We are an immigration law firm based in Chicago committed to serving our clients in the Chicagoland community and across the country. Since 1973, our team has worked tirelessly to meet our clients’ needs on the path to legal status.
We are a full-service firm representing individuals and families in a variety of immigration matters, including family cases, removal (deportation) defense, U.S. citizenship and naturalization, and appeals.
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The relative sponsoring you files an I-130 petition on your behalf
Once your petition is approved, a case will be opened with the National Visa Center
After your case is opened, required fees must be paid before your case can advance
File a provisional unlawful presence waiver, if necessary
Once fees processed, submit an Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration
The petitioner will accept financial support for you during your time in U.S. and submit evidence of finances to USCIS
Passports, birth certificates, and military records used to support your visa application
Once documents are submitted, your case is placed in line for review at the NVC
Schedule medical exam and gather originals of civil documents
Meet with a consular officer to determine visa eligibility
Application will be approved, denied, or held for administrative processing
Call 312-782-1804 and schedule an appointment for a consultation with an attorney. We would love to sit down and talk about your options.
Knowledgeable and thoughtful staff and attorneys. They really care about helping their clients through difficult situations and even when there isn't a path forward they take the time to explain why. Highly recommend!
Excellent service! They helped me with my residency and citizenship, very professional. Guadalupe Iniguez was very attentive and helped me a lot throughout my process, very grateful to her for everything she did…
This law firm helped me with the process of my residency and then with my citizenship. Thank GOD on January 12, 2022 I had my citizenship ceremony. Thanks to this law firm and…
I want to share the gratitude that my wife and I have with the Robert Ahlgren law firm who, in a long process to receive our residency, did an excellent job. To receive…
They are amazing, I have referred a few people to them and they are grateful that I did. The attorneys are very honest, and let you know if your case is possible, or…
They stopped me from deportation and they helped me a lot in court. They told me 'this case is good, you qualify for three reasons for residency and in two years you will…
Very nice, honest and professional people. Very knowledgeable, explained everything very clearly and doesn’t scam people for money like a lot of other lawyers do.
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