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Observance of Junteenth - Why Now? Our firm is made up of American lawyers and so our hearts are with what is happening in the United States. For this reason, we are observing the Juneteenth holiday to recognize what has happened, to reflect on that we...

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The US Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) which processes visa petition and applications under the US Department of Homeland Security, issued an announcement yesterday, February 14, 2018, that it will now accept credit card payments for filing most of its forms. The new payment option will...

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This is the first instalment of a blog that a fellow US immigration lawyer, B. John Ovink, wrote about his time volunteering at the Dilley Detention Center  which has been in the news recently for the conditions in which immigrant children and mothers are being held there....

Good morning on this very windy and dark morning in England! This is the second instalment of my 2015 blog where I discuss something that's on my mind about US immigration law. When clients come to me asking for advice regarding family-based visas the rules are...