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Certified Specialist Immigration and Nationality Law the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

U Visa Lawyer that Understands Special Immigrant Benefits

A U Visa lawyer such a Henry A. Posada, founder and lead attorney at the Law Offices of Henry A. Posada, understands the intricacies of special immigrant benefits, namely U nonimmigrant status. This type of legal status involves cooperation with authorities prosecuting a related case.

The crimes committed against those applying for U nonimmigrant status are severe, including manslaughter, murder, domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, and human trafficking, among others. U nonimmigrant status protects individuals and their families who have experienced extraordinary physical and/or emotional trauma. A U Visa attorney can help establish the grounds for your case based on the criteria listed below:

  • • You are the victim of a qualifying crime
  • • As a result of a qualifying crime, you have experienced severe physical and/or mental abuse
  • • You can provide information about related criminal activity
  • • You have or will cooperate with law enforcement’s investigation and/or prosecution of said criminal activity (certain exceptions exist for individuals under 16 or those affected by a disability)
  • • Said criminal activity either occurred in the United State or violates U.S. laws
  • • You are legally admissible or can apply for a waiver to become legally admissible to the United States

Contact the Law Offices of Henry A. Posada Today

The Law Offices of Henry A. Posada is based in the Greater Los Angeles area and has helped a countless number of clients and their families since its founding nearly two decades ago. For more information visit our contact page or call the number on your screen.