Immigration Courts during Covid19

The pandemic is impacting all aspects of immigrants’ lives, especially those whose future will be decided by a courts’ decision whether or not to remove them.  Since March 2020 our clients have had their deportation hearings be canceled or postponed (for two or more years at a time) because the courts here have been closed.…

DACA – ¿Qué pasó?

El 18 de junio de 2020, la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos finalmente emitió su decisión en el caso DACA. La cuestión en el caso era la legalidad de la cancelación repentina del programa DACA* por parte del gobierno en 2017.  La decisión fue NO, no fue legal hacer eso. ¿Qué significa esto? A…

Brazil Trip

While not immigration focused, I wanted to share a little highlight from my trip to Brazil in late January that I thought about and made myself smile. We could all use happy thoughts and reminders to help us get through this challenging time. In Brazil, I planned to have a music, climate, and language type…

NOW HIRING!

Now Hiring!

Seifert Law Offices seeks a team member (legal assistant/paralegal) to help in our busy office. The paralegal will help our clients in various immigration processes. Empathy, efficiency and excellent writing skills are needed. *This position could be full or part time.* The right candidate will be bilingual in Spanish (able to communicate at a professional…