Due to the current situation related to Coronavirus, and the State of Emergency orders from the governor of California, our office will continue to work behind closed doors. We will not see any clients in person.
If you have any questions please address them to us via email to [email protected]
To the extent possible we will try to accommodate telephonic appointments or consultations but we ask that you request them via e-mail. Our telephone number, (619) 291-1112, will continue to operate to the extent that the situation permits, but any appointments must be scheduled through e-mail. 
Thank you for your understanding.

Debido a la situación actual relacionada con el Coronavirus, al grado que nos sea posible, nuestro personal seguirá trabajando a puerta cerrada, no se atenderá a nadie en persona. 
En caso de tener alguna duda o pregunta favor de hacerla por correo electrónico a [email protected]  
Trataremos de llevar a cabo consultas migratorias telefónicamente. Pedimos solicite cita telefónica mediante correo electrónico. Nuestro teléfono, (619) 291-1112, seguirá operando al grado que nos lo permita la situación actual, pero cualquier cita se agendará por correo electrónico.
Gracias por su comprensión

Resolving Immigration Problems
In An Honest & Responsible Manner

Bogus asylum requests being investigated by Homeland Security

Requesting asylum in the United States is not a particularly promising way of legalization. However, if you’re from one particular country you’ll be given preferred status. Due to laws passed by the U.S. Congress, individuals who can establish birth in that country are granted asylum and put on a fast track to naturalization. This impacts California and other states but is most crucial in connection with the southern coastal areas that provide direct ocean access to refugees from that island-country.

Immigrants from that country get work permits, a driver’s license and social security with no further ado. That’s why a fraudulent industry based on pandering false birth certificates from that country has flourished. But federal agencies have caught onto the fraud and are now investigating furiously to prevent false asylum claims.

The country, of course, is the island of Cuba. The task force set up to combat fraudulent Cuban asylum claims is called Operation Havana Gateway. There have been 40 arrests since it was started. Investigators are going back as far as five years, the applicable statute of limitations, in search of fraudulent asylum claims.

According to U.S. Homeland Securities investigators, the scam starts with the purchase of a Cuban birth certificate. These sell for between $10,000 and $20,000. Court documents show that one conspiracy is accused of selling fraudulent documents to at least 50 illegal aliens.

It collected over $500,000 in illegal proceeds. Furthermore, birth certificates are not yet computerized in Cuba, making the fraud particularly feasible. The executive director of a group called Americans for Immigrant Justice says that it’s clear that Cubans are treated better than any other group. And she says that’s been the case for decades.

Cubans receive a green card after being in the United States for a year and a day, which is much sooner than any other immigrants. Some Cuban imposters who are caught and find themselves accused of fraud will ‘self-deport’ before full discovery and criminal charges. In California, whether you have a legitimate claim for asylum or some other claim for legalization of your status or of a family member, you can obtain a safe, confidential and thorough consultation with an experienced immigration attorney to learn your options and rights.

Source: CNN, “Fake Cubans hoping for fast track to citizenship now under scrutiny,” Kim Segal and Sara Ganim, Aug. 2, 2013


We are open Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and we accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.

For our clients’ convenience we offer English and Spanish speaking services.

Trump administration now wants to replace properly trained and experienced asylum officers with Border Patrol officers with 5 weeks training to conduct credible fear interviews. Quality and justice once again sacrificed for speed by Trump.

Jóvenes DACA en peligro.
Los jóvenes que se han visto beneficiados con el programa DACA se podrán ver perjudicados si no renuevan su DACA antes del fallo de la corte suprema de la nación que será en junio de 2020.
Lo recomendable es que se renueve dicho permiso aún si el permiso vence despues de la fecha del fallo de la corte que sera en junio de 2020.