Immigration Lawyers in Chicago
For many people, coming to America is a dream come true. Unfortunately, the process can be difficult and complex. Don’t jeopardize your immigration status by thinking that you have to navigate the process alone. Working with an experienced immigration attorney is an investment in your future.
The Chicago immigration law firm of Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C. was founded in 1975, and our attorneys have decades of experience. Our sole focus is immigration law, and we work with families, businesses, and individuals to meet whatever immigration challenges they are facing. If you would like to schedule a consultation with one of our Chicago immigration lawyers, call us or contact us online.
Immigration Law is Complex and Confusing
The post-9/11 need for border security and our changing political climate have made immigration law increasing complex, especially for non-lawyers. The immigration process can be arduous and time-consuming. Failing to complete the correct forms, submit the right documents, or follow the correct procedures can result in significant delays and jeopardize your immigration status.
The process can be intimidating for most people. An experienced Chicago immigration attorney can help you successfully navigate the law and the immigration process.
Chicago Immigration Lawyers Meeting All of Your Immigration Needs
People come to America and the Chicago area for a variety of reasons. Some are here on a temporary basis, while others are walking the path to permanent residency or even citizenship. Whatever your situation, you should be aware that federal immigration laws have a unique set of requirements and procedures depending on your immigration needs. We help people with the following types of immigration cases:
- Family-based immigration
- Employment-based immigration
- Citizenship and permanent residency
- DREAM Act
No matter whether you are a student, a professional, a laborer, or someone simply hoping to relocate to the Chicago area, we can meet almost any immigration needs you have.
Helping Chicago Businesses Navigate the Immigration System
We also help Chicago businesses get the workers they need and keep them. Here are some of the ways we can help your business navigate the immigration process and comply with U.S. immigration laws:
- PERM certification
- I-9 compliance
- Development of internal best practices to ensure on-going compliance
Businesses face a number of challenges when it comes to hiring immigrant workers and complying with our immigration laws. Working with an experienced immigration attorney can help avoid problems and disruptions so that you can focus on your business.
Deportation and Removal Defense
We also work with people in the Chicago area who are facing removal or deportation. We’ve handled deportation cases involving the following issues:
- Alleged marriage fraud
- Expired visas or violation of terms of visa
- Criminal arrests, charges, or convictions
- Providing false information or documentation during the immigration process
Removal proceedings can be overwhelming – your livelihood, your family, and your home are at stake. The good news is that there is hope. Our immigration attorneys have helped countless people successfully fight deportation and stay in the United States.
Contact the Chicago Immigration Attorneys at Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C.
No matter what your immigration status or what issues you are facing, our immigration attorneys can help. If you’d like to schedule a consultation and learn about how we can help you, call us or complete our online contact form.