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Welcome to JOHN W. LAWIT! We’ve helped thousands of people throughout the world immigrate to the United States. We're ready to help you today!

The Law Office of John W. Lawit has served thousands of people throughout the world to immigrate to the United States. We can assist you and your family with immigration, naturalization, change of status and many other immigration needs. Please contact us to see how we can help.

Mr. Lawit has achieved highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell. He is also listed in The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, Who’s Who in American Law, Best Lawyers in America as well as Southwest Super Lawyers. Mr. Lawit is dedicated to representing his clients with the highest quality legal representation.

The attorneys and staff at John W. Lawit are dedicated to providing the highest quality legal services in Albuquerque to ensure the rights and benefits of the immigrant community. We are also dedicated to protecting the rights of employers, by assisting with I-9 compliance and worksite enforcement. As a team of legal professionals, we provide comprehensive, innovative and competent legal services to our clients to promote opportunities for a meaningful quality of life.
Our strong commitment to advocacy and our dedication to support local non-profits and non-governmental organizations who work to provide immigrant justice, affirms our position as New Mexico’s most successful immigration law firm.

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On June 15, 2012, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) announced its DACA process for certain individuals who came to the United States as children/minors. If granted, individuals may be eligible for work authorization and will be protected from removal from the United States for a period of two years. After the two years, individuals can renew this process. Read More

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has developed a process which allows immediate family members of U.S. citizens to file waivers of inadmissibility for unlawful presence from within the United States. This will make the separation time between U.S. citizens and their family member shorter during the immigrant visa application process. Applicants will still have to leave the country to finish processing their immigrant visa application, but for a much shorter time. We have provided you with a comprehensive overview of the new provisional waiver process and where to find more information.
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We are always happy to meet with you and discuss your case. Click here to request a consultation.

We have compiled a list of reliable web sites to assist you in gaining information. We are also available to help you navigate the information that is out there. In most cases, there are details that are unique to each individuals circumstances. Please feel free to contact us to discuss your unique situation.