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Whether you’re facing Atlanta immigration problems with your green card, naturalization, temporary protected status, deportation defense, refugee and asylum status, business visa, and more, the Atlanta immigration attorneys at Antonini & Cohen can help. We are continually providing resources for you on our blog below as we work towards our mission of creating and defending the opportunity for individuals, families, and businesses to seek and achieve the American dream. Your journey to getting the answers you need starts here. Give us a call at 404-850-9394.

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–May 2021

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–May 2021

Are you interested in immigrating to the United States or want to sponsor someone? The United States provides for immigrant visas based on family ties, employment, adoption, special immigrant categories, and the diversity visa. Learn more about the alphabet soup of...

DOS ANNOUNCES HISTORIC CHANGE IN POLICY

DOS ANNOUNCES HISTORIC CHANGE IN POLICY

After many years of lawsuits brought by same-sex couples suing for their children’s citizenship, the Department of State announced that it will now grant U.S. citizenship to children born abroad through in vitro fertilization, surrogacy, and other assisted...

What Can You Do if Your Work Permit is Delayed?

What Can You Do if Your Work Permit is Delayed?

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) manages all work applications made by immigrants in the country. This includes new requests and renewals made by people who have already been living and working inside the U.S. Commonly work permits, an Employment...

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–April 2021

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–April 2021

Get your cup of tea ready for Chai Time with Nisha Karnani! For April's Chai Time, Nisha covers summer travel questions and top immigration law updates. The attorneys at Antonini & Cohen understand the stakes in fighting to seek and achieve the American Dream....

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Explained

Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Explained

Unfortunately, there are undocumented juveniles all across America who are unaccompanied by adults because they have been abused, abandoned or neglected by one or both parents. These children might qualify for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status(SIJS), which can open a...

Tips for Getting a Green Card

Tips for Getting a Green Card

If you wish to reside permanently in the United States, you must obtain lawful permanent resident status. This is commonly known as holding a “green card.” Expiration of the actual green card, though, does not affect your status. Unlike a driver’s license, the...

Is It a Myth That Noncitizens Skip Their Deportation Hearings?

Is It a Myth That Noncitizens Skip Their Deportation Hearings?

Anti-immigrant advocates have repeated two popular myths over the last few years that have helped shape the debate over detention of noncitizens who’ve been placed in removal hearings. The first is that noncitizens fail to appear for their deportation hearings. Thus,...

April Visa Bulletin News

April Visa Bulletin News

US Department of State shared via its Consular Affairs YouTube Channel that it does not expect much forward movement in the family-based categories for the rest of the fiscal year (which ends in September). However, employment-based categories are projected to have...

Bad Conduct and Jokes from the Judges

Bad Conduct and Jokes from the Judges

I was inspired to comment on the recent article, “Bad conduct, leering ‘jokes’ — immigration judges stay on bench,” put out by the San Francisco Chronicle. In it, they provide detailed accounts of serious misconduct in the immigration court. I’ve witnessed it, and an...

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–March 2021

Chai Time with Nisha Karnani–March 2021

Get your cup of tea ready for Chai Time with Nisha Karnani! Watch Nisha's first series of monthly chai and chat sessions covering the latest immigration updates and your immigration questions. Nisha Karnani discusses what the Biden administration has done for employee...

VENEZUELAN TPS UPDATE

VENEZUELAN TPS UPDATE

We are happy to announce the final regulation granting TPS for Venezuelans has been published! The application period will close in 180 days so it is very important that you are prepared to proceed. The attorneys at Antonini & Cohen understand the stakes in...

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