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]ic.com
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

United States green cards: How do I know if I’m eligible for one?

When it comes to immigration policies and procedures, everything can get a little confusing. This is particularly true for those who are not familiar with the system or processes needed to obtain certain documents. To help those in California hoping to achieve permanent residency status and/or citizenship, this week’s post is going to cover eligibility requirements specifically related to green cards.

Those seeking permanent residency may be eligible for a number of reasons. Some can apply due to family ties in the United States and some for employment purposes. Those in the country on refugee or asylum status or other provisions may also be eligible.

The family-based category is pretty straightforward. Parents, spouses or unmarried children — if under the age of 21 — of current U.S. citizens or permanent residents are eligible to receive visas that will allow them to enter the country. Applications for green cards cannot be submitted until after a visa is granted.

Green cards for employment purposes may be a little more difficult to come by. Only a certain number of employment visas are granted every year, and the job type will determine where a person falls on a priority list for obtaining the necessary visa. Generally, a job offer is required to apply for a visa, and proof of employment is needed when applying for permanent residency.

Those applying for other purposes have requirements specific to their situation; however, applications for green cards typically need to be submitted one year after admittance to the United States. Those in California who have been granted entry can seek help in determining the category that best fits their circumstances, and in preparing all necessary applications and documents needed to gain permanent residency status. Though the process may be confusing, an immigration attorney can help make the experience flow as smoothly as possible and provide representation at every step along the way.

Source: uscis.gov, “Green Card Eligibility“, Accessed on April 6, 2015


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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.