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Kathleen M. Vannucci Will Be Awarded the 2016 AILA Advocacy Award on Saturday, June 25

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates is proud to announce that the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) will award Kathleen M. Vannucci the 2016 Advocacy Award for her outstanding efforts in support of AILA’s legislative agenda.  Ms. Vannucci will be presented with her award this week during AILA’s Annual Conference in Las […]

Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren was Awarded the Pro Bono Champion Award of 2016 by the Chicago Chapter of AILA

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren was awarded the Pro Bono Champion Award of 2016 by the Chicago Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association at the monthly meeting on June 13, 2016.  Robert Ahlgren and Kathleen Vannucci accepted the award on behalf of the firm.  In his remarks, Mr. Ahlgren discussed the importance […]

General Recent News June 2, 2016

NIJC’S Human Rights Awards 2016

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates continued its annual tradition of attending and helping to support the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC)’s Human Rights Awards, which took place on June 2, 2016. The Jeanne and Joseph Sullivan Award and Keynote Address was given by Monica McWilliams.  Monica McWilliams is a leader in the […]

Supervisory Attorney Kathleen M. Vannucci Was in Washington, DC to Lobby the Illinois Delegation to Support Immigration Reform

As the Chair of the Advocacy Committee for the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Chicago Chapter, Supervisory Attorney, Kathleen M. Vannucci, traveled to Washington, DC as part of AILA’s National Day of Action.  On April 7, 2016, 17 members of the Chicago Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association traveled to Washington D.C. and visited Congressional […]

Senior Supervisory Attorney Leah A. Duckett Interviewed by ViveloHoy on Benefits Available for Family Members of Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces

Senior Supervisory Attorney, Leah A. Duckett, was interviewed by ViveloHoy on March 25, 2016 about benefits available to family members of active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces along with veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. You can watch the interview on the ViveloHoy site here. Leah A. Duckett’s Interview on ViveloHoy

Supervisory Attorney Giovanna Valdez Reflects on Her Week of Pro Bono Service with the CARA Project in Dilley, Texas in January 2016

In January of 2016, the Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren sent two of its Associate Attorneys, Giovanna Valdez and Lindsay Wunrow, to volunteer through the CARA Project, in representing the detained women and children currently being held in Dilley, Texas. The Catholic Legal Immigration Network, the American Immigration Council, the Refugee and Immigrant Center […]

Senior Supervisory Attorney Leah A. Duckett Interviewed by ViveloHoy on the Role of Your Fingerprints when Applying for an Immigration Benefit

Senior Supervisory Attorney, Leah A. Duckett, was interviewed by ViveloHoy on March 18, 2016 about the power of your fingerprints when applying for an immigration benefit.  She discusses the importance of knowing your criminal record and the impact it can have when applying for any sort of immigration benefit.  You can watch the interview on […]

Associate Attorneys Davina Campos and Lindsay Wunrow Present to the Chicago Bar Association on U Non-Immigrant Visas

Associate Attorneys Davina Campos and Lindsay Wunrow presented to the Chicago Bar Association on March 17, 2016.  They focused their presentation on U Non-Immigrant Visas.  They discussed the requirements of the U visa along with practice pointers given their experience in this area.

General Recent News March 3, 2016

Senior Supervisory Attorney Leah A. Duckett Interviewed by ViveloHoy on Renewing DACA and Applying for DACA Advance Parole

Senior Supervisory Attorney, Leah A. Duckett, was interviewed by ViveloHoy on February 12, 2016 about renewing your application for DACA and applying for DACA Advance Parole.  You can watch the interviews on the ViveloHoy site here. Watch ViveloHoy Video on Renewing DACA Watch ViveloHoy Video on DACA Advance Parole  

Senior Supervisory Attorney Leah A. Duckett Interviewed by ViveloHoy on Citizenship

Senior Supervisory Attorney, Leah A. Duckett, was interviewed by ViveloHoy on February 12, 2016 about the importance of applying for citizenship and the process involved.  You can watch the interviews on the ViveloHoy site here. Watch ViveloHoy Video on the Importance of Becoming a U.S. Citizen Watch ViveloHoy Video on the Process of Becoming a […]