Immigration law is the body of law that governs the entry and presence of non-citizens in a country. It includes the rules and regulations for obtaining visas, permanent residency, and citizenship. Immigration law also covers the rights and responsibilities of non-citizens in the country, as well as the legal processes for deportation and removal of those who violate immigration laws.
Naturalization and Citizenship
This law category deals with the process of becoming a U.S. citizen and the associated rights and responsibilities. N-400 (Application for Naturalization), N-600 (Application for Certificate of Citizenship), N-643 (Application for Certificate of Citizenship in Behalf of Adopted Child).
This law category covers the process for obtaining visas for temporary visits to the United States for a specific purpose, such as tourism, education, or employment. I-129 (Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker), I-539 (Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status), DS-160 (Online Nonimmigrant Visa Application).
Deportation and Removal Proceedings
This law category covers the legal process for removing a person from the United States, including deportation proceedings and appeals. I-862 (Notice to Appear), I-294 (Order of Supervision).
Asylum and Refugee Law
The process for people to seek protection in the United States from persecution or violence in their home country. I-589 (Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal), I-765 (Application for Employment Authorization).
Immigration Compliance Issues
Covers the legal process for businesses and individuals to comply with U.S. immigration laws, including the filing of applications and petitions. I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification), I-129 (Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker).
Permanent Residence/Green Cards
The process for obtaining a green card, which grants permanent residence in the United States. I-485 (Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status), I-751 (Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence).
The legal process for family members to immigrate to the United States, including family reunification. I-130 (Petition for Alien Relative), I-864 (Affidavit of Support).
The legal process for employers to sponsor foreign workers for employment in the United States. I-140 (Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker), I-129 (Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker).
Waivers and Parole
The process for obtaining waivers of inadmissibility and/or parole into the United States. I-601 (Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility), I-212 (Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission into the United States After Deportation or Removal).
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