As If 2020 Couldn’t Get Any Worse: Expedited Removal Is Back

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Alena Shautsova is a New York City based US immigration attorney dedicated to delivering the best long and short terms solutions for her clients’ immigration needs. She is a NYC Immigration lawyer who provides honest and reliable advice in connection with all types of immigration matters in New York, New York City, and all over the world. Our New York Immigration attorneys help with all types of Immigration matters, including Family and Employment-based Immigration, VAWA, U and T visas, Deportation and Removal Defense, Immigration Hardship waivers, Asylum, BIA and AAO appeals, motions to reopen with USCIS, BIA and Immigration court, Criminal Immigration issues, representation in Immigration court (hearings, motions, and appeals), immigration interviews, federal litigation.

Our New York Immigration lawyers help to find solutions for those who already have orders of removal or deportation or were found inadmissible and denied US Immigration visas. Immigration matters can be complex, and the constantly changing Immigration regulations call for creative and immediate response. Simple or difficult, we provide expert advice for all types of matters. Allow our NYC Immigration lawyers to alleviate your stress and help you! Together, we will strive to deliver the best results tailored to your needs!

We provide in-person consultations in our Brooklyn and Syosset offices. We also provide convenient Skype consultations and appointments, reserved for flexible and after-work hours! The best way to find immigration help is to reach our NYC Immigration lawyers by phone 917 885 2261, schedule a consultation or use our case evaluation form.

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As If 2020 Couldn’t Get Any Worse: Expedited Removal Is Back


NYC immigration lawyer: Plain and simple: Expanded Expedited Removal is Back. Here is a list of everyone who should not be placed into Expedited Removal Proceedings. If you are without status, or even a permanent resident in some situations, it is important to read this over and check to see if you fall under one of the exceptions to the expedited removal procedure. The information I am about to share could save you or a loved one not only from hefty legal fees but also years of heartache and separation. Read carefully and read to the end. Remember, not everyone can be subjected to expedited removal: under the expanded guidelines, it is first of all persons who cannot provide that they have continuously resided in the US for 2 years. But the problem is that this “proof” has to be done immediately upon detention: you may agree, that your arguments will be mostly useless once you are physically removed out of the US. The Consequences of Expedited Removal Orders: a person is expeditiously removed within 48 h...

VAWA Benefits: From Self-Petition To Special Motion To Reopen

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NYC immigration lawyer: VAWA stands for Violence Against Women Act. It is a law that helps certain abused, beaten relatives of Lawful permanent residents and citizens to self-petition or obtain benefits in the US without the need of a relative, family-based I 130. Here, I will share some benefits and leniencies that the ...

Criminal Activity (CIMT) And Adjustment Of Status

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NYC immigration lawyer: New York Immigration lawyer Alena Shautsova helps her clients to analyze their immigration status, and apply for permanent residency in the US. In doing so, we collect information about various aspects of a person’s life both in the US and abroad. It is important to collect accurate and up-to-date...

How To Seek Release From Immigration Detention


NYC immigration lawyer: New York Immigration lawyer Alena Shautsova helps her clients to be released from Immigration detention. A non-citizen in the US may be detained by Immigration authorities when he/she is found to have violated US Immigration laws, or, at times, there is a reason to believe he/she did. Of course, ...

Return Of The Public Charge: What You Need To Know

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NYC immigration lawyer: The infamous public charge rule is back, it is back for all of the states of the USA, including NY, CT, and VT. The rollercoaster with the public charge started after 2d Circuit Federal Court of Appeals ruled that the public charge rule should be stopped again; then the Court explained its decisio...

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Alena Shautsova

Alena Shautsova is a top-rated New York Immigration lawyer, working in Brooklyn and Syosset. She handles all types of immigration matters and also provides help with litigation and employment discrimination matters. Her knowledge and expertise of not only Immigration laws, but also the US litigation system, is helping her clients to achieve desired results. Ms. Shautsova has been practicing law in the U.S. for over a decade. She has been a member and a leader of various Bar associations, including NYSBA, ABA, and AILA, earning the trust of her colleagues and clients. Ms. Shautsova has been a member of the ABA House of Delegates, acted as a judge at various New York Immigration moot court competitions, put together educational programs for attorneys in New York, and appeared on News channels on issues related to Immigration and practice of law in the US. You can read more about her experience and achievements in About the Law Firm section.

Our Immigration Law Experience And Hard Work Will Earn Your Trust

At the Law Office of Alena Shautsova, our NYC Immigration attorneys make sure that our clients know what we are working on for them and how exactly we will get them the desired results. We have helped hundreds of clients to receive their green cards, citizenship via naturalization, asylum, VAWA status, U visa, marriage-based adjustment, EB1 extraordinary ability green cards, hardship waivers, and more. Our New York City Immigration lawyers won removal proceedings and helped clients to safely stay in the United States. We spend time explaining the Immigration laws and why particular solutions are the best for one’s case. Our Facebook page and Youtube channel are dedicated to providing free smart immigration tips. So far, we have published more than a hundred free Immigration videos where New York Immigration lawyer Alena Shautsova explains the US Immigration laws and recent updates. Every month we sent out a Free Immigration Law Updates newsletter where we highlight the most important changes in Immigration law. Our blog appraises clients on the recent Immigration news and provides the up-to-date Immigration solutions.

Russian Speaking US Immigration Lawyer NYC

Alena Shautsova is the only Russian speaking attorney who was a member of the NYSBA Special Committee on Immigration Representation in New York. New York Lawyer with a Superb ( the highest) rating on one of the most credible attorney ranking systems Over the course of her career as an immigration lawyer in New York, Ms. Shautsova has handled hundreds of marriage petitions, appeals, adjustment of status applications, employment-based petitions, and Immigration waivers. We won asylum and deportation cases for our clients, extraordinary ability petitions, U visa, T visa, VAWA cases and more! New York Immigration lawyer Alena Shautsova is waiting to help you too!

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