Initial Consultation is free
Most every type of petition and application is offered for a fixed fee such as, but not limited to: business visas, work permits, Green Cards, non-immigrant visas, deportation, citizenship, appeals and all areas of immigration. The Law Offices of Brian D. Lerner, APC does EB-5 Investor Visas, H-1B Specialty Occupation, L-1 Intracompany Transferee, E-2 Treaty Investor, E-1 Treaty Trader, O-1 Extraordinary Ability among others. We also do K-1 Fiancee and K-3 Spouse Visas. Regarding immigrant visas for the Green Card, we do PERM and advanced degree PERM, Family Petitions, and Extraordinary Alien Petitions. In addition to affirmative petitions, we represent people in people in deportation and removal hearings, including political asylum, withholding of removal, and convention against torture cases, criminal relief, writs of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court, petitions for review, petitions for hearing en band
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on Saturday
English, Spanish, Tagalog
The Law Offices of Brian D. Lerner practices exclusively Immigration and Nationality Law. Immigration Law is a very satisfying area of law to practice. This is because many other areas of law deal only with various types of property judgments or money judgements. Here, we are dealing with peoples lives and the path the rest of their lives will take. We are dealing with people who want to come to the United States, or remain in the United States and not be deported. Once we succeed or prevail on a particular petition, application, appeal or another matter, we can see the joy in the family and the utter relief that they can stay here in the United States or that they can come to the United States.
Brian D. Lerner is a certified specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law. Many years ago, Los Angeles Immigration Attorney Brian D. Lerner has passed a rigorous examination and extensive experience requirements by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. Brian D. Lerner is one of only a handful of Immigration Attorneys in California that is a Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law.
CERTIFIED SPECIALISTS IN IMMIGRATION LAW
Get Immigration Help from an Immigration Attorney who is a Certified Specialist
Why does the State Bar Certify Legal Specialists?
To help the public identify attorneys who have demonstrated proficiency in specialized fields of law;
To encourage the maintenance and improving of attorney competence in specialized fields of law;
To have immigration services done by a professional who knows all the laws of immigration and nationality law; and
Preparation of immigration petitions and applications is far more than just filling out forms.
What Does it Mean When an Attorney is a âCertified Specialistâ?
He or she must have taken and passed a written examination in Immigration and Nationality Law; demonstrated a high level of experience in Immigration and Nationality Law
fulfilled ongoing education requirements; been favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with his or her work.
A certified specialist knows the overall picture and can discuss different strategies to help you choose the best one for your needs.
What Can a Certified Immigration & Nationality Law Specialist Do for You?
Advise you, your family or your business so that you do not loose out to faulty immigration document preparation or failure to properly analyze your case;
Identify problems and proactively avoid unnecessary expense, delays and rejection by Immigration;
Keep you current with changes in the law which affect legal rights or status and help with past mistakes;
Protect your legal rights if contacted by the Immigration;
If apprehended by the ICE, you need qualified representation in bond and deportation hearings to assure due process and appeal rights;
As an employer, representation at ICE audits and investigations assures compliance with verification and hiring requirements and avoids fines or penalties;
Protect your lawful residence status;
Help you obtain U.S. citizenship.
Brian D. Lerner has 20 years of experience in Immigration and Nationality Law and is a certified specialist in this area of law as put forth by the State Board of Legal Specialization of the California State Bar.
He has offices in Long Beach, Los Angeles, San Bernardino County and the Philippines. He is fluent in Spanish.
The Law Offices of Brian D. Lerner has a web portal to access your case 24/7 from anywhere in the world with internet access. Communication, documents, briefs, notes, forms and all other areas are updated on this web portal.
As for all immigration matters at the Immigration Courts, USCIS, ICE, BCBP, BALCA, Department of Labor, and the Board of Immigration Appeals, our firm can prepare all matters in every state in the United States, Puerto Rico and Guam. Mr. Lerner has traveled all over the United States to help people with their immigration needs.Mr. Lerner can handle the toughest of deportation cases as well as any appeal, Petition for Review or Motion to Reopen case. Mr. Lerner is frequently present in immigration court, representing individuals in deportation, removal, waiver asylum, withholding of removal and adjustment of status hearings. He has prepared numerous appellate briefs to the Board of Immigration Appeals and other appellate boards at USCIS. He has appealed and argued cases in the Circuit Court of Appeals all over the United States.Brian Lerner will help prepare DACA applications and packets for Prosecutorial discretion and all other types of packets.
Mr. Lerner has prepared business visas for individuals from all over the world. Our firm has clients from practically every continent on Earth. His visa experience extends to Treaty Traders, Treaty Investors, Intercompany Transferees, Speciality Occupations, Training programs, and NAFTA visas. He has extensive experience in most all other types of visas issued. In addition to his visa experience, Mr. Lerner has prepared Multinational Manager, National Interest Waiver and Extraordinary Alien petitions for highly qualified foreigners.
Mr. Lernerâs clients are from all over the United States and many countries around the world. Immigration Law is Federal Law. Therefore, a petition or application would be prepared the same in Texas, Florida, or any other State as it would in California. It is more important for you to make sure that you have an expert attorney in Immigration Law prepare your case, rather than a lawyer who happens to be local. There is too much at stake to just give your case to anyone.
The Law Offices of Brian D. Lerner will fight for you and your family. Since he is married to an immigrant himself, he is committed to helping people from all around the world to come to the United States to realize their dream.
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