Ahmad Yakzan Rated AV Preeminent By Matindale-Avvo

Attorney Ahmad Yakzan of the American Dream™ Law Office earned Martindale-Hubble’s highest rating, the AV Preeminent, for ethics and professionalism. The AV Preeminent Rating is Martindale’s highest rating. Attorney Ahmad Yakzan is the founder and owner of the American Dream™ Law Office, a full-service United States immigration law firm. He has represented his clients before the Department…

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3 Things to Avoid at Your Non-immigrant Visa Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Eo1lUuQU4o Attorney Ahmad Yakzan here. I am an immigration attorney with offices in the Tampa Bay area. I would like to advise you today on three things to avoid during your non-immigrant visa interview at the US consulate in your country. Avoid lying: I have represented many clients in misrepresentation cases. The scenario goes like…

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Duress as an Exception to the Persecutor Bar

The Board of Immigration Appeals ruled recently that duress may be an exception to the persecutor bar of inadmissibility. This ruling may help many asylum applicants who were previously denied asylum for their role in foreign armed forces. What is the Persecutor Bar? The persecutor bar is found in INA Section 101(a)(42), which exempts any…

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