Areas of Practice

Malott Law, PLC’s bilingual lawyers counsel clients in both English and Spanish through a wide variety of immigration and immigration-related issues. Below is a list of our most common areas of practice:

Immigration Applications

Our firm provides comprehensive service with a wide variety of immigration applications:

  • Family-based immigration (green cards)
  • Removal of conditions on green cards (Form I-751)
  • Asylum and withholding of removal
  • Special immigration laws relating to domestic violence and victims of crime (VAWA and U visa)
  • Waivers of inadmissibility (Forms I-601A, I-601, I-212)
  • Deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA) or dreamers
  • Citizenship and naturalization
  • Consular processing (immigrant and non-immigrant visas) at embassies worldwide
  • Adjustment of status
  • Renewing lawful permanent resident green cards
  • Fiancee visas
  • Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJ)
  • Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act (NACARA) cases
  • Work Permit initial applications and renewals
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
  • Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) appeals
  • Immigration interviews

Immigration Court

We have extensive experience representing clients in Immigration Court (removal defense) and provide the services listed below. We typically represent clients in the nearest Immigration Courts to us, which are in Omaha, Nebraska, and Chicago, Illinois; however, we have also represented immigrants in a number of other Immigration Courts across the United States.

  • Deportation/removal defense (immigration court)
  • Bond requests and bond redeterminations
  • Appeals (Board of Immigration Appeals)
  • Motions to reopen and motions to reconsider
  • Cancellation of removal
  • Asylum and withholding of removal
  • Waivers

Criminal Defense

Having a lawyer that understands that certain criminal convictions may affect a person’s immigration status is very important. Many times there are immigration consequences to criminal case outcomes and having a lawyer that understands the potential immigration impact is vital. Areas of criminal case representation include:

  • State criminal cases
  • Criminal immigration impact analysis
  • State criminal appeals
  • State postconviction cases

Wills & Powers of Attorney

Our office can prepare your will or power of attorney documents (financial and medical) to make sure you are as prepared as you can be if the unthinkable happens. Let us prepare the documents that will help take care of your family. Documents that we prepare are listed below:

  • Wills
  • Financial power of attorney
  • Medical power of attorney