The attorneys at Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. concentrate in the following areas:
The United States has become a destination country for many people around the world. Whether individuals are drawn to the land of red, white and blue for employment opportunities, or to be reunited with family members – people immigrate to the U.S. for a variety of reasons. Despite Lady Liberty’s embrace, navigating the immigration process can be complicated. That is why Spar & Bernstein attorneys are hard at work everyday ensuring that as many people as possible are granted entry into the U.S. under the law.
Citizenship and Naturalization
The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. offers assistance in preparing applications for U.S. citizenship. We guide permanent residents through the naturalization process and help clients prepare necessary forms as well as all relevant supporting documents. We provide a personalized approach in order to best assist clients in overcoming obstacles such as prior criminal convictions that may otherwise prevent them from obtaining citizenship.
Green Card allows a foreign national to live and work permanently in the United States. The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. advises clients on the eligibility requirements and process for applying for a Green Card. Our firm offers assistance in determining how a Green Card may be obtained, explaining an individual’s rights and responsibilities as a Green Card holder, and navigating the pathway from Green Card status (also known as legal permanent residency) to citizenship.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or “DACA”, protects individuals who illegally entered in the United States as children from being deported. DACA further allows such individuals to become eligible for a work permit in the U.S. The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. provides guidance to clients seeking DACA status and relief.
The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C assists clients in obtaining both immigrant and non-immigrant work visas. We represent both individuals and companies from inception to completion in obtaining appropriate employment based visas. This includes, but is not limited to, immigration petitions for alien workers, workers with extraordinary ability, H1B visas, L visas, E visas, and labor certifications.
CHANGE OF STATUS
The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. assists clients with changing or adjusting their visa status. A change of visa status often includes a modification from a visitor visa to a student visa or from a student visa to a work visa. Our services handle such requests in addition to adjustments where a client may seek an extension of time on a visa or an adjustment based on marriage status or other status changes.
DEPORTATION AND REMOVAL
The Law Offices of Spar & Bernstein, P.C. represents clients facing deportation and removal proceedings. The attorneys at Spar & Bernstein are experienced litigators and appear on behalf of noncitizens at immigration court seeking the cancellation of removal orders, the adjustment of an individual’s status, waivers, appeals, and requests for asylum.