Coping With Immigration & It´s Effects On Your Family (Part 2 Parents)

When families include members with no immigration status, this can create psychological stress. This article can help parents understand children’s reactions to the fear of separation due to immigration and provide some suggestions for strategies to help manage behaviors and emotions.    Parent´s Reactions Related To Immigration Parents may have conflicting emotions about their migration and potential family Read More

Coping With Immigration & It´s Effects On Your Family (Part 1 Children)

When families include members with no immigration status, this can create psychological stress. This article can help parents understand children’s reactions to the fear of separation due to immigration and provide some suggestions for strategies to help manage behaviors and emotions. Trauma And Stress On Children Related To Separation Separation between parents and children can be traumatic with emotionally harmful Read More

Know Your Rights If You Are Stopped By The Police, Immigration Agents Or The FBI. 

Know your rights if you are stopped by the police, immigration agents or the FBI.  If You Are Stopped By Police You have the right to remain silent. If you wish to remain silent, tell the officer. (Some states may require that you identify yourself to the police if you are suspected of a crime). Remain calm. Do not run away. Do not argue, resist or obstruct the police. Always keep your hands where the police can see Read More

Form I-751: Remove the Conditions on Your Green Card if You Are Married, Divorced or if Your Spouse Passed Away

Hi there I'm Hillary Walsh. I'm in immigration lawyer in the United States and I want to help you if you have been married to a US citizen or lawful permanent citizen and you have a conditional residency. This is if you have received your green card but only for a two years time. What happens next?  If you have been married for less than two years and you have been petitioned by your spouse, the best outcome that Read More

The Permanent Bar and Green Card (Part 2)

Hi, in this blog post we will continue with our explanation about the permanent bar and how to adjust your status, if you have one. Legal and illegal presence and examples Let's recap. It is important to know that, if you have been here in the United States, for one year in total, after April 1, 1997: Without permission and then you leave and let's say you come back with a visa, or it could be a friend's Read More

The Permanent Bar and Green Card (Part 1)

Did you enter the United States illegally? Are you wondering how it will affect getting a Green Card in the future? Don't miss this 2-part blog! Hi, I'm Hillary Walsh, I'm an immigration attorney and I'm here to answer those questions so hopefully you'll be reassured and if not, we'll help you find solutions that will solve this problem. My law firm is New Frontier Immigration Law and we are helping people all over Read More

Should I Appeal A Negative Immigration Court/USCIS Decision?

Have you been told that it's time to appeal? Do you have an immigration decision from the Immigration Court or perhaps from USCIS that is negative? Or perhaps it's not completely favorable to you and you're trying to decide what to do next? Is it worth the time? Is it worth the effort? I'm Hillary Walsh in immigration lawyer in Phoenix Arizona. My Law Firm is New Frontier immigration Law. I'm renowned in the field Read More

Sponsors & USCIS Petitions

Are you ready to finish the petition process? Are you ready to petition for your spouse or loved one and the final question you have is: Do I make enough money to be their sponsor?  I'm Hillary Walsh. I'm in immigration lawyer. New Frontier Immigration is my law firm and we're here to help keep families together in the United States of America, the most amazing country in the world! I'm going to tell you anything you Read More

Naturalization Exam In Your Own Language

Have you been thinking that maybe your mom and dad might be perfect for getting their citizenship but they're older and they're really nervous about taking the test in English? I'm here to tell you that maybe they don't have to take it in english and they can take it in their own language. I´m Hillary Walsh, I'm in immigration lawyer in Phoenix Arizona and New Frontier Law is my law firm and I'm helping immigrants Read More

Dear Friends…

Dear Friends,   When I started the Law Office of Hillary Gaston Walsh in early 2014, I was a young lawyer taking care of my 9-month-old twins. I had just left a commercial litigation firm due to my husband's job in the Air Force moving us to Korea. I decided to take my first asylum appeal. And I won it. And the next one, and the next. I soon realized that I couldn't help as many people as I wanted to without a team. Read More