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One of the largest immigration firms in Los Angeles, with hundreds of success stories.
The main objective at Kostiv & Associates, P.C. is to help immigrants from all over the world obtain legal status and their American Dream in the United States by offering customized processes adapted to the needs of our clients. We provide the best legal strategies, but above all, we always seek the best resolution for your case.
Our attorneys actively keep abreast with the constant changes in immigration, and our accumulated years of experience guarantee that your case is always handled by an expert in the area.
We provide services such as business immigration, citizenship, representation in the Immigration court, adjustment of status, DACA, U-Visa, juvenile visa, asylum in the United States, TPS, permanent residence, family petitions, among other immigration services.
At Kostiv & Associates, we carry out quality work to advance the fulfillment of your rights and ambitions in the United States. Hundreds of success stories confirm our main goal is to enforce your rights in the United States.
If you think you have a case or need an immigration lawyer, call us at (213) 309-9123.
Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, is a form of humanitarian aid that can be granted when it is considered unsafe to return to your home country. Therefore, this type of protection is limited only to people (in this case Venezuelans) who are already in the United States. This migration measure is valid for 18 months, […]
Being a citizen of the United States, is one of the greatest achievements that any foreigner can have, since by becoming a citizen of this country. You can have many benefits such as: Right to vote and thus be part of the political decisions of the country through your vote. Carry a United States Passport; […]
In 1990, the U.S. Congress enacted a federal law to help undocumented children who qualify for permanent residency by a Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS). In 2008, the legal definition of Sikhs was clarified and expanded under new reauthorized legislation. SIJS helps certain undocumented children in the state’s juvenile system become permanent residents. Children in […]
Frequently this protection is lost due to crimes that are committed within the territory of the United States, in the same way it can be lost due to errors of an administrative nature on the part of the beneficiary such as; Do not submit your application for TPS renewal on time, among others. So in […]
If you are the victim of a qualifying crime that occurred in the United States and have been helpful to law enforcement in the investigation or prosecution of the criminal activity, you may be eligible for a Humanitarian Nonimmigrant Visa called U VISA. Qualifying Crimes: Abduction Abusive Sexual Contact Blackmail Domestic Violence Extortion False Imprisonment Female Genital […]
Appeals are made when a person does not agree with the deportation or removal order made by the Immigration Judge. Decisions of the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR or Immigration Court) may be appealed to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA or Board) which is part of the Department of Justice. At the Law […]
The adjustment of status is an advantageous immigration procedure for someone who is already in the United States. This adjustment would help you to take out the permanent residence card (green card) without having to leave the country. You can complete the residency process in the United States without having to return to your country […]
For the NACARA Law, citizens from different countries qualify; like Nicaragua, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala and several of the countries that belonged to the Soviet Union. For each country in particular, there are different conditions and privileges. Next, we will see how the law is applied to citizens of El Salvador and Guatemala. It can […]
There are many types of nonimmigrant (temporary) visas. Each one is issued for a different purpose and each one is known by a combination of letter and number, as well as by a name. You may be familiar with the most popular non-immigrant visas such as: the B-2 tourist visa, the E-2 visa for investors […]
Who can get asylum in the United States? Refugees who are people who are outside their country of origin and can not or are not willing to return for fear of their life. Asylum status can provide protection for people who meet the refugee requirements, are already in the United States and ask for admission […]
When you are captured at the border or when you surrender to immigration officers, and when you express the fear of returning to your country of origin, there will be a process by which immigrants detained by ICE will have to pass. In this segment of our website, our immigration lawyers explain the asylum process […]
Attorney Petro, is a professional committed to his clients, since he does not limit himself to representing them in a court within the territory of the United States, but also if necessary, he represents his clients in any consulate inside and outside of the United States. If you are considering to be represented for us, […]
Country’s economic growth, resulting in the opportunity for foreign investors to come to the United States through the EB-5 visa, which allows them to have a temporary residence that becomes permanent in two years. VISA FOR INVESTORS EB 5 These are visas especially for those entrepreneurs who, looking for an economic opportunity, or an […]
There are several defenses against deportation that could be used by immigration lawyers in immigration court. We offer you the list of potential defenses that an immigration lawyer should use to defend your client in front of the immigration judge: Asylum Expulsion Exemption Convention Against Torture DACA Adjustment of status Waiver U Visa T […]
Immigration court lawyers are essential to protect your interest from removal. A deportation affects not only you but also your family and friends. If you have been placed into immigration court proceedings, it is because the government is trying to remove you from the US. The government might be in his right to do so […]
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