- How to select the right lawyer: common rules
- Education and license
- Work experience
- Trust and confidentiality
- First consultation
The immigration lawyer primarily develops an immigration or visa program tailored to your specific situation. He participates in the formation of the case and the preparation of a package of documents, advises and accompanies you at all stages from submitting documents to obtaining a visa. His presence is desirable at interviews in the Citizenship and Migration Board and is mandatory when the case is heard in the immigration court.
Wanting to save the money, people begin to follow the advice of “everything knowing” friends and acquaintances who have been in a similar situation or to seek answers on the Internet. Both give the person a deceptive sense of awareness but doesn’t solve his problem. By analogy with medicine – you can make your own diagnosis and even undergo a cheap self-treatment course, but will it be possible to recover? Of course, a common cold is more likely to be overcome by yourself, but if you need a diagnosis, a serious treatment or surgery, hardly anyone will want to trust non-professionals.
The US immigration law system is one of the most difficult and confusing in the world. Therefore, the correct solution in each individual case depends on the details. In some cases it is fixable, in others it is hopeless. Due to this, the most important part in immigration process – choose the best lawyer!