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

Not all marriages qualify for immigration purposes

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services regulates many different aspects of immigration to America, including the kinds of marriages that the country recognizes as part of a pathway to citizenship or resident status. Depending on the nature of the marriage itself and the country where the marriage took place, some marriages may not receive recognition under the law within the U.S.

The country where the marriage originates, known as the “place of celebration”, may recognize different standards of marriage than the U.S., and in some cases, a marriage that one country recognizes does not receive full legal recognition for immigration purposes. The USCIS generally does not recognize:

  • Marriages or relationships specifically entered into for the purpose of circumventing or manipulating U.S. immigration laws. These are commonly referred to as “Green Card” marriages.
  • Polygamous marriages, or marriages among three or more individuals.
  • Marriages, domestic partnerships, civil unions, or other similar arrangements that may receive legal recognition within the U.S., but are not recognized as legitimate in the place of celebration.
  • Marriages that violate the laws of the state where the couple chooses to reside.
  • Proxy marriages, or marriages in which one spouse was not physically present at the marriage ceremony, unless the couple has already consummated the marriage.

If you suspect that your marriage may not qualify as a legally recognized union for the purposes of immigration, it is wise to make sure that you understand how to move forward and protect your interests and the interests of your spouse or partner. An experienced immigration law attorney can help assess a marriage or other partnership in light of the law and offer insight as you build a strategy to protect your rights and privileges during your immigration journey.

Source: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, “Chapter 2 – Marriage and Marital Union for Naturalization,” accessed March 30, 2018


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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.