Immigration Law

Recent Posts

A Doctor's Visa is Cancelled, Oklahoma City VA Medical Center Mystified
Posted on 18 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Doctor from Pakistan stuck behind red tape on his way to working at the Oklahoma City VA. Dr. Khaleeq Siddiqui was just weeks from completing his residency training and accepting a position at the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center when his visa was... Read More

CA1 on Imputed Political Opinion, Pakistan: Javed v. Holder
Posted on 28 May 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Javed's credible, factual testimony amply established that his persecutors imputed a political opinion to him (albeit incorrectly), and that this opinion was at least a "central reason" for their attacks on him. ... The Board and IJ's... Read More

AAO Extreme Hardship Waiver Victory: Pakistan
Posted on 5 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The AAO finds the record to establish that the applicant's spouse would experience extreme hardship if she were to relocate to Pakistan to reside with the applicant due to his inadmissibility. The applicant's spouse has lived in the United... Read More

CA7 on Pakistan, PML-N: Mustafa v. Holder
Posted on 11 Feb 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Ghulam Mustafa and his family seek review of a decision of the Board of Immigration Appeals in which the Board affirmed the immigration judge’s denial of their applications for asylum and withholding of removal. Mustafa, a citizen of Pakistan... Read More

CA1 on Well-Founded Fear, Pakistan: Khattak v. Holder
Posted on 18 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"While we will not reverse the BIA's findings where the evidence at least admits the possibility of a conclusion in accord with the BIA's, "we will remand if the agency fails to state 'with sufficient particularity and clarity the... Read More