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CLIENT REVIEWS:

EB-3 IMMIGRANT VISA:

“Dear Debbi, We had a total disaster on our hands and the clock was ticking. We called you and can’t thank you enough for turning the whole thing around. Your tenacity and dedication to this matter was a refreshing change and was so appreciated” -Roy Bostock, Chairman, Partnership for a Drug-free America, Board of Directors Morgan Stanley, Bd of Directors Delta Airlines, Past-President Yahoo! Inc.

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EB-2 IMMIGRANT VISA:

“I can say with certainty that I have my green card today because of Debbi’s efforts…Debbi’s experience, professionalism and intimate knowledge of immigration law make her an outstanding attorney, and her dedication, compassion and sincere enthusiasm for her clients make her an absolute pleasure to work with”- Bianca, Attorney at Law

 

EB-1 IMMIGRANT VISA:

“Your support and intimate knowledge of the legal process is what distinguishes you from the rest”

-Dr. Christopher Snee, CPG, CEng CSci, Engineering Geologist

Our Services

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The office handles non-immigrant visas for individual and corporate clients, immigrant visas in all employment based categories , DACA applications(Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), immigration compliance issues, other employment based matters, hardship waivers, AAU and BIA appeals and other immigration matters.

NON-IMMIGRANT:

 

THE OFFICE OBTAINS NON-IMMIGRANT VISAS FOR INDIVIDUAL AND CORPORATE CLIENTS:

  • O visas: The O-1 temporary worker visa status is designated for individuals of extraordinary ability in the sciences, education, business, arts or athletics and individuals of extraordinary achievement in the motion picture and television industries. (click for further details)
  • P visas: The P visa status covers aliens that are internationally recognized athletes, artists or entertainers but who are not able to qualify for O status.
  • J-1 visa programs: The J-1 Exchange Visitor visa may be used by those coming to the United States to study, teach, conduct research, or receive training. In addition, Corporations may develop training programs and utilize J-1 visas to bring over foreign nationals to participate in these programs
  • R-1 visas: The R-1 Visa is provided to individuals in religious occupations coming to the United States to perform services in their religious vocation. .
  • H2b visa: H-2b visas are utilized by aliens coming to the United States to perform work which is temporary in nature: Recurring seasonal need, intermittent need, peak-load need, or one time occurrence.
  • E visas: E visas refer to aliens coming the United States under Treaty Trader programs or pursuant to a qualifying Treaty Investment (click for further details)
  • L-1a, L-1b visas:  L-1 visas pertain to individuals who travel to the United States on an intra-company transfer (click for further details)
  • H-1b visas: H-1b visas are visas for aliens traveling to the United States to work in a Specialty Occupation (click for further details)
  • F-1 Student Visa Support

Frequently asked questions about non-immigrant visas.

 

IMMIGRANT:

The office obtains migrant Visas in all employment and family based categories as follows:

  • Schedule A Occupation (Including Nurses, Physical Therapists)
  • EB-1 Aliens with Extraordinary Ability
  • EB-1 Aliens who qualify as Multinational Executive
  • EB-2-Aliens who have Advanced Degrees
  • EB-2 National Interest Waivers
  • EB-3-Aliens in Skilled or Professional Positions
  • I-140 petition (Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker)—consultant for other attorneys on “ability to pay” issues
  • Labor Certification – PERM cases for professional and unprofessional occupations
  • “Follow to Join” Cases
  • Immediate Relative Petitions: Consular Processing  or  Adjustment of Status

Frequently asked questions about immigrant visas.

 

DACA:

 

  • “DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is a program established by President Obama in June of 2012. DACA allows individuals In the U.S.
  • .who arrived before their 16th birthday and
  • .who are presently under 31 to file for work authorization and deferred action (protection from proceedings) for a two year period of time.
  • .This does not confer a non-immigrant or immigrant status on the DACA holder if it is approved but does allow the status holder to work legally.
  • .Other mandatory qualifications include:
  • . graduation from high school or G.E.D.
  • . an absence of criminal record which includes certain criminal offenses.
  • . the ability to establish his or her presence in the United States for the five years preceding June 15th, 2012 (the date of DACA was enacted) and also on June 15th, 2012

OTHER SERVICES:

 

The Office Handles Additional Employment Matters:

  • I-9 Compliance
  • Workplace Enforcement
  • Social Security No Match Letters
  • Workforce planning Through Visa Application

The Office Also Handles Matters Arising In the Following Areas:

  • Diplomatic Visa Issues (A,G,M visas)
  • Naturalization
  • Re-entry Permits
  • Advance Parole Applications
  • Waivers: including HIV and 601
  • Motions to Reopen
  • Appeals to AAU (Administrative Appeals Unit)
  • BALCA appeals (Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals)
  • BIA appeals (Board of Immigration Appeals)

Please Note:

Ms. Klopman has a close working relationship with the Law Office of Cheryl R. David in Manhattan. Ms. David, a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association Board of Governors and past New York AILA Chapter Chair,  handles most of the office’s exclusion, deportation and criminal immigration work.

Our Office

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Office Address:  398 Bergen Street  Brooklyn, NY 11217

Telephone: 1+(718) 622-1208

The offices are easily accessible by public transportation. Take the 2, 3, 4, 5, A, B, N, R, D train to Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Arena. Exit at Pacific Street and Fourth Avenue. Walk past Pacific Street and Dean Street and make a left onto Bergen Street. The office is on the right side of the street about ¼ of the way up the street.

 

O-1b Non-Immigrant Visa:

“Even though I was in Paris and you in new York, it felt like we were working hand in hand and your quick replies meant the world at the time…I am now in NY working in a position I have long looked for and I owe it very much to you. “-Quentin Bernard, Fashion Designer

O-1b Non-Immigrant Visa:

O-1b Non-Immigrant Visa:

“Debbi was by far the most diligent, knowledgeable, and persistent attorney thatI  have worked with in this regard…Debbi leaves no stone unturned to make sure that the application is as strong as possible.”-Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte, Producer, Antidote Films

 

H-1b Non-Immigrant Visa:

H-1b Non-Immigrant Visa:

“Debbi is a rare and unique person, who leaves an unforgettable impression….She is an incredible strategist and gifted at handling challenging immigration matters.”-Catriona Tierney, JD

Client Quotes

E-2 visa Non-immigrant visa:

“Debbi is a winner – a highly intelligent and effective lawyer who is truly passionate about her clients” Andrew Unsworth, Managing Member Delraymar, LLC

 

H-1b Non-Immigrant Visa

“Debbi is a rare and unique person, who leaves an unforgettable impression….She is an incredible strategist and gifted at handling challenging immigration matters.”-Catriona Tierney, JD

 

O-1b Non-Immigrant Visa

“Debbi was by far the most diligent, knowledgeable, and persistent attorney thatI  have worked with in this regard…Debbi leaves no stone unturned to make sure that the application is as strong as possible.”-Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte, Producer, Antidote Films

 

Eb-2 Immigrant visa

“I can say with certainty that I have my green card today because of Debbi’s efforts…Debbi’s experience, professionalism and intimate knowledge of immigration law make her an outstanding attorney, and her dedication, compassion and sincere enthusiasm for her clients make her an absolute pleasure to work with” -Bianca, Attorney at Law