U.S. Immigration & Citizenship

Did you receive a Notice of Intent to Deny your I-130 petition for your spouse, which requires a timely and full response to USCIS?

Are you a lawful permanent resident who worries that your criminal history will block you from becoming a U.S. citizen?

Has the U.S. Consulate found you inadmissible and denied your visa application?

Are you a U.S. citizen who wants your foreign national fiance or spouse to join you in the U.S.?

Do you need a waiver of inadmissibility to get a nonimmigrant visa or immigrant visa?

Dyan Williams Law will guide you through tough issues like these, which have lasting effects on your life and business. 

We help you find possible solutions, determine the best way to meet your long-term goals and short-term objectives, evaluate the strengths and weaknesses in your case, weigh the pros and cons of different routes available to you, and maximize your chance of success.

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Our primary services include:

Family-based Immigration

Proving bona fide nature of marriage and overcoming marriage fraud findings in I-130 petitions and other immigration matters

Consular processing of immigrant visas  (National Visa Center and U.S. Consulates)

I-130 immediate relative petitions for spouses (including same-sex couples), children and parents of U.S citizens

I-130 petitions in the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th preference family-sponsored categories

I-129F petitions for spouses (K-3) or fiancé(e)s  (K-1)

I-485 application to adjust to lawful permanent resident status (green card application)

Adjustment of Status under section 245(i)

I-751 petition to remove conditions on permanent residence (joint filing and waiver of joint filing)

I-765, application for employment authorization

Child Status Protection Act (CSPA)

Waiver Applications

I-601 application for waiver of inadmissibility (e.g. unlawful presence, fraud or willful misrepresentation, and crime-related grounds)

I-601A application for provisional unlawful presence waiver

I-212 application for permission to apply for admission into the United States after deportation or removal (related to immigrant visas)

212(d)(3) non-immigrant waiver application (related to B-2/B-1, F-1, H-1B, J-1 or L visas) before the U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) or U.S. Consulate

Naturalization & Citizenship

N-400, application for naturalization

N-336, request for hearing in naturalization proceedings

N-600, derivative citizenship of children

Temporary Non-Immigrant Visas

H-1B temporary worker visas for professionals in specialty occupations

L-1 intracompany transferee executive or manager visas

O-1A temporary worker visas for individuals with an extraordinary ability in the sciences, education, business, or athletics

TN NAFTA professional visas

E-2 treaty investor visas

F-1 student visas and F-1 reinstatement

B-1 and B-2 visitor’s visas

K-1, K-2 and K-3 visas

I-539, application to extend/change nonimmigrant status

Investor-based Immigration

EB-5 immigrant investors

Humanitarian-based Immigration

I-589, Affirmative Asylum before USCIS

I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition

I-360, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Self petitions

I-821D, Application for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

Responses & Requests to USCIS (Legal Briefs & Submission of Additional Evidence)

Response to Notice of Intent to Deny I-130 Petition or I-129F Petition

Response to Notice of Intent to Deny I-485 Application

Response to Notice of Intent to Deny I-751 Petition

Response to Notice of Intent to Revoke I-130 Petition or I-129F Petition

Response to Request for Evidence (e.g. H-1B, N-400, I-130, I-129F, I-485, I-751, I-601 and I-601A)

Request for Approval of Application/Petition (e.g. N-400, I-130, I-485 and I-751)

Motions & Appeals

Motion to U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) to reconsider and rescind expedited removal order

Motion to U.S. Consulate to reconsider visa refusal and/or inadmissibility finding

Appeal to Board of Immigration Appeals (e.g. I-130 & marriage fraud findings, asylum)

Appeal to Administrative Appeals Office (e.g. I-601, I-212, I-140)

Appeal to Circuit Court of Appeals (e.g. I-751, I-140, asylum)

Federal Court Litigation

Complaint for Declaratory Review (e.g. I-130 petition, naturalization, I-140 petition)

Complaint for Mandamus Action (e.g. naturalization, adjustment of status)

In this 1-minute video, I explain briefly how I’m qualified to help you in immigration matters: