Fighting for the Underdog

Some of Hollywood’s most iconic films have featured an “underdog” plot: a protagonist facing impossible odds who proves victorious through greater tenacity and determination.  This is certainly a theme our immigrant clients and immigration law practices can relate to, perhaps now more than ever.  Consulates are denying strong visa applications, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing more Requests for Evidence (RFE) and denials, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is coming to an end, previously non-priority undocumented immigrants are facing deportation, and border wall prototypes are being erected.  As my desk continues to fill up with...

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