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At the Law Office of Amira Al-Alami we help clients with all immigration matters.

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¿Qué es la Visa U y cuáles son sus beneficios?

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U Visa

In the United States, if an immigrant is a victim of certain types of crimes, they may be able to obtain protected status and eventually qualify for lawful permanent residence.

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This is called a U visa. This visa was designed to give relief to victims of crimes, including assault, sexual abuse, kidnapping, extortion, and domestic violence, among others. To qualify, a person must show that they are a victim of qualifying criminal activity and that they have suffered substantial physical or mental abuse as a result of being a victim of that criminal activity.

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT (VAWA)

An abused immigrant spouse and children may also qualify for protections under VAWA. This visa allows them to self-petition for legal status in the United States. It will allow these victims of domestic violence to obtain jobs and health benefits. The protections under VAWA open the door for victims of domestic abuse to escape their relationships and get back to normal living a safe and abuse-free life. crimes, including assault, sexual abuse, kidnapping, extortion, and domestic violence, among others. To qualify, a person must show that they are a victim of qualifying criminal activity and that they have suffered substantial physical or mental abuse as a result of being a victim of that criminal activity.

If you or someone you know has been the victim of a crime, please contact Alami Law. Our immigration lawyers are experienced and have the dedication necessary to help you with your case.

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