Legal Resources - Honors and Awards

AILA Annual Conference

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association ( WWW.AILA.ORG),
    ( Faculty, 2010 AILA ANNUAL Conference, Contributor, AILA Infonet, AILA Immigration Law Today)

2010 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

  • Smithsonian 2010 Folklife Festival (Asian-Pacific Americans)
    ( Speaker/ Immigration Story Teller ,  Immigration Stories, June 26, 2010)

Board on Professional Responsibily of DC

  • District of Columbia Board on  Professional Responsibility (WWW.DCBAR.ORG)
    ( Alternate member, hearing committee (2007-2003)

  • Philippine American Bar Association of Greater Washington, D.C. Inc
  • ( PABA President 2002-2003, at the silver anniversary of the Philippine lawyers association, spearheading continuing legal education and free legal clinics, and uniting Filipino and American lawyers in the metro DC area)
  • ( MOU Co-signatory, Memorandum of Understanding between the Philippine American community (PABA / NaFFAA and the Philippine Government, creating a framework to assist certain distressed Filipinos in the U.S.)
  • 100 Most Influential Filipino Women in the U.S. Awardee,  (Policy Makers and Visionaries), Filipino Women’s Network / ABS CBN, The Philippine Global Channel), 2007
  • Homeland Security (Washington District  Office), Asian Pacific American Celebrations
  • (Keynote Speaker,  May 2004)

Our Expertise

We serve standard, simple cases. We also serve clients with special handling needs such as waivers of grounds of inadmissibility:

  • I-601 Waiver for fraud and material misrepresentation
  • National interest waiver for extraordinary and exceptional ability aliens
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
  • Fiancee Visa ( K Visa)
  • B-1, B-2, Business and Visitor Visas
  • Working Visas (H1B, L, I, G etc.)
  • J-1 Section 2-12(e) Waivers