Immigration Blog

Find answers to common immigration questions as well as important immigration policy changes. Get informed so you can make better decisions regarding your case.

Fighting for Asylum Rights during a Trump Presidency

By Devon Senges, Immigration Attorney at Dummit Fradin Leer versión en español I spent a week volunteering at the Mexican-U.S. border, working alongside other attorneys who came from all over the country to help people asking for protection in the United States. U.S. Federal law provides several forms of protection for people who are fleeing [...]

Fighting for Asylum Rights during a Trump Presidency2019-11-04T11:28:40-05:00

Federal Judge Counters Trump’s Public Charge Rule

By Devon Senges, Immigration Attorney at Dummit Fradin Leer versión en español For decades, the United States has denied permanent residency to anyone likely to rely primarily upon the government for their main source of support. This is the “public charge” bar to residency and is currently codified in the Immigration Nationality Act section 212(a)(4). [...]

Federal Judge Counters Trump’s Public Charge Rule2019-11-04T10:50:45-05:00

What to Do If You’re Detained by ICE in North Carolina

When it comes to dealing with Immigration Customs Enforcement officers, it's better to be safe than sorry. Being prepared for an ICE raid will help you stay calm throughout the process. Below are our tips for how to prepare and what to do in the event that you're detained by ICE in North Carolina. [...]

What to Do If You’re Detained by ICE in North Carolina2019-11-06T16:13:11-05:00

Immigration Detainers Ignored by Most NC Sheriff’s Offices in 2019

What is an Immigration Detainer? An Immigration detainer is a request for the state to hold people without a valid court order. This is also referred to as an ICE detainer or immigration hold. The State or Federal Government cannot hold a person, citizen or not, without a Judicial review. Only a judge or magistrate [...]

Immigration Detainers Ignored by Most NC Sheriff’s Offices in 20192019-10-24T09:46:28-05:00

Últimas Noticias Sobre DACA: El Sube y Baja Emocional Continua

En el 2017, la Corte Federal del Distrito del Norte de California impuso un mandato judicial que impidió el gobierno de Trump terminar con el programa de DACA. Este mandato también dio amplio tiempo al tribunal para decidir si el gobierno de Trump podría legalmente acabar con DACA. Naturalmente, el gobierno apeló esta decisión a [...]

Últimas Noticias Sobre DACA: El Sube y Baja Emocional Continua2019-10-24T09:48:37-05:00

DACA Update: DREAMER Roller Coaster Continues

In 2017 the Federal District Court for the Northern District of California issued a preliminary injunction. It prevented the Trump Administration from ending the renewal process for DACA participants. It also allowed time for the courts to decide if the Trump Administration could lawfully end the DACA program. So, the government appealed the decision to [...]

DACA Update: DREAMER Roller Coaster Continues2019-10-24T09:48:42-05:00

Trump’s New Policy Changes Increases the Need For Expert Immigration Attorneys to Represent You in Your Immigration Case

NEW TRUMP IMMIGRATION POLICY CHANGES:  It is now easier for an application immigration case to be denied and your case potentially referred to Immigration Court. Trump’s New Policy Changes Increases the Need For Expert Immigration Attorneys to Represent You in Your Immigration Case Immigration Attorney with Dummit Fradin This summer, the Trump administration has taken [...]

Trump’s New Policy Changes Increases the Need For Expert Immigration Attorneys to Represent You in Your Immigration Case2019-10-24T09:49:05-05:00

Los nuevos cambios aumentan la necesidad de que los abogados expertos en inmigración lo representen en su caso de inmigración

ANUNCIOS DE NUEVOS CAMBIOS EN ADJUDICACIONES DE MIGRACION LEGAL DE TRUMP: Ahora es más fácil que se niegue la solicitud de un caso de inmigración y su caso sea remitido a la Corte de Inmigración. Los nuevos cambios aumentan la necesidad de que los abogados expertos en inmigración lo representen en su caso de inmigración [...]

Los nuevos cambios aumentan la necesidad de que los abogados expertos en inmigración lo representen en su caso de inmigración2019-10-24T09:49:09-05:00

2018 Business North Carolina Legal Elite for Immigration Attorney

Legal Elite 2018 : Devon Senges Congratulations to Devon Senges for being awarded the 2018 Legal Elite for Immigration by Business North Carolina. Immigration is a challenging and difficult field and we are pleased to provide award-winning Immigration attorneys for our clients. The Business North Carolina magazine has published top lawyers in the [...]

2018 Business North Carolina Legal Elite for Immigration Attorney2018-12-20T10:49:59-05:00

Top 10 Pieces of General Advice from Immigration Attorney to Immigrants Living Undocumented in the United States

Always, my first piece of advice, as an immigration attorney that advocates for undocumented immigrants in this community is this: Remember your worth and your contributions to this society.  A nation of immigrants is a rich nation – in culture, food, economics, and language.  Continue to be contributing members of this country with pride and [...]

Top 10 Pieces of General Advice from Immigration Attorney to Immigrants Living Undocumented in the United States2018-10-10T14:20:16-05:00