*Practice limited to federal immigration law. Licensed in NY, MA, but not in CA.

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Harvard, MIT, and State of California are All Suing to Block the Trump Administration’s Student Visa Policy

Recently, United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced a new policy that all but strips F-1 student visas from international students whose schools have gone fully to online instruction in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. There has been widespread outrage about this cruel, unnecessary, and disruptive policy change.  As reported by The New York... READ MORE

Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration to Continue So-Called ‘Expedited Removals’

On June 25th, 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in favor of the Trump Administration and against immigrant rights in the case of Department of Homeland Security v. Thuraissigiam. As a consequence of the decision, tens of thousands of asylum-seekers will have relatively little recourse to challenge a ‘fast-tracked’ deportation order. In... READ MORE

How to Apply for a Humanitarian Visa

If you or a loved one is facing an emergency situation, you may be eligible to obtain a humanitarian visa. Also known as humanitarian parole, this type of immigration relief is available in a narrow set of circumstances. Though, under United States immigration law, there are multiple humanitarian options and protections that you might be... READ MORE