Author: Michael J. Gurfinkel, Esq.

Is There Hope After A Fraud Denial?

Dear Attorney Gurfinkel: I was petitioned by my U.S. citizen parent in 2011 as single. The priority date became current, and...

DACA Update: USCIS Posts Guidance On Processing Applications

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Administrative Closure Is Back At Immigration Courts!

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New Hope for People in Deportation

There is more great news for people who are in deportation/removal proceedings, or who may have already been ordered deported....

Deportation Case Dismissed!

In a previous column, I discussed a new memo from the Biden administration, that they are limiting deportations by exercising...

The August 2021 Priority Dates

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The July 2021 Priority Dates

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