Experienced Los Angeles Immigration Law Attorney
Los Angeles Immigration attorney Haleh Mansouri received her Juris Doctor degree from Whittier Law School where she was a scholarship recipient, President of the International Law Society and Associate Justice of the Moot Court Honors Board. She has been practicing Immigration Law since 1996. Haleh Mansouri is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and has dedicated her life to helping individuals with their immigration needs. She has successfully presented cases before the USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Service), ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement), CBP (Customs and Border Patrol), Department of Labor, various U.S. Consulates, Los Angeles Asylum office, Immigration Courts, Board of Immigration Appeals and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Mansouri is a native of Iran and speaks Farsi and Spanish. As an immigrant herself, she is a strong advocate of immigrant rights and has taught and lectured on this most complex and ever changing area of law. As a dedicated and effective practitioner she understands the highly demanding nature of this field of law and is committed to providing the best representation possible for all of her clients.
624 S. Grand Avenue, Suite 2200, One Wilshire Building
Los Angeles CA 90017
Immigration & Nationality Law
Immigrant Visas: All employment and family based visas -Employment Based -First Preferences -Persons of extraordinary ability -Outstanding Professors and Researchers -Multi National Executives and Managers -Second Preferences -Members of Professions with Advanced Degree -Individuals with exceptional ability -Third Preferences -Skilled workers, professional workers and others -Fourth Preferences -Special immigrants such as religious workers -Fifth Preferences -Employment creation investors -Family Based -Immediate relatives: Parents, Spouses & Children (unmarried & under 21) of U.S. Citizens -First Preferences: Unmarried sons and daughters (over 21) of U.S. Citizens -Second Preferences: -Spouses and unmarried children (under 21) of Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) -Unmarried sons and daughters (over 21) of LPRs -Third Preferences: Married sons & daughters of U.S. Citizens -Fourth Preferences: Brothers & sisters of U.S. Citizens -Non-Immigrant Visas: - B-1 Business visitors - B-2 visitors for pleasure - E-1 Treaty Trader - E-2 Treaty Investor - F-1 Academic Student - H-1B Specialty Occupation - K Fiancee of U.S. Citizens - L Intra Company Transferees - O-1, O-2 Extraordinary ability - P1, P2, P3 Athletes & Group Entertainers - TN NAFTA Professionals -Asylum and Refugee law -Citizenship -Removal/deportation court hearings -Appeals to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) -Appeals to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals -Citizenship & Naturalization -Consular Processing -Change of Status -Diversity Visas (Green Card Lottery)
Immigration Law (100%)
1995, California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Whittier College, J.D.
Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA)
State Bar of California
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
EXPERIENCE: Immigration Attorney; Teacher, Immigration Law, Los Angeles City College; Intern, Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law; Extern, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); Co-Counsel, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR); Researcher, Various United Nations Agencies, Geneva, Switzerland. Volunteer Work: Los Angeles County Bar Association; Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights; El Salvadoran and Guatemalan Consulates Community Outreach, SGI-USA, Amnesty International; KCRW; Special Olympics
Spanish and Farsi
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