We handle complex family based immigration matters.  Our firm provides representation to individuals and families before the various areas within the Department of Homeland Security including the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR) and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).   Among the areas where we offer our services are:

  • Political Asylum
  • Marriage based immigration
  • Deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA)
  • Green Cards
  • Citizenship application
  • Removal/Deportation defense
  • Temporary Protected Status / Sanctuary
  • Visas for victims of domestic violence
  • Waivers of inadmissibility and deportation
  • Special Juvenile Status

We personally understand the sensitivity, importance, and emotions involved in this area of practice.

Nosotros nos encargamos de asuntos complejos de inmigración basados en la familia.  Nuestra firma provee representación a las personas y las familias ante las diferentes áreas dentro del Department of Homeland Security incluyendo el Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR) and the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).  Entre las áreas en las que ofrecemos nuestros servicios son:

  • Asilo político
  • Inmigración basada en el matrimonio
  • La acción diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (DACA)
  • Tarjetas Verdes (Green Card)
  • Solicitud de ciudadanía
  • Defensa de Deportación
  • Estatus de Protección Temporal (TPS)
  • Visas para víctimas de violencia doméstica
  • Exenciones de inadmisibilidad y deportación
  • Estado Juvenil Especial

Entendemos personalmente la sensibilidad, importancia , y las emociones involucradas en esta área de práctica. 

Student Immigration

Hoagland Longo assists individuals in achieving their education, career, and life goals in the United States.  Our focus is in helping students and graduates navigate the immigration path by empowering them with the ability to come to universities, employers, and sponsors with answers and options for their immigration issues.  Among the areas where we offer our services are:

Educational Visas

  • F-1 Student Visa (Academic Students)
  • M-1 Student Visa (Vocational Students)

Pre-Graduation Employment Authorizations

  • Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
  • Optional Practical Training (OPT) (pre-completion)

Post-Graduation Employment Authorizations

  • Optional Practical Training Extension (OPT) (post-completion)
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Extensions
  • CAP-GAP Extensions

Post-Graduation Employment Visas

  • J-1 Visa
  • H-1B Visa
  • O Visa

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