May 27, 2021

A Brief Guide on How to Sponsor Someone for an H-1B Visa

If you are a business owner and would like to sponsor a foreign national to come and work for you, one of your best options is […]
May 14, 2021

Fiance Visa vs. Marriage Visa: Which is Right For You?

If you are a U.S. citizen living in the United States with a significant other living abroad, there are two ways that you can bring that […]
May 14, 2021
Deportation Hearing

What to Expect During a Removal or Deportation Hearing

In a removal or deportation hearing, the government will attempt to prove allegations that will merit your removal. It is where a non-citizen will get a […]
April 30, 2021

Immigration Law Myths and Misconceptions

Different people may have different experiences when applying for a U.S. visa. Others have no first-hand experience at all and only rely on the stories they […]
April 21, 2021

Defenses Against Deportation

Non-U.S. citizens need a visa to stay in the United States. Foreigners who are in the country to work need an employment visa, for example. However, violating […]
April 15, 2021

2 Types of Immigrant Visa Petitions for Families

Both American citizens and legal permanent residents (green card holders) are allowed to petition their relatives in another country to come and legally live in the […]
January 29, 2021

VAWA Case approved

Eduardo’s* case in immigration court had been shelved under the “administrative closure” option that was available during the Obama era, giving him a certain sense of calm.
January 29, 2021

U Visa Deferred Action

Eva* came to consult with Costas Network after experiencing ineffective assistance from her prior counsel which contributed to the denial of her asylum case. 
January 29, 2021

Two Withholding of Removal Cases won for the same family

Born, raised and killed in Guatemala, this is the story of Luis* and 3 of his children. Luis* had been approached by the criminal organization the Mendoza family.