Top North Palm Beach Immigration Lawyers - Florida

At the Law Office of Karina Arzumanova, we are passionate about immigration law and representing the rights of immigrants. We understand the complexity of the immigration law system and how daunting it can be to navigate. We provide access to an experienced attorney who understands the law and guides clients successfully through the immigration process. We cover immigration law issues such as...

Extensive Experience With A Variety of Immigration Matters At the Law Offices of Grant Kaplan, we have a depth and breadth of experience that sets us apart from other immigration law firms. We have extensive experience in a variety of areas related to immigration law. Our legal team is cross-trained in each of those areas. We also work with a variety of experts to help us find effective and...

Located in Hollywood, Florida, the Law Offices of James Jean-Francois, P.A., offers exceptional representation in a variety of practice areas in order to protect the rights and interests of individuals, families and business owners facing serious and complex legal challenges. Serving clients throughout Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties, the law firm has two additional office locations in...

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At the Law Offices of Jonathan A. Bartell in Cleveland, Ohio, our attorneys represent clients nationwide in all immigration law matters. Do you want to come to the U.S. on a family visa or another type of visa, or do you need help bringing someone to the U.S.? Are you a current permanent resident interested in establishing citizenship? No matter how challenging your immigration law matter may...

Since its inception, the U.S. has been a nation of immigrants. It has been built by the hard work, dedication, and inspiration of generations of immigrants from all over the world. Ware Immigration is proud to serve those who wish to contribute their talents and creativity to this country's richness. Founded in 1982 by David Ware, Ware Immigration is now the preeminent immigration law firm in the...

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    901 N. Olive Ave. West Palm Beach FL 33401 26.72089 -80.05205

    Skilled Criminal Defense Attorney Available Around The Clock With decades of experience, the team at Gonzalez & Associates PLLC defends clients in West Palm Beach and Palm Beach County, Florida, against criminal charges. The founder of the law office, Orlando Gonzalez, has extensive experience on the other side of the case. As a former police officer, vice agent and detective, he knows how the...

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    2101 Vista Parkway West Palm Beach FL 33411 26.714745 -80.151115

    If you live in West Palm Beach or any of the surrounding communities, and you have a serious and complex legal matter that threatens your livelihood, your family or your company, you can turn to the legal professionals at the Law Offices of James Jean-Francois, P.A., for unmatched advocacy and support. The law firm's West Palm Beach office is one of three they have in the region, and each offers...

  • 6400 Melaleuca Lane,Suite 101 Lake Worth FL 33463 26.592636 -80.14617

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  • 10 SE Central Pkwy.,Ste. 450 Stuart FL 34994 27.17842 -80.25236

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  • 850 NW Federal Hwy.,Suite 443 Stuart FL 34994 27.215492 -80.26214

    Apfelbaum Law in Port St. Lucie and Stuart, Florida, offers a wide range of legal services to individuals and businesses throughout Martin and St. Lucie counties and all along the Treasure Coast. For years, Apfelbuam Law has successfully represented a diverse base of clients in the following practice areas: Family law Divorce Immigration law Business law, including disputes, transactions and...

  • 301 Yamato Rd. Boca Raton FL 33431 26.395674 -80.07933

    At the Law Office of Karina Arzumanova, we are passionate about immigration law and representing the rights of immigrants. We understand the complexity of the immigration law system and how daunting it can be to navigate. We provide access to an experienced attorney who understands the law and guides clients successfully through the immigration process. We cover immigration law issues such as...

  • 1922 SE Port St. Lucie Blvd. Port St. Lucie FL 34952 27.270748 -80.29292

    Apfelbaum Law in Port St. Lucie and Stuart, Florida, offers a wide range of legal services to individuals and businesses throughout Martin and St. Lucie counties and all along the Treasure Coast. For years, Apfelbuam Law has successfully represented a diverse base of clients in the following practice areas: Family law Divorce Immigration law Business law, including disputes, transactions and...

  • 8177 Glades Road #218 Boca Raton FL 33434 26.369104 -80.1727

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    1451 W. Cypress Creek Rd.,Ste. 300 Fort Lauderdale FL 33309 26.203772 -80.163086

    Serving all of Broward County and the surrounding areas from their office in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the legal professionals at the Law Offices of James Jean-Francois, P.A., are fully prepared to help you through the difficult and complex legal challenges affecting your livelihood, your family, your business and your future. Devoted to protecting the rights and best interests of all they serve,...

  • 1451 West Cypress Creek Road,Suite 300 Fort Lauderdale FL 33309 26.20377 -80.16309

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  • 1903 S. 25th Street,Suite 200 Fort Pierce FL 34947 27.429276 -80.35028

    In 1980, eight attorneys established the business law firm of Dean, Mead, Egerton, Bloodworth, Capouano & Bozarth, P.A. in Orlando. The founders were Stephen T. Dean, Robert W. Mead, Jr., Charles H. Egerton, Darryl M. Bloodworth, Albert D. Capouano, Stephen J. Bozarth, Lauren Y. Detzel and Lynn J. Hinson. The majority of the founding partners including Mr. Mead, Mr. Egerton, Mr. Bloodworth,...

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    450 N. Park Rd.,Suite 300 Hollywood FL 33021 26.0139 -80.176025

    Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Broward County's Premiere Immigration Law Practice Located in Hollywood, Florida, the law firm of Garcia, Miranda & Gonzalez-Rua, P.A., offers a comprehensive range of immigration law services to help our clients with their most important and pressing immigration matters. Serving all of Broward and Miami-Dade counties as well as the rest of South...

  • 2131 Hollywood Boulevard,Suite 205 Hollywood FL 33020 26.011505 -80.15222

    The Law Offices of George Giosmas helps provide legal access to United States of America: Visas, Green Cards and Citizenship to people from countries around the world. Immigration issues can be quite complex and difficult to understand. Our goal is to make it possible to achieve your visa, residency and/or citizenship goals with a minimum of difficulty. Our staff is experienced in all phases of...

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    3440 Hollywood Boulevard,Suite 415 Hollywood FL 33021 26.010197 -80.17726

    If you live in South Florida and have dreams of living and working legally in the U.S., you can turn to the legal professionals at the law office of Robert M. Bell, P.A., in Hollywood, Florida, for the quality, effective advocacy you deserve. Representing the rights and entitlements of foreign nationals throughout Broward County and around the world, the attorneys at our law firm have achieved...

  • 3900 Hollywood Blvd.,Suite 302 Hollywood FL 33021 26.009014 -80.18406

    Making the decision to divorce is not an easy one. Guiding people through some of the most trying times of their lives, we provide focused legal services at Parchment Law, P.A., in Hollywood, Florida. Our law office serves clients throughout Broward County, helping them achieve efficient and effective solutions to their legal issues so they and their children can focus on writing the next chapters...

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    6100 Hollywood Blvd.,Suite 211 Hollywood FL 33024 26.009277 -80.21008

    Located in Hollywood, Florida, the Law Offices of James Jean-Francois, P.A., offers exceptional representation in a variety of practice areas in order to protect the rights and interests of individuals, families and business owners facing serious and complex legal challenges. Serving clients throughout Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties, the law firm has two additional office locations in...

  • 11900 Biscayne Boulevard,Suite 506 Miami FL 33181 25.886208 -80.16514

    Mark Citrin, P.A. is a Florida law firm with offices in Miami and Orlando. Our practice is limited to United States immigration, nationality and consular law. We pride ourselves in providing our clients with diligent, aggressive and thorough legal representation at a reasonable cost. Our experience includes legal representation before all U.S. governmental agencies and departments which decide...

  • 407 Lincoln Road,Suite 11-B Miami Beach FL 33139 25.790752 -80.13215

    The Miami Beach law firm of Coane and Associates, PLLC, focuses on defending the rights of employees throughout South Florida. Founded in 1983 by attorney Bruce A. Coane, Coane and Associates, PLLC, is a law firm marked by experience, knowledge and a commitment to client service. Mr. Coane is available 24/7, to respond (via email) to client inquiries, anfd the firm maintains that commitment...

  • 782 North West 42nd Avenue,Suite 434 Miami FL 33126 25.77903 -80.26527

    Ambar Diaz, P.A., is an American law firm based in Miami with extensive experience in Cuban-American foreign relations, including business, commercial and immigration issues. Founding Attorney, Ambar Diaz received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Havana in Cuba, and serves clients throughout South Florida and the United States. The firm helps clients resolve international law, Cuban...

  • 999 Brickell Avenue,PH1102 Miami FL 33131 25.763866 -80.19056

    The Law Offices of Alex Solomiany, P.A., is a full-service law firm that has the resources and experience to handle complex cases, but is also flexible and sensitive enough to meet your individual needs. Mr. Solomiany has an experienced staff that has been with him for many years and is equally committed to getting results. While the Law Offices of Alex Solomiany, P.A., is based in Miami, Florida,...

What are the requirements for U.S. citizenship?

In order to naturalize as a citizen of the United States, the initial requirement for all applicants is to be a Permanent Resident (i.e. have a Green Card). Depending on your situation, you’ll need to have been a permanent resident for at least three to five years prior to applying for citizenship. In addition, you must be at least 18 years old when you file your naturalization application; be able to speak, read and write basic English; and be a person of good moral character. For many of the requirements, certain exceptions apply and it’s useful to consult with an attorney near you to see whether you qualify for requirement exemptions.

How to get a Green Card?

There are a variety of methods for obtaining a Green Card, including through marriage or employment. A Green Card permits an individual the right to permanent residency in the United States. Although marriage to a U.S. citizen is a common means of obtaining a Green Card, there are various other methods such as a family member petitioning on your behalf, seeking asylum or residency as a refugee, an employer bringing you to this country for work, etc. An attorney can help determine whether you meet eligibility criteria and guide you through the arcane application procedures of immigration law.

How long does I-140 processing take?

In the United States, there are two USCIS service centers which process the I-140 immigration form. The time it takes to process will vary slightly depending on the service center. However, in general, the form takes an average of six months to process. Premium processing is a service offered by USCIS which guarantees processing of your I-140 within two weeks. This service requires an additional fee of over $1200. If USCIS is unable to process your form within 2 weeks, it will refund your money and continue with expedited processing. An immigration attorney will be able to provide you with much more specific information and can advise you on the best course of action with regards to filing your I-140.

What is the H1B to Green Card process?

During the Green Card application process, which can be lengthy, it is critical that you maintain lawful immigration status. Under certain circumstances, you can request an extension of your H-1B status in one-year increments while your Green Card application is being processed. H-1B extension processing time usually averages around 2-3 months although USCIS doesn’t offer any time guarantees. Working with an attorney to ensure timely and proper filing while remaining in legal immigration compliance is crucial to a successful adjustment of your status.

How do I choose a lawyer?

Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information?  Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice?  Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee?  Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located near you?

Not sure what questions to ask a lawyer?

Here are a few to get you started:

  • How long have you been in practice?
  • How many cases like mine have you handled?
  • How often do you settle cases out of court?
  • What are your fees and costs?
  • What are the next steps?

Want to check lawyer discipline?

It is always a good idea to research your lawyer prior to hiring. Every state has a disciplinary organization that monitors attorneys, their licenses, and consumer complaints. By researching lawyer discipline you can:

  • Ensure the attorney is currently licensed to practice in your state
  • Gain an understanding of his or her historical disciplinary record, if any.
  • Determine the seriousness of complaints/issues which could range from late bar fees to more serious issues requiring disciplinary action.