Immigration

Reger Rizzo & Darnall’s Immigration Group has the depth of experience needed in order to navigate the complex and continually changing rules and regulations governing federal immigration laws. Our attorneys work hand-in-hand with clients along every step of the way, and provide a comprehensive approach when developing strategic, effective solutions to suit each individual’s needs. 

Our Services

We routinely assist foreign nationals in obtaining immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, coordinating permanent residency, naturalization, and removal/deportation litigation. The Firm’s Immigration attorneys represent clients nationwide before United States Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and various government agencies including the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Department of State (DOS). 

Employment-Based Immigration

We assist employers and individuals with employment-based immigrant and nonimmigrant visas. The Firm’s Immigration attorneys counsel employers and foreign nationals in the following areas:

  • Worksite Compliance, including I-9 Compliance Training and Immigration- related government audits
  • Temporary business visas
  • Immigrant visas for foreign nationals with extraordinary abilities in the arts, business or sciences
  • Employment-based lawful permanent residency
  • Exchange visas
  • Temporary work visas for managers, employees with specialized knowledge or for specialty occupations
  • Professional visas for citizens of Canada and Mexico
  • Religious Workers
  • Seasonal Worker visas
  • Investor visas

Family-Based/Individual Immigration

The Firm’s Immigration Group advises individuals and families who wish to travel to the US, remain in the US, or bring a family member to the US. We provide legal advice on the following matters:

  • Visitor Visas
  • Student Visas
  • Fiancée Visas
  • Permanent residence for an immediate relative including same-sex spouses, a family member of a U.S. citizen fitting into a preference category, or a family member of a permanent resident
  • Unlawful Presence Provisional Waivers and Waivers of Ground of Inadmissibility 
  • Consular processing for immigrant visas
  • Naturalization and Citizenship

Humanitarian-Based Immigration

The Firm’s Immigration Attorneys work with individuals who seek protection from the US Government. We assist individuals with the following relief: 

  • Asylum
  • NACARA
  • Temporary Protected Status
  • Visas for victims of certain crimes and human trafficking
  • Battered or Abused Spouse/Children Petition (VAWA) of U.S. citizens and permanent residents
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Visa
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
  • Petition for Widow(er) of deceased U.S. citizen

Removal/Deportation Litigation

Our Immigration Group is full-service and the breadth of the firm’s experience extends to representing clients in removal/deportation proceedings. We routinely handle the following:

  • Waivers of Inadmissibility, including fraud-related, criminal-related and unlawful presence
  • Removal/Deportation Defense
  • Bond and Parole Requests
  • Stays of Removal 
  • Asylum, Withholding of Removal, and Protection under the Convention Against Torture
  • Cancellation of Removal for Permanent and Nonpermanent residents
  • Motions to Reopen Prior Removal/Deportation Orders
  • Federal Petitions for Review pertaining to Immigration Cases Only
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