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

Certifications make big changes for immigration guidelines

There are many things that a person who immigrates to the United States must consider when they are going through the process of applying to come or are trying to fight a removal. The guidelines for these cases change often, partly because Attorney General William Barr can issue rulings in an instant about how immigration courts can interpret laws.

The reason he can do this is that the immigration courts aren’t part of the judiciary branch of government. Instead, they fall under the executive branch. They are part of the Department of Justice, which means that Attorney General Barr is the head judge, as well as the top prosecutor.

When he writes a new certification, it essentially changes components of the immigration system without having to go through the process of developing new regulations or passing new laws. Two new certifications were set by him in October of 2019.

One of these is that a person who has two or more drunk driving convictions is considered to not have good moral character. This is a negative thing for some people because this is one of the most common criminal convictions that people who face Immigration and Customs Enforcement proceedings have on their record, so this has a huge impact on immigration in this country.

The other is that states won’t be able to influence immigration decisions for low-level crimes. In some states, including California, courts have been able to set low-level criminal sentences to below a trigger length for deportation hearings. The certification reduces the state’s ability to do this.

As time progresses, things might continue to shift in the area of immigration law, particularly for deportations. For anyone with a part in the immigration system, learning about these changes is critical. Having an attorney on your side who is familiar with them is beneficial since some of these are complex.


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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.