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Our New York Legal Services

We Can Assist You with the Following Legal Services:

IMMIGRATION

With our law offices located in downtown Manhattan, just one block away from the Immigration Building at Federal Plaza, we have New York lawyers who can assist in all phases of immigration work such as:

  • Family visas - Helping a family member, be it your spouse, fiance(e), child,parent or brother or sister, to become a permanent resident green card holder in the United States, follows basically the same procedures. Although it may appear clear-cut, there are many nuances in each classification of family-based visa. If you have any questions regarding these visas, please contact us for more information on family based immigration to the US.
  • Employment visas - Every fiscal year approximately 140,000 employment-based immigrant visas are made available to eligible applicants under the dictates of U.S. immigration law. Employment based immigrant visas are categorized into five preference classifications. Certain spouses and children may accompany or follow-to-join employment-based immigrants.
  • Green Cards - The green card serves as proof that its holder, a lawful permanent resident (LPR) of the United Staes, has been officially granted immigration benefits, which include permission to live and work in the United States. The holder must maintain permanent resident status, and can be removed from the United States if certain conditions of this status are not met.
  • Citizenship and Naturalization - Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is granted to a foreign citizen or national after he or she fulfills the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).
  • Naturalization
  • Asylum - Someone may ask for a political asylum when they are frightened to live in their own country. People who qualify for asylum are those who can establish that they might be badly treated in their own country because of their: Race, Nationality, Religion, Political opinions or Membership of a particular social group or social activities.
  • Deportation/Removal defense through immigration and federal courts
  • Assistance to survivors of domestic violence
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS) - TPS is a temporary benefit that does not lead to lawful permanent resident status or give any other immigration status. The Secretary of Homeland Security may designate a country for TPS due to the following temporary conditions in the country: ongoing armed conflict (such as civil war); an environmental disaster (such as earthquake or hurricane), or an epidemic or other extraordinary and temporary conditions.
  • Visas for crime victims
  • Assistance to survivors of human trafficking
  • Other types of immigration assistance

ARTICLE 78

  • Under Article 78 of the New York Civil Practice Law and Rules, you may challenge a written decision made by a public agency you believe has wronged you. Given that administrative agencies preside over many areas of your day to day life and frequently decisions which can be deemed arbitrary and capricious that have a significant impact on it. Under Article 78 of the New York Civil Practice Laws and Rules a court can review this decision. Appeals can range from public employers to licensing authorities to the Department of Health to the New York City Housing Authority and City, County and State employment agencies
  • Preparation of Notice of Petition/Petition
  • Filing of Petition
  • Service of Petition
  • Representation on Petition
  • Oral Argument, if necessary

CONTRACT DISPUTES

  • If you signed and executed a great business contract and then suddenly, it all went sour, you need to know your rights. If your business agreement has breached you need to know the difference between a material and non-material breach. As well as what you can expect a Court to do if you decide to sue based upon such a violation.

PERSONAL INJURY

  • Any injury you sustain to your body, mind or emotions, may be compensable within the context of a tort lawsuit alleging that the plaintiff's injury has been caused by the negligence of another. The most common types of personal injury claims are road traffic accidents, accidents at work, tripping accidents, assault claims, accidents in the home, product defect accidents (product liability) and holiday accidents