Justice Department threatens sanctuary cities

Justice Department threatens sanctuary cities

The Justice Department released a statement October 12, warning several sanctuary cities who are allegedly not in compliance with federal immigration law statute 8 U.S.C. 1373. This is another hostile move by the administration toward immigrants. Cities who the DOJ...
How to find a good immigration attorney

How to find a good immigration attorney

Now more than ever, it is critical that if you need an immigration attorney, you hire someone who is the right fit for your situation. Immigration law is complex and has dire consequences if there is a mistake. A person with a winnable case could be deported because...
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals(DACA) Q & A

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals(DACA) Q & A

DACA Q & A with Orlando Immigration Attorney Henry Lim Hi everyone, it’s Henry. Our Orlando office is getting a lot of calls about what is happening with DACA. Dreamers and their families feel more uncertain than ever, and as an immigration attorney for 19 years,...
Our storm shortages are Venezuela’s normal

Our storm shortages are Venezuela’s normal

Henry Lim Orlando Immigration Attorney and Orlando Sentinel Editorial Advisory Board Member The days leading up to Hurricane Irma were an exercise in patience for most Floridians. As we prepared our family for the storm, stood in line to purchase two rationed cases of...
Employment visas Trump businesses depend on

Employment visas Trump businesses depend on

Orlando Immigration Attorney Henry Lim on employment visas and Trump businesses’ use of them. The Trump Administration has delivered on its promise to crack down on immigration. Deportations are on the rise nationally. Trump is committed to building a wall on...
The Future of DACA under the Trump Administration

The Future of DACA under the Trump Administration

When Alfredo Ruiz left the United States to take care of his ailing father in Mexico at age 17, he had no idea he would be trapped in a state of legal limbo for years. Born abroad, Ruiz was brought to the United States as a toddler. Having spent most of his life in...
Trump’s travel ban: what you need to know

Trump’s travel ban: what you need to know

Orlando Immigration Attorney Henry Lim explains what the revival of Trump’s travel ban could mean for those affected.  Months after what felt like the demise of a horrible Trump executive order, the Supreme Court has decided to revive some parts of the...
You have rights, no matter who is president

You have rights, no matter who is president

Deportations have increased significantly under the Trump administration. The Constitution of the United States grants rights to all those living within the borders of the country. No matter your documentation status, you have these rights, and should you be...