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Bajoka Law Group is a law firm located in Troy and serving Detroit and surrounding areas. The firm focuses on family-based immigration, helping to reunite families in the United States and assisting individuals that qualify for green cards or citizenship. It represents clients requiring marriage, fiance, relative, and I-485 visas. Bajoka Law Group attorneys also take on cases relating to cancellation of removal, asylum, withholding of removal, deportation, and the convention against torture.


Founded in 2015, Bazzi Law PLC serves clients in Dearborn Heights and the greater Detroit metro area. The firm's immigration law practice focuses on employment-based immigration, assisting clients with residency visas, employment authorization, labor certification, reentry permits, and consular processing. The firm also defends immigrants charged with criminal offenses. In addition, Bazzi Law handles family law, bankruptcy, personal injury, and labor law matters. Founder Mohamad Bazzi, who is fluent in Arabic, is a member of the Michigan bar.

Berry Moorman PC is a law firm based in Detroit. Founded in 1926, the firm provides immigration legal services for both individuals and businesses. It offers advice on the best immigration or temporary visa options for each case. It also prepares visa petitions and supporting documents. Additionally, it offers assistance with HR and employment issues for skilled workers transferring to the United States. Berry Moorman PC also provides employment law and estate planning services.

Butzel Long has served the residents of Detroit since 1854, with other offices located throughout Michigan, New York, and Washington, D.C. The business law firm provides immigration legal services involving nonimmigrant and immigrant visas, U.S. permanent residence, global migration, citizenship, and employer compliance, as well as green cards and temporary visas. The legal team, which assists domestic and foreign clients, represents employers during investigations on employment verification issues. It was nationally ranked in Immigration Law by the U.S. News Media Group.

Dean & Fulkerson PC is a business law firm that has served Troy and the wider Detroit area since 1988, handling immigration law for corporate clients. The firm helps domestic businesses hiring foreign nationals or transferring staff to or from the United States. The firm assists with applications and proceedings involving the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service, including visas, naturalization, permanent residence petitions, and the immigration of employees' family members. Other areas of practice include environmental law, estate planning, and insurance law.

Founded in 1878, the law firm of Dickinson Wright PLLC has offices in Detroit and 17 other locations throughout the United States and Canada. It assists organizations in the immigration of employees. Its attorneys guide clients through the application processes for nonimmigrant visas, green cards, and permanent employment-based visas for multinational executives and their family members. Dickinson Wright PLLC also advises foreign entertainers, artists, and athletes on the requirements, classifications, and process of obtaining O and P visas.

Eaman & Gabbara Law is a law firm located in Troy and serving the Detroit area. The firm represents individuals in deportation hearings, helps clients obtain green cards and work authorizations, and takes them through the naturalization process. Partner Suzan Gabbara also assists clients with applications for travel documents, change of address cards, extensions of nonimmigrant status, and refugee relative petitions. Gabbara is fluent in English, Aramaic, and Arabic and understands German.

Founded in 2003, Ellis Porter, The Immigration Attorneys, serves the Detroit area. The law firm simplifies the immigration experience for employers and individuals. Its lawyers have experience in temporary business, work, and investment visas; employment-based green cards; immigration services for physicians; and EB-1 extraordinary ability green cards for scientists, arts, education business, or athletes. The firm assists those seeking asylum in the United States due to domestic violence or trafficking.

Fragomen, a member of the Am Law 100 and Am Law Global 100, is a leading firm dedicated exclusively to immigration services worldwide. Fragomen’s Troy office has been providing superior U.S. immigration transactional and compliance services to companies in a wide variety of industries – as well as private clients – since 1997. Overall, the firm has more than 4,000 immigration professionals and support staff in more than 50 offices across the Americas, EMEA, and the Asia Pacific. Fragomen offers immigration support in more than 170 countries.

Honigman has offices in Detroit as well as Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Lansing. The firm provides business immigration services to corporate entities, handling immigrant petitions, PERM Labor Certification, reentry permits, employment authorization, foreign residence waivers, and work visas. It works with companies in the automotive manufacturing and higher education industries that seek to add foreign nationals their labor force. Honigman also counsels clients on immigration laws and regulations.

Jeelani Law Firm is a law practice in Detroit that handles family and business immigration. Legal issues handled include naturalization, family and employment visas, deportation appeals, Writ of Mandamus, and inadmissibility waivers. The firm also assists clients with investment due diligence, structured transactions, and employee agreements. The firm has an office in Chicago and accepts inquiries by phone or fax.

Kerr Russell is a full-service law firm in Detroit and Troy that has experience in immigration and nationality law. The firm's attorneys and counselors handle naturalization, candidate eligibility review for immigration benefits, and outbound migration. Services for American employers include I-9 compliance training and audits, and assistance with government investigations. The firm maintains an overseas office in China.

The Law Offices of Hilf & Hilf provides comprehensive immigration law services in Troy and the greater Detroit area. It advocates for clients seeking to live in the United States, administering green card and other types of visa applications. The firm is experienced in petitioning for employment-based and family-based immigration as well as naturalization, and it represents noncitizen clients facing criminal charges. The Law Offices of Hilf & Hilf is a multilingual firm, consulting in English and Mandarin

Law Offices of Mani Khavajian PLLC is a law firm that serves the Detroit area, with offices in Bloomfield Hills and Dearborn. The law firm handles immigration and criminal defense cases. Mani Khavajian is experienced with deportation defense, family-based visas, diversity lottery, visas for victims of crime, and citizenship cases. The firm also has experience with Obama's Deferred Action Program. Mani Khavajian is considered a top immigration and criminal defense attorney by Avvo.

Located in Southfield and serving the Detroit area, the Law Office of Rathi and Associates is part of the Legalquest Network PC. It handles immigration matters for families, individuals, and corporations in the United States and internationally. The Legalquest Network's immigration attorneys, who have more than 40 years of combined experience, assist clients with green cards, citizenship, visas, deportation defense, appeals and waivers, and immigration lawsuits. Other practice areas include criminal defense and family law. Roger Rathi is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Miller Canfield is a full-service law firm based in Detroit. The firm has a dedicated team of immigration lawyers that focuses on business immigration and helps companies to move employees to the United States and around the world as needed. Attorneys from the firm assist companies in obtaining a range of visas, including H-1B, E-1, TN, P, and O-1. Miller Canfield also assists clients in obtaining global visas, green cards, and E-B5 visas.

Palmer Rey PLLC, which serves the Detroit area, is a full-service immigration law firm with over 40 years of experience in immigration law. The company handles removal, family, and employment-based immigration cases as well as deportation defense and appeals. If relief isn't granted in deportation defense cases, Palmer Rey represents clients in their appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals and the 6th Circuit. Palmer Rey's attorneys speak English, Spanish, French, Romanian, and Italian.

Sam Shihab & Associates handles immigration cases in Troy and the greater Detroit area, with another office in Columbus. The firm assists clients with business immigration, green cards, immigration appeals, citizenship, and naturalization, as well as work, investor and family visas. Founder Shihab, who has over 20 years of experience with immigration law, also handles entrepreneur visas, fiancé visas, marriage petitions, and deportation and removal orders. Shihab has a Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

The Law Firm of Antone, Casagrande & Adwers PC is a Farmington Hills, Detroit-based immigration practice offering representation to clients throughout the country. The firm has successfully secured dozens of visa types for clients including family-based and employment-based green cards, E-1 and E-2 entrepreneurial visas, work visas. It is experienced in assisting in asylum petitions for clients to receive refugee status and offers deportation defense. For businesses, Antone, Casagrande & Adwers administers PERM applications and visas for foreign national employees.

Located in Southfield and with four more offices, The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates has over 50 years of experience handling immigration cases. It serves clients globally, providing help with employment-based, family-based, and college immigration; green cards and permanent residency; citizenship and naturalization; deportation/removal proceedings; litigation and appeals; and adjustment of status. The firm also stays up-to-date on changing immigration laws. Founding attorney Gus M. Shihab is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Located in Detroit, William W. Swor & Associates offers immigration law services to clients seeking legal representation. The firm handles trial and appellate cases in federal as well as state level courts. It also provides criminal defense and handles domestic relations and civil rights cases. Swor, who has over 43 years of legal experience, is an AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, and a member of the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan.

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