Questions to ask Immigration attorneys in Los Angeles

Immigration lawyers are here to help you with all of your immigration needs and would be honest, fair and reputable. Unfortunately – just like in every profession – not all immigration lawyers are perfect or right to help you in your immigration case or application. Immigration lawyer

We’ve put together a list of questions you should ask any immigration lawyer (or immigration consultant or other immigration services representative) before you choose to hire them.

Questions for immigration lawyers

1. You are well within your rights to ask an immigration lawyer if they think your case will be successful. After all, they have the knowledge and experience to give you an honest answer. However, an immigration lawyer should never guarantee your case will be accepted, offer acceptance of your application if you pay a certain amount of money or say they have an ‘in’ at the immigration department. These are very shady answers and these things can put your immigration application in jeopardy.

2. Ask about the immigration lawyer’s fees. They shouldn’t be secretive or shy about their fees, and should be upfront in discussing them for you. You should know exactly what you are receiving and see the value in it – not be surprised later by hidden charged.

3. Ask if the immigration lawyer has references. In any case, they should be willing to provide you with testimonials, reviews or references. This indicates they have many happy clients, and is something they should be proud of.

4. Ask the lawyer how quickly you can expect them to respond to you. You may not be only dealing with them face-to-face, but through phone calls and e-mails. It can be very frustrating to have important questions or need to contact your immigration lawyer and have them not available or take too long to respond.

We would be more than happy to answer all of these questions and more.

Any information provided here does not constitute legal advice and is intended for general information only. Should you require legal advise, you are encouraged to contact a lawyer directly. All blog postings are public and are not subject to solicitor/client confidentially. Case results depend on a variety of factors unique to each case, and case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any further case undertaken by the lawyer.

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