EXPERTISE: Family Immigration

Consular Practice – We Have Clients in Nearly Every Country Across the Globe

Our firm hanldes all types of immigrant and non-immigrant family-based and employment-based petitions in over 70 countries around the world.

Naturalization

Applications for U.S. citizenship (or naturalization) can be denied by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services for a variety of reasons. Audrey Allen Immigration legal team makes a process that can be long and confusing into a seamless, positive experience.

  • Applying for U.S. Citizenship based on five years of lawful permanent residency (LPR) status or three years if LPR based on VAWA or marriage to U.S. citizen
  • Issues Affecting Citizenship application (criminal convictions, failure to pay child support, file taxes, or register for selective service)
  • Navigating Derivative Citizenship
  • Preparation of Disability Exemptions for clients with physical or developmental disability or mental impairments
  • Mandamus actions in federal court for long-pending cases

Family Immigration

Audrey Allen Immigration Law handles all types of family-based immigrant and non-immigrant matters, including:

  • I-130 Petitions for all qualifying family members and spouses
  • K Visa (Fiancé/Fiancée/Spouse of U.S. Citizen)
  • Marriage-based petitions
  • Consular Processing
  • Adjustment of Status
  • Advance Parole
  • Work Permit
  • Reentry Permit
  • Same Sex Marriage Filings
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Petitions
  • Removal of Conditions on Residency (joint filings for couples still married; waivers for those filing late or during/after divorce; or for those based on abuse by U.S. citizen spouse)
  • Filings under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) – successful adjudications for male and female applicants
  • Waivers of inadmissibility for unlawful presence, criminal convictions, misrepresentation, etc.

Humanitarian Immigration

  • U visas
  • Deferred Action
  • Humanitarian Parole
  • Parole in Place

Deportation Defense – Over 25 Years of Combined Experience in Successful Litigation

  • Cancellation of Removal of LPR and Non-LPR
  • Asylum, Withholding, CAT claims
  • Extensive Appellate practice before the BIA and Federal Courts
  • Motions to Reopen prior Orders of Deportation
  • Drafting memorandum of law for Criminal Attorneys regarding immigration ramifications of criminal convictions