Lawful permanent residents are non-citizens who are lawfully, and indefinitely, authorized to live and work within the United States.
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Diaz Shafer, P.A is a Florida based immigration law firm with offices in Tampa and St Petersburg, Florida. At Diaz Shafer, P.A., our staff is committed to making sure each client receives the best possible care and legal counsel. Our experienced immigration lawyers practice all areas of immigration and nationality law. Our team is committed to helping individuals, families, and businesses meet their immigration goals.
We care deeply about each client we work with, and go the extra mile on each case we take on. When our clients choose our firm for their immigration needs, they are choosing client care that is a cut above the rest. To us, you are not just a number- you are a person with a name and a story, and it is our mission to help you achieve your immigration goals and put any underlying issues to rest so you can enjoy life in your adopted country. The attorneys and staff at Diaz Shafer, P.A. have dedicated their careers to helping people go through the legal channels to gain status in the United States. We do all we can to make sure you feel heard, cared for, and fairly represented during the course of your immigration process. If you are in need of a Tampa immigration lawyer for assistance with naturalization, deportation defense, citizenship, conditional residency, a Green Card, or any type of visa, Diaz Shafer, P.A. can help.
Citizenship in the United States may be acquired through birth in the United States, naturalization, or derived through one’s parent.
Certain individuals may be subject to removal from the United States, requiring active legal defense in court proceedings.
When an individual is denied a certain immigration benefit, they may be able to seek a waiver of the bar to their request for benefits.
Residency through marriage often comes with conditions that require removal within 2 years from the acquisition of the conditional legal permanent residency.
Legal status in the United States may be acquired through employment or business investment. Status may be temporary, or result in legal permanent residency.
There are a variety of visas issued by the United States government, each with its own distinct function and purpose.
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