Immigration Attorney Fees

The following are immigration attorney flat-fee rates for the Sheri Hoidra Law Office, LLC.  The fee quoted is based on the typical case.  A final fee cannot be quoted, however, until Sheri conducts a consultation. The attorney fees do not include government filing fees or associated costs.  Please note that if your interview is conducted outside of the Baltimore-Metro area, there will be an additional cost associated with travel. 


SERVICE:
Green Card – For cases where Visa is immediately available and the I-485 can be filed simultaneously
TYPE OF CASE:
Immediate Relative (Spouse/Parent/Child) & Brother/Sister
Fee – $3000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Visa & adjustment petition
Work authorization request and travel permit are included
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information
Prepares client for adjustment interview
Attendance at Adjustment of Status interview
Price will be reduced $1250 for those adjusting through K-1 Visa marriage

SERVICE:
Green Card –
Consular Processing  Abroad on approved I-130
TYPE OF CASE:
Immediate Relative (Spouse/Parent/Child) & Brother/Sister
Fee – $1250
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Visa petition and the affidavit of support with supporting documents
Assists with forms for consular processing
Handles all DOS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Green Card –
I-130 Visa Petition Only
TYPE OF CASE:
Immediate Relative (Spouse/Parent/Child) & Brother/Sister
Fee – $1000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Visa petition package
Communicates with USCIS and responds to requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Green Card –
I-130 Visa Petition Only – where visa not immediately available
TYPE OF CASE:
Immediate Relative Spouse (Husband/Wife)
Fee – $1750
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Visa petition package
Assists with forms for consular processing
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information
Prepares and files Adjustment of Status application
Prepares you  for Adjustment of Status Interview *Attendance at interview will be an additional charge of $500
 
*Fraud Waiver preparation for those who marry while in removal proceedings will be an additional charge of $500

SERVICE:
Green Card – (2 yr Conditional) – I-751 Joint Filing (ongoing marriage)
TYPE OF CASE:
CR-1 Removal of Conditions (I-751)
Fee – $1550
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files petition package
Communicates with USCIS and responds to requests for additional information
*Attendance at interview will be an additional charge of $500

SERVICE:
Green Card – (2 yr Conditional) –I-751 Good Faith Waiver (abuse, divorce or death)
TYPE OF CASE:
CR-1 Removal of Conditions (I-751)
Fee – $2200
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files petition package
Communicates with USCIS and responds to requests for additional information
Prepares client for interview
*Attendance at interview will be an additional charge of $500

SERVICE:
Green Card –(K-1 Visa) Consular Processing
TYPE OF CASE:
Fiancée Visa
Fee – $2750
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files petition package
Assists with forms for consular processing
Handles all USCIS & DOS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Green Card –(K-3 Visa) Consular Processing
TYPE OF CASE:
Fiancée Visa (Minor Child of a K-1 Fiancée)
Fee – $2000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Visa petition package
Assists with forms for consular processing
Handles all USCIS & DOS communications and requests for additional information
Prepares & files

SERVICE:
Citizenship – Naturalization Application
TYPE OF CASE:
N-400 Naturalization
Fee – $1250
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files petition package
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information
Helps prepare you for naturalization test

SERVICE:
Citizenship – Application for Certificate of Citizenship
TYPE OF CASE:
N-600
Fee – $1250
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Preparation of N-600 package
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information
*Attendance at interview will be an additional charge of $500.00

SERVICE:
Waiver – I-601 Waiver filed during consular green card process
TYPE OF CASE:
N-601 Waiver
Fee – $3500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares I-601 waiver package
Handles all USCIS & DOS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Waiver – I-601(a) Waiver filed during consular green card process
TYPE OF CASE:
N-601(a) Waiver
Fee – $3500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares I-601(a) waiver package
Handles all USCIS & DOS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Waiver – I-212, Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission into the United States After Deportation or Removal
TYPE OF CASE:
N-212 Waiver
Fee – $2000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares I-212 waiver package
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Waiver – I-601 + I-212 Waiver filed during consular green
TYPE OF CASE:
I-601 + I-212 Waiver (filed abroad)
Fee – $4500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares I-601 + I-212 waiver packages
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Waiver – J1 Waiver filed with DOS
TYPE OF CASE:
J1 Waiver for Exchange Visitor
Fee – $1500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares J1 waiver package
Handles all DOS communications and requests for additional information
*Additional $1,000 cost for extreme hardship basis

SERVICE:
Waiver – I-212(d)(3) waiver and/or I-192
TYPE OF CASE:
Nonimmigrant Waiver
Fee – $1500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares waiver package
Handles all DOS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
TN NAFTA Professional Visa
TYPE OF CASE:
Nonimmigrant Visa for Canadian or Mexican Nationals Only
Fee – $2000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files petition package
Handles all USCIS or CBP communications and requests for additional information
Helps prepare you for TN Visa interview at border

SERVICE:
Affirmative Asylum Application and/or Withholding of Removal
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-589
Fee – $4000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files asylum application
Work authorization request included
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information
Prepares client for asylum interview
Includes attendance at asylum interview

SERVICE:
U Nonimmigrant Status (U Visa) Petition
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-918 & Supplement B
Fee – $2800
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files U-Visa Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes preparation and filing of the Adjustment of Status application
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Petition
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-360
Fee – $2800
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files VAWA Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes preparation and filing of the Adjustment of Status application
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition for Relatives
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-730
Fee – $1500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files relative petition for each relative

Handles all USCIS communication requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Defensive Asylum Application and/or Withholding of Removal and/or Relief under the Convention Against Torture (CAT)
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $6000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Asylum/Withholding/CAT Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)
Prepares you for the Asylum Merits Hearing
Represents you at the Asylum Merits Hearing

SERVICE:
Voluntary Departure Application
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $1000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Preparation and Filing of Voluntary Departure Application
Appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)

SERVICE:
Cancellation of Removal
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $5000 For LPR’s $6500 For Non-LPR’s
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Cancellation of Removal Application
Includes Adjustment of Status Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)
Prepares you for the Cancellation of Removal Merits Hearing
Represents you at Cancellation of Removal Merits Hearing

SERVICE:
Cancellation under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $5000
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Cancellation of Removal Application
Includes Adjustment of Status Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)
Prepares you for the Cancellation of Removal Merits Hearing
Represents you at Cancellation of Removal Merits Hearing

SERVICE:
NACARA Special Rule Cancellation Application
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $3500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Cancellation Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)
Prepares you for the Cancellation Merits Hearing
Represents you at Cancellation Merits Hearing

SERVICE:
Adjustment of status under INA § 245, INA § 245(i), or INA § 249
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings (BALTIMORE IMMIGRATION COURT ONLY)
Fee – $4750
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files I-130 with USCIS
Prepares & files Form I-485 or Form I-485A with Immigration Court with Supporting Documentation
Includes Work Authorization Request
Includes appearances at Master Calendar Hearing(s)
Prepares you for the Merits Hearing
Represents you at Merits Hearing

SERVICE:
Motion to Change Venue
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings
Fee – $800
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Motion with the Immigration Court

SERVICE:
Prosecutorial Discretion Request
TYPE OF CASE:
Removal Proceedings
Fee – $1250
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Request with ICE

SERVICE:
Motion to Reopen or Motion to Reconsider
TYPE OF CASE:
Motion filed with the deciding body, i.e. either the USCIS, Immigration Court, or Board of Appeals (BIA)
Fee – $3750
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files Motion to Reopen or Reconsider with Supporting Documentation
*Does not include the fees for filing the appropriate relief application, Adjustment of Status Application or EAD Request.

SERVICE:
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) Application
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-821D
Fee – $1250
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files DACA Application
Includes Work Authorization Request
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Work Authorization Request Only
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-765
Fee – $400
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files work authorization request

Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Travel Document Only
TYPE OF CASE:
Form I-131, for Advance Parole, Refugee Travel Document, or Re-Entry Permit
Fee – $500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Prepares & files application
Handles all USCIS communications and requests for additional information

SERVICE:
Appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA)
TYPE OF CASE:
Appeal of a Immigration Judge ‘s Order
Fee – $500
ATTORNEY ACTION:
Reviews hearing transcript and Order for errors
Researches case law thoroughly and prepares brief in support of appeal
Prepares and files appeal with the BIA