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Lawline Award, November 2011

I was pleased to be honoed with the award for “Driven to Find a Better Way” at the Lawline event held in New York City on November 17, 2011.  The award was in recognition of the casual, yet informative, style … Continue reading

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Removal of conditions

What Is Conditional Residence? If you have been married for less than two years when your foreign citizen spouse enters the United States on an immigrant visa, his or her permanent resident status is considered “conditional.” The immigrant visa is … Continue reading

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EB1 (1)

The EB1 (1) green card category is available to aliens who qualify under three separate bases: 1. Extraordinary Ability. Aliens who demonstrate extraordinary ability in the arts, athletics, business, education and science. “Extraordinary Ability” is defined as someone who has … Continue reading

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