INA Section 237(a)(1)(H) Waiver Granted in Immigration Court

This week, I won a case in immigration court in New York City for a client who was in jeopardy of losing her permanent resident (“green card”) status. My client, a 25-year-old young woman from Pakistan, came to the United States as a lawful permanent resident in 2010 through a family-based petition that her lawful […]

Information on the Legal Rights Available to Immigrant Victims of Domestic Violence in the United States and Facts about Immigrating on a Marriage-Based Visa

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued a Fact Sheet on the legal rights available to victims of domestic violence in the United States and marriage-based immigrant visa process. This Fact Sheet has useful information and answers to frequently asked questions about the process of self-petitioning under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) […]