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

The immigration side of international adoption

Many people in California who want to become parents have turned to international adoption as a solution to grow their family and take in a much-wanted child. While international adoption can be a lengthy, complex and costly process, parents may also wish to keep in mind that it is also an immigration issue. It can be particularly important for parents to ensure that immigration matters are taken care of in order to protect their ability to proceed.

There are several rules governing the treatment of international adoptions in the United States. In the first place, the adoption must have been conducted according to the laws of the child’s home country. The home country must allow foreigners to adopt children, even if they require that the actual adoption be completed in the United States. In addition, the child must be under 16 and must also fit the U.S. government’s definition of an orphan, which can apply to children abandoned by their parents as well as those with parents who have passed away. At least one of the adoptive parents must be a U.S. citizen.

Before moving forward with an international adoption, a prospective parent or family must receive an evaluation, often called advance processing. This procedure can be extensive, so parents may want to complete it before they begin searching for a child. Like other types of adoption approvals, the process includes a home visit from an authorized social worker approved by U.S. Customs and Immigration Services as well as background checks and reviews of the parents’ mental and financial states.

Once approved, parents will need the right visa in order to bring their child back home to the United States with them. An immigration attorney may help prospective parents to move forward with their adoption through the family immigration process.


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.