Anita Koumriqian is a partner at Alcorn Immigration Law. She heads up Alcorn's family immigration law practice group.

Policy Change on Residence Ends Citizenship for Some Children-photo-by-frank-mckenna

Policy Change on Residence Ends Citizenship for Some Children

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will change its policy on residence in some cases, which will end automatic U.S. citizenship for some children. The move marks the Trump administration’s continued effort to make it harder for foreign-born individuals to acquire citizenship. Currently, USCIS considers the children of U.S. service members and government employees residing outside…

Candidates May Have to Travel Farther for USCIS Interviews photo-by-saketh-garuda

Candidates May Have to Travel Farther for USCIS Interviews

To reduce processing times for naturalization and green card applications at its busiest field offices, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced it will transfer cases and USCIS interviews to less-busy offices.   That means if you file either Form N-400, Application for Naturalization or Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status…