an independent tribunal than
Posted on August 26, 2013
How did my family member end up at ICE’s Immigration detention facility (Delaney Hall Detention Facility) located at 451 Doremus Avenue, Newark, NJ? Some of my firm’s clients are being detained by ICE (Immigration) at their facility known as the Delaney Hall Detention Facility. These not only include individuals that reside in New Jersey, but also residents of New York City and
Is one of the stars of the Real Housewives of New Jersey Theresa Guidice’s Husband Giuseppe “Joe” Guidice at risk for Immigration Deportation?
Posted on August 2, 2013
Anyone that is a fan of the Bravo hit show Real Housewives of New Jersey has likely heard that the federal government has indicted two of the major stars of the hit show. One the stars, Joe Guidice has been indicted for various charges including bankruptcy fraud and tax fraud. So, why am I writing this blog? . . . Well, the