Does Article 116 Apply To You?

The Holocaust is not something that most people like to think about. Despite that fact, however, it has had long-lasting implications, implications that still affect people today. Fortunately, laws have been put in place to try and somewhat remedy some of the wrongs of this time, though they can never fully be forgiven. One such law is summed up nicely under Article 116 of the Basic Law of Germany. Under this law, qualifying individuals and their descendants who had their citizenship taken away under Nazi regime can have it fully restored. [Read More]

Pursuing a Move to the US? 5 Reasons You Will Need an Immigration Lawyer

When pursuing US citizenship, residency, or work permits, the immigration system's complexity is not an endeavor you want to go through alone. It entails extensive paperwork that even a natural-born citizen is likely to struggle with without an attorney's help.  You want to make sure that you have the proper paperwork and are taking the necessary steps to avoid jeopardizing your immigrant status and that the visa you are seeking is granted. [Read More]