Client Advisory

With the election of Donald Trump, significant changes to U.S. immigration law and policy are expected in the near future.

Based on the information presently available, we are able to make the following general points:

The subset of individuals most likely to be immediately impacted by the anticipated changes are those with criminal convictions. Thus, whether you are a lawful permanent resident, visa holder or unlawfully present, you should seek legal counsel immediately.

Likewise, we anticipate increased enforcement of the laws related to nonimmigrant visa overstays. As such, those individuals present in the...