April Cockerham is an attorney who provides representation and guidance regarding immigration issues in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Our firm offers immigration services on a wide range of common immigration issues, including, but not limited to:
- Family Immigration
- Employment Visas & Immigration
- Deportation Defense & Representation at Removal Proceedings
- Waivers of Inadmissibility
- Immigration for Victims of Crimes
- Asylum and Refugee Immigration
When looking for an attorney to help with immigration issues, it is important to find an attorney who has experience and knowledge in the areas for which you need representation. Whether you are looking to make a change to your immigration status, applying for a visa, or in need of advice regarding how a criminal arrest or conviction can impact your immigration status, we can help.
Finding the Best Immigration Attorney for Your Case
In today’s world, the immigration landscape is constantly changing, and it’s important to seek out a dynamic, experienced immigration lawyer who understands and can adapt to those changes. When you hire an immigration attorney, it is important to have confidence that he or she is ready to fight for you and that they have the background and education that will allow her or him to do so effectively.
Compassion is also a crucial component of any attorney-client relationship—but especially in immigration cases. These issues can sometimes take months or years to resolve, and it always helps to have someone who is ready to listen to you and to answer any questions you may have along the way.
Finally, it’s important to find an immigration lawyer who takes the time to treat you like an individual, not just another case. Whether you are applying for a green card or are facing deportation, you are a real person with a real immigration issue, and it’s important to find a lawyer who treats you as such. Lawyers with an extremely heavy caseload can sometimes get bogged down with too many cases and have too little time to give to each client, so you may want to consider a lawyer who has time for your case and has the resources and backing of a professional law firm.
About April Cockerham
April Cockerham has helped international corporations, small business, and individuals deal with serious immigration issues. She attended law school at the University of Arizona knowing that she wanted to practice immigration law and benefitted from the excellent, hands-on program offered by the University.
Located just 40 miles from the U.S.-Mexico border, April’s clinical work at the University of Arizona has given her an in-depth understanding of how things actually work at one of the United States’ most highly contentious borders. She now enjoys helping clients in the Washington, D.C. metro area who are struggling with a wide array of immigration issues and truly enjoys her work as a client advocate and legal advisor.
Call Today to Speak with an Immigration Lawyer
If you have an Immigration issue, it’s important to speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Many of these issues take a long time to handle, and so it is crucial that you get started on the process right away. Our friendly legal team is waiting to receive your call and conduct your free case evaluation today.