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State Department Announces Problem with Lottery

The State Department has just posted the following announcement on the lottery web site: "Due to a technical issue, the DV-2019 entry period that began on October 3 has been closed. Entries submitted during October 3-10 are not valid and...


O-1 Approval Secured for Joyce Benne, Fashion Model

Managing Partner Michael Wildes is proud to announce the approval of the petition filed on behalf of APM Model Management to secure O-1 classification for international fashion model Joyce Benne. APM Models is a boutique model management firm representing international...


O-1 Approval Secured for Vladislav Sludskiy, Art Curator

Managing Partner Michael Wildes is pleased to announce that Wildes & Weinberg has secured O-1 visa classification on behalf of the talented Art Curator Vladislav Sludskiy. Hailing from Kazakhstan, Vlad is an art curator known around the world for his...


EB1 Approval Secured for Fausto Armonti, Product & Brand Innovation Advisor/Specialist

Managing Partner Michael Wildes is pleased to announce that Wildes & Weinberg P.C. has secured an approved EB-1 petition on behalf of Mr. Fausto Armonti, an internationally renowned Product & Brand Innovation Advisor/Specialist. The EB-1 is critical key step in...


90 Days. The New Normal.

A recent revision was made to the Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM) which significantly changes how immigration defines “misrepresentation” in determining if a person is inadmissible to the U.S. under INA §212(a)(6). More specifically, the new rule, enacted under the citation,...


This Year’s Lottery to Run from October 3 to November 7

U.S. Department of State Announces Entry Dates for the DV-2019 Diversity Immigrant Visa “Lottery” Program The U.S. State Department has announced dates for the Electronic Diversity Visa Lottery for fiscal year 2018.  The DV-2018 Lottery application process – which is...

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Jacques Carline Date : August 3, 2022

Our client David came to us after spending more than three years stuck in the immigration court morass with another attorney. His individual hearing wasn’t scheduled to occur for over a year, and he thought it might get pushed off...

David E. Date : June 8, 2022

Josh Wildes and Yoni Jonas are amazing! We sought Wildes & Weinberg help because our application for naturalization was taking a long time and seemed to be stuck in the system indefinitely. Within two weeks of submitting our paperwork to...

Daniela Bustamante Date : June 1, 2022

Michael Wildes and the rest of the team at Wildes & Weinberg were tremendously helpful in navigating us through the complexities of the immigration process. We are really happy with their service and would 100% recommend them to anyone looking...

Alan Herskowich and Nicole Woroszylski Date : May 26, 2022

Michael and his team are very professional and they always deliver. If you're looking to hire the best possible immigration law firm, you don't have to look any further, Wildes & Weinberg is the one.

Nick Holmstren Date : January 7, 2022

Walter Gottschalk and Michael Wildes at Wildes & Weinberg P.C Law Offices have been fantastic partners in our immigration journey. They were professional and helpful. I would recommend them without hesitation.

Bruno Caron and Melanie St. Amour Date : December 2, 2021

I have had the pleasure of working with Michael and his team for the past years through work visa applications and, most recently, a permanent resident application, all of them with a successful outcome. I can't thank them enough for...

Lilian Ortiz Date : October 20, 2021

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