President Obama Announces Deferred Action for Parents of U.S. Citizens/LPRs and Expands DACA

As you may have heard, on Thursday, November 20th, the President announced the new Deferred Action program for Parents of U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents. The President also broadened eligibility for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Will you be eligible? Deferred Action for Parents (DAP) will benefit those undocumented individuals who: 1. Have a … Continue reading President Obama Announces Deferred Action for Parents of U.S. Citizens/LPRs and Expands DACA

Sarah Perez is Honored by AILA as a Pro Bono Hero for the Third Quarter of 2014

Hamilton Law is proud to announce that our immigration attorney, Sarah I. Perez, has been honored by the American Immigration Lawyers Association as a Pro Bono Hero in the Third Quarter of 2014. We were very proud of Ms. Perez when she embarked on her journey to Artesia, NM, and we continue to support her … Continue reading Sarah Perez is Honored by AILA as a Pro Bono Hero for the Third Quarter of 2014

A Look Inside the Immigrant Detention Center in Artesia, NM

At Hamilton Law, we are dedicated to helping the immigrant community. For this reason, we supported our immigration attorney, Sarah I. Perez, in her endeavors to travel down to New Mexico for a few days and join a group of pro bono attorneys to provide free legal aid to those in immigration detention. We knew there was … Continue reading A Look Inside the Immigrant Detention Center in Artesia, NM

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Renewal Process

On June 5, 2014, Secretary of Homeland Security Johnson announced the process for DACA recipients to renew enrollment in the deferred action program. Approvals will begin to expire in September 2014, and to avoid a lapse in the period of deferral and employment authorization it is recommended that recipients submit their renewal request approximately 120 … Continue reading Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Renewal Process