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Raleigh Immigration Lawyers

Are you facing a complicated immigration issue in Raleigh, North Carolina? Let us help. At Gardner Law, PLLC, we have the skill and experience necessary to help you achieve a positive outcome. Clients throughout the area trust our experienced Raleigh immigration lawyer's for skilled and attentive service in the issues that matter most to their lives and futures.

Call (919) 355-5134 or contact our firm online to discuss your situation.

How Can Gardner Law, PLLC Help You?

Employer Compliance
As an employer in North Carolina, it is important to ensure that you are in compliance with federal laws concerning hiring foreign nationals to work for your business. We can help you in such areas as I-9 compliance, E-Verify audits, and Social Security and no-match letters. Call to learn more.

Removal Defense
Have you or someone close to you been threatened with deportation? Let our attorneys proactively uphold your rights. Call to learn about cancellation of removal, Convention Against Torture (CAT) withholding of removal, or the other options available to you. Our goal is to protect your interests aggressively and effectively.

Family Based Immigration
If you have a family member in the United States who is willing to sponsor you, call Gardner Law to learn about the process of family based immigration. We can answer your questions regarding adjustment of status, consular processing, and more.

Employment Based Immigration
Every year, many individuals are able to achieve citizenship through employment. Whether your goals for working in the United States are of a short-term or long-term nature, we can help walk you through the process. Learn which visa you may qualify for and how to apply for a work permit when you call our Raleigh law office.

U.S. Citizenship
Excepting those who are of pure Native American heritage, every American is either an immigrant or the child of immigrants. Helping our clients achieve citizenship is an aspect of our practice that we consider to be a great privilege. If you are ready to pursue your own American journey, we want to stand by you. Call our office today to learn more about how having a Raleigh immigration lawyer on your side could benefit your journey to citizenship.

The process of naturalization is that by which a foreign national gains citizenship in the United States. In order to begin the naturalization process, you must first demonstrate that you have fulfilled the obligations outlined by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). To learn more about the naturalization process, schedule an appointment with Gardner Law.

Immigration through Military Service
The Immigration and Nationality Act (ACT) contains a provision for members of the United States military who wish to pursue citizenship. According to Sections 328 and 329 of the INA, service members who file naturalization applications enjoy an easier process to citizenship. Learn more about this option when you meet with the attorneys of Gardner Law.

Dual Citizenship
Do you have questions about dual citizenship? Most countries have different laws and policies regarding dual citizenship. In some countries it is not legal to hold dual citizenship - in others, it is. To learn more about these laws and how they affect you, it is wise to talk with a Raleigh immigration attorneys who can provide information and advice specific to your situation.

To learn more about the immigration laws and policies that could impact you, do not hesitate to contact Gardner Law, PLLC today. Schedule a consultation with Attorney Gardner for counsel regarding your unique situation. We are here to help you pursue the best possible outcome. Learn more about our firm and how we are ready to help you navigate the complex immigration laws as they affect U.S. employers.

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Case Results

Results That Speak for Themselves
  • Approved Green Card AC21 Portability at the I-485 Interview

    We worked with her and her new employer to finalize her employment, prepare the I-485 Supplement J and gather the documentation to present at her interview under AC21 to allow her to port her I-140 and green card application.

  • Approved for Adjustment of Status Family Member Adjustment of Status Granted

    Our client wanted to apply for adjustment of status via the 245i form, based on her sister’s US Citizenship that was granted many years prior to our case.

  • Secured Their Green Cards H2B to LPR

    After successfully getting Form 9089 certified by the Dept of Labor for supervisory positions with the company, we were able to reach out to the employees and work with the company to submit an I-140/I-485 petition which was successfully approved.

  • Waiver Approved I-601A Waiver

    Waver was pending for almost one year, but it was approved and we are currently working on consular processing.

  • Received Certificate of Citizenship N-600

    This LPR client came to us worried about naturalizing because she had a bad criminal record and her naturalization application would probably be denied. After a thorough review of her family history, we realized she was already a US citizen through the Child Citizenship Act.

  • Secure a New P1 Visa for 3 Years P1 Visa

    We were able to work with his new manager to put together the needed information about their business, required licenses, and his ability to secure a new P1 visa for 3 years.

  • Released from ICE / Pending Work Permit Removal (Bond Motion)

    Immigrant had a prior order of removal from over 10 years ago. He was detained by ICE again and his US citizen wife hired us to try to get him out. We filed a Motion To Reopen his In Absentia Order with the immigration court in New Orleans, Louisiana.

  • Green Card was Granted Same-Sex, Marriage-Based Adjustment of Status

    The petition did not have any red flags but the USCIS officer interviewed them separately (Stokes Interview) and asked incredibly specific and detailed questions about their finances, work history, and friends and family.

  • Filed for I-918 U-Visa Petition U Visa Certification

    Re-submitted the request, along with the USCIS regulations noting that she had met the requirements in having provided assistance as well as her state of mind following the incident.

  • Renew Existing I-765 While Pending VAWA & I-48 VAWA

    We submitted her application, received a prima facie determination, and asked for her marriage-based I-485 to be held in abeyance until the I-360 VAWA petition could be approved.


The Right Attorneys

May Make All the Difference in the Outcome of Your Case
  • High Quality Legal Representation

    As a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the North Carolina Bar Association, and the North Carolina State Bar, Attorney Gardner has a reputation for professionalism and elite representation.

  • Your Success Is Our Priority

    Hiring a knowledgeable and passionate immigration attorney to represent your interests is one of the most important steps you can take. When you come to us, we will take a personal interest in your case because we genuinely care about your success.

  • Hablamos Español

    Lead Attorney Gardner is a world traveler who speaks fluent Spanish; the entire Gardner Law support team is fluent in Spanish as well. Our attorney will personally handle each legal aspect of your case. We will help you obtain the sense of ease and peace of mind you deserve during this trying and difficult time.

  • We Educate Clients

    We will review your case, inform you of your rights, and guide you in the path that best suits your needs. We will fully equip you to make informed decisions every step of the way. We will offer you the zealous advocacy and compassionate support you deserve.