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Applying for Citizenship in Houston

Davis & Associates provide expert legal counsel in all aspects of immigration law.  We provide legal services to Houston and surrounding areas, including Pasadena, The Woodlands, Sugarland, and more.  Our team of astute lawyers are proficient at handling immigration cases related to green card applications, naturalization, permanent residence, business immigration law, employer compliance, temporary work…

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Considerations When Choosing an Immigration Lawyer

There are many reasons that people reach out to immigration lawyers for legal advice. Immigration attorneys can assist with a variety of immigration issues such as a green card application, deportation defense, naturalization, business immigration law, permanent residence, temporary work visas, employer compliance, etc.  Finding an honest, knowledgeable, and hardworking attorney can be the challenge.…

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Davis & Associates Urges Immigrants to Act Ahead of December 23 USCIS Fee Hikes

What To Expect After The Texas Primary Elections

Democrats and Republicans alike are watching the results of the Texas Primary election to see if the Trump administration’s position on immigration will have an impact on the results.     WHAT WAS VOTER TURNOUT? Texas has not seen a Democrat win a statewide election since 1994, the longest losing streak in U.S. history.  But Democrats…

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Red Flags From An Immigration Attorney

If you are in need of an immigration attorney, chances are you are feeling stressed and vulnerable about your current immigration situation.  The idea of being separated from your family, or being dropped by your sponsor mid-way through the process can keep you up at night. These are reasons why some people are quick to…

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What to know about H-1B Visas in Houston

The H-1B visa program allows employers to hire foreign workers for specialty occupations.  In order for foreign workers to qualify for the H-1B visa program, certain criteria have to be met.  First, the foreign employee must have highly specialized knowledge in a particular field, such as a medical doctor, computer programmer, teacher, engineer, etc.  Second,…

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Ask Kaitlyn Bailey | Davis & Associates

What To Know About DACA For Houston Immigrants

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, is a U.S. immigration policy that allows protection from deportation and eligibility for a work permit to those individuals that came to the U.S. as a minor, and had entered and remained in the U.S. illegally.  This deferred action of deportation is good for a 2 year period…

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Is Your Houston Business Immigration Compliant?

The Trump administration has made it a priority to enforce immigration laws and deter illegal immigration.  Using executive orders and directing agencies such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement on how to enforce these immigration laws, it is this administration’s mission to stop illegal immigration.  But it’s not only the illegal immigrants that are breaking the…

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Do I Qualify for Naturalization in Houston?

Naturalization is the process in which immigrants can become U.S. citizens.  In order to obtain U.S. citizenship, a foreign national must meet certain requirements set out in the Immigration and Nationality Act. Because this process can be detailed and complex, an immigration attorney in Houston can be beneficial to assist through the naturalization process.  …

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What Impact Will The El Salvador Decision Have On Houston Immigrants?

The Trump administration decided in early January 2018 to end the special protections for Salvadorans under the Temporary Protected Status program.  Nearly 200,000 Salvadorans will need to leave the U.S. by September 9, 2019, or face deportation.  The Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program was created in 1990, and allows people from other countries who have…

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