Immigration Lawyer in West New York
Immigrating to the United States is not a simple process. There are many steps to becoming a citizen and it is often a stressful procedure as your livelihood and the welfare of your family are connected with obtaining citizenship status. The immigration lawyers at Winograd And Schwartz, Attorneys At Law, P.C. understand that what you need is a professional who can navigate the complex legal landscape that lays before you, while providing clear instructions.
Established in 1976, our attorneys have successfully represented both families and individuals in and around West New York seeking in their efforts pertaining to:
- • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
- • Naturalization (U.S. citizenship)
- • Green Cards (Legal Permanent Residence)
- • Visas
- • Adoptions
We frequently work with employers wishing to keep valued employees who were born outside of the US.
What to ask an Immigration Lawyer
We understand that many of the people in West New York know that they want to become residence of the United States, but do not know where to start. Here is a list of questions to ask an immigration attorney when you first contact them.
How much experience do you have in immigration law?
legal frameworks are time sensitive and composed of a multitude of laws and legal requirements, it is important to have an attorney that is experienced. Attorney Laraine E. Schwartz has been a member of American Immigration Lawyer’s Association since 1995.
What aspects of immigration Law do you cover?
There are many facets to immigration as it is a multi-staged process. We are well versed in all aspects of the law when it comes to U.S. immigration.
Is your staff fluent in Spanish?
In legal matters, clear communication is essential. If the client does not fully understand what is required of them or the lawyer is unaware of an important piece of information due to language barrier related miscommunication, then the chance of success is undermined. The staff at Winograd And Schwartz, Attorneys At Law, P.C. are fluent in Spanish and English.
Have you worked on similar cases?
As experience is a key component for a good immigration attorney it is good to know if the attorney you choose has had cases like yours before. After an initial consultation, we will be able to inform you on how your current situation compares to those we have helped in the past.
When can you start my case?
It is important to start the process in a timely manner. We will be upfront with you on our current workload and when we can dedicate ourselves to your case.
We are here to help
It is perfectly natural to feel stressed when starting a new life and wondering about your future. Part of our approach when taking on a case is to promote a calm atmosphere so that communication between attorney and client can flow smoothly.
If you are in West New York and are looking for answers or a legal representative when it comes to immigration, contact our law office to set up a consultaion.