Immigration

Immigration Practice Areas
We focus on helping our clients address all matters related to immigration laws in the United States. These include: Family Reunification, Adjustment of Status, Alien Criminal Convictions, Employment-based Immigration (H1B and Labor Certification). The firm has particular expertise in complex immigration problems, especially cases involving applications for political asylum, deportation defense and other immigration areas.

Post-conviction Relief for Immigrants
Demissie & Church Attorneys often advise clients and other attorneys on avoiding criminal convictions that may lead to deportation. The firm has avoided deportation for many immigrants by vacating criminal charges.

Cancellation of Removal
Demissie & Church attorneys have won many cases in immigration court by applying for an immigration “pardon” or “cancellation of removal” for individuals in both the criminal and non-criminal context.

Naturalization
Demissie & Church attorneys can help you navigate the naturalization process and assure that your application is timely and efficiently processed by the Citizenship and Naturalization Office.

Visas
Demissie & Church attorneys are skilled in all areas of visa processing including work-related visas, family-based visa petitions and student visas. Demissie & Church attorneys can provide you with the most updated processing information and keep your case moving through the immigration system.