As part of his immigration platform, President-elect Donald Trump pledged to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) initiative which was announced on June 15, 2012 by DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano. Though statements on Trump’s campaign website clearly indicate an intention to end DACA, much remains to be seen.… Read the rest
Como parte de su plataforma migratoria, el presidente electo Donald Trump prometió terminar con la iniciativa de Consideración de Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA) que se anunció el 15 de junio del 2012 por la Secretaria del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS por sus siglas en… Read the rest
Last I wrote, we had successfully turned in my application for temporary Mexican residency with immigration in Cancun before their two week Christmas vacation.
Only a few weeks letter I received an email stating that I had an appointment on January 12 at 11:30 a.m.! I was to bring 4… Read the rest
Last I wrote, I had my completed immigration application, fee receipt and other documentation in hand and all we had to do was take it back to the immigration office in Cancun. Little did I know that the office closed at 2:00 p.m. That’s right, their regular business hours are… Read the rest
Artesia is a small city in southern New Mexico, with a population of around 10,500. Like many small, southwestern cities, its primary industries are oil and agriculture. It is hundreds of miles from any major city. By any normal measure, it should not be on the national radar at all,… Read the rest
We recently ran across a great opinion piece called “Finding Dreams in America
” — written by Sonia Sroka.
Sonia immigrated from El Salvador as a child and is now the Senior Vice President, Director of Hispanic Marketing at a major marketing firm.
She speaks of the challenges… Read the rest
When clients come to our office or even when they are deciding whether to make an appointment, one of the first questions is frequently: “What can a lawyer do for me that I cannot do myself?”
I have been thinking about this question for years and struggling for an answer… Read the rest