3 tax tips … from your immigration attorney?!

Siguente en español It’s tax season! Our W-2s or 1099s have arrived and most people want to file their taxes early to get their refund as soon as possible. Because of that, many fall back on old habits: using “mom and pop,” strip mall tax preparation company just as you have for years or that computer program that supposedly asks all the questions we need to file our return correctly. We do it to save time, save Read More

Keep Calm and Let’s Talk: Know Your Rights

Siguente en español  After giving an interview to Telemundo Denver (channel 51) the other day, I thought it best to share with you all the information I provided them. The topic: ICE demanding passwords to cell phones and computers in order to search them, looking for information about you, then using any information about your immigration status against you. Read on to learn information on how to protect yourself Read More

DACA is dead: Now what?

DACA is dead: Here’s what you need to know Siguente en español As of this morning, the attorney general, on behalf of the president, has announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is being terminated. This announcement comes four short months after the president stated in March/April, 2017, that the DREAMers were good kids and that they had nothing to worry about.  Here are the key Read More

Metro Denver immigration law firm has a new office!

After six grueling months searching for a new office space, Swenson Law Office, PC - a metro Denver immigration law firm - finally found a home for the long term: 5161 E. Arapahoe Rd., Suite 120 Centennial, CO 80122 We wanted a suite where we could grow and stop the annual cycle we've been in of moving to a new office with only modest gains in square footage. We could not be happier with what our realtor, Read More

Could the Future of DAPA be in the hands of our next President?

On Monday, November 16, 2015, the federal appeals court ruled that the current administration could not move forward with a plan to provide as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants with work permits and protection from deportation. This delay, may make it too late for the administration to appeal the decision to the Supreme Court. The administration has been trying to implement DAPA or Deferred Action for Read More

Get your US citizenship in time for the 2016 election

***Offer extended to February 29, 2016*** Have your voice heard in 2016! Apply for US citizenship now so you can vote in next year's election! Swenson Law Office, PC has created a limited-time, promotional offer to encourage those who qualify to apply for their US citizenship now, with the goal of completing this immigration process in time so you can vote in the 2016 election! For those who qualify, we Read More

Obtengas tu ciudadanía y podrás votar en 2016

*** Oferta extendida hasta el 29 de febrero del 2016 *** ¡Deja que se escuche tu voz en el 2016! ¡Aplica para obtener tu ciudadanía ahora y podrás votar en las elecciones del próximo año! Swenson Law Office, PC ha creado por tiempo limitado una oferta promocional para motivar a aquellos que califican para aplicar para obtener la ciudadanía americana en este momento, con la meta de terminar este proceso Read More

Event at New York Life

Free Immigration Event at New York Life Read More

Understanding the ‘O’ Visa: Who Qualifies?

In previous blogs, we’ve discussed how the O visa works. It’s a tool for those with extraordinary abilities that can be used to enter and work in the United States for a temporary period of time. But what exactly does “extraordinary” mean? How do you know if you are good enough at what you do to qualify for an O visa? Fame, achievement, and talent can sometimes be subjective ideas upon which all people do not Read More

NEW office address starts 4/1/13

Swenson Law Office, PC has new office address beginning Monday, April 1, 2013. Our new address: Justice for All Center 2525 W. Alameda Ave., Suite #160 Denver, CO 80219 Our phone number will change too:  720.414.2027   Our fax number will be the toll free number: 888.705.6592   We look forward to seeing you at our new location.  Thanks! Read More

Do You Qualify for the new Provisional Waiver? Let’s find out!

Do you need a provisional waiver?  Let’s find out if you’re eligible! On January 3, 2013, the federal government issued the implementation regulations needed for the provisional waiver, sometimes referred to as the “stateside waiver.”  These changes begin taking effect on March 4, 2013! Here’s the situation and why this change is so important:  If you entered the U.S. and were not inspected (meaning you came with Read More