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What is the USCIS?

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, or USCIS, is the agency of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that handles immigration services. With headquarters in Washington, D.C. and 233 other offices, the USCIS employs 19,000 people worldwide. The agency is primarily funded by immigration fees and, in a very small part, by taxpayer money.

Why Hire an Immigration Lawyer?

Why Hire an Immigration Attorney? Hi, I’m Shannon Salmon-Haas of Salmon & Haas Law Firm. Today we’re going to talk about why it’s beneficial to hire an immigration lawyer, as well as what characteristics you should look for in an attorney. When many people begin the immigration process, they may wonder why they should hire…