immigration lawyer, miami fl
immigration
lawyer
in Miami, Florida
MICHAEL G. MURRAY, PA

Miami Immigration lawyer, Michael G. Murray, provides comprehensive legal assistance to individuals and families in a variety of immigration-related matters. Our extensive experience, knowledge of United States immigration law, and familiarity with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) procedures has contributed to a consistent record of success. Our immigration law office is located in downtown Miami, but we serve clients nationwide.

IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY MIAMI

We know the path to citizenship is not always smooth. Some make the trek on their own. Others get stuck along the way. No matter where you are on your journey, we take pride in helping you navigate through unfamiliar territory.

Let us be your guide.

services

  • Asylum

    Asylum may be granted to people in the United States who are unable or unwilling to return their home country because of a well-founded fear of ...

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  • Citizenship and Naturalization

    There are three ways to obtain U.S. citizenship: by being born in the United States, by being born to a U.S. citizen or through the naturalization ...

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  • Deportation Defense

    Defense against Deportation and Removal (Litigation).
    In today’s immigration climate of heightened enforcement and security, the Department of ...

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  • Employment-Based Immigration

    Non-Immigrant Visas for Temporary Employment

    There are several different types of visas available to foreign nationals who are seeking temporary ...

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  • Family Immigration

    At the law firm of Michael G. Murray, P.A., we work within the bounds of United States immigration law to reunite families and accomplish other ...

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  • I-601A unlawful presence waiver

    What is the I-601A Unlawful Presence Waiver?

    mmigrants who entered without inspection or overstayed a visa may waive their inadmissibility, i.e. ...

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  • Post-Conviction Relief

    Post-conviction motions are often an individual’s last opportunity to seek relief from a judgment and sentence entered by the trial court. Our ...

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  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS)

    Pursuant to INA § 101(a)(27)(J), under the classification of “Special Immigrant Juvenile,” certain undocumented individuals, who have been declared ...

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updates on immigration law

excerpts from our blog

Florida Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Immigrant Children Seeking Dependency Status (Apr 21, 2017)

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I was relieved when I read that the Florida Supreme Court  ruled this week that juvenile courts cannot reject immigrant children's petitions for dependency without giving them a chance to present evidence. Below are some frequently asked questions. Why is this ruling important? Florida judges, particularly in Miami-Dade County, have seen a flood of dependency petitions from children seeking permanent U.S. residency by filing for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS). In recent years, dozens, if not hundreds of those petitions have been denied without an evidentiary hearing. If you have any questions in regard to this, you may want to speak with a Miami immigration lawyer. What does this mean for immigrant children? For immigrant children who are presenting petitions for dependency, this means that they have a very strong statutory basis for these cases to go forward and not to be dismissed before facts can be presented. If you have any ...

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the green card

JUST GOT A WHOLE LOT MORE COLORFUL

The June 26, 2013 Supreme Court decision, United States v. Windsor, paves the way for same-sex couples to apply for marriage based adjustment of status to lawful permanent residence. Learn More

PREPARATION.
Give me six hours to chop down a tree & I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Our Miami, FL immigration law firm thoroughly prepares each individual case. We are proud of the fact that many of our immigration cases come to us through referrals from existing clients as well as other attorneys in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and the Palm Beaches.

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