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Nepal Designated for Temporary Protected Status

TPS Fact Sheet: Temporary Protected Status for Nepal On June 24, 2015, in response to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security designated Nepal for Temporary Protected Status (TPS).[1]  Nationals of Nepal who file a TPS application prior to December 21, 2015 are eligible for immigration […]

Immigrant Heritage Month: Legal Assistant Felipe Urquiza’s Family Immigrant Story

June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates is partnering with Fwd.US to promote and celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month.  During the month of June, we will be featuring profiles of some of our own members’ family immigrant stories. The fifth profile is from Legal Assistant, Felipe Urquiza: I am first generation […]

Attorney Tess Feldman Was Recently Interviewed on CAN TV Discussing Her Pro Bono Work in Dilley, TX

This past Wednesday, June 17, 2015, Attorney Tess Feldman was interviewed on CAN TV in association with the Chicago Legal Clinic.  During her interview, she discussed the issue of family detention and her pro bono work in Dilley, TX where she represented detained women and children seeking asylum in the United States. In March of […]

Immigrant Heritage Month: Attorney Victoria Carmona Fehr’s Family Immigrant Story

June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates is partnering with Fwd.US to promote and celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month.  During the month of June, we will be featuring profiles of some of our own members’ family immigrant stories. The fourth profile is from Attorney, Victoria Carmona Fehr: I come from several […]

Immigrant Heritage Month: Attorney Aaron Lawee’s Family Immigrant Story

June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates is partnering with Fwd.US to promote and celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month.  During the month of June, we will be featuring profiles of some of our own members’ family immigrant stories. The third profile is from Attorney, Aaron Lawee: My father was born in […]

Immigrant Heritage Month: Legal Assistant Marisol Rodriguez

June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates is partnering with Fwd.US to promote and celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month.  During the month of June, we will be featuring profiles of some of our own members’ family immigrant stories. The second profile is from Legal Assistant, Marisol Rodriguez: I come from a mixed […]

Immigrant Heritage Month: Attorney Monica Eav’s family immigrant story

June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! The Law Offices of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates are partnering with Fwd.US to promote and celebrate National Immigrant Heritage Month.  During the month of June, we will be featuring profiles of some of our own members’ family immigrant stories. The first profile is from Supervisory Attorney Monica Eav, whose twin brother Kevin […]

NIJC Human Rights Awards 2015

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates continued its annual tradition of attending and helping to support the National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC)’s Human Rights Awards, which took place on May 28, 2015. Ishmael Beah, author and former child soldier, received the highest honor, the Jeanne and Joseph Sullivan Award.  

VOLUNTEER ATTORNEYS FROM ROBERT D. AHLGREN & ASSOCIATES BATTLE AGAINST UNJUST DETENTION OF ASYLUM-SEEKING MOTHERS AND CHILDREN IN TEXAS

In September of 2014, the Law Offices of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates sent two attorneys, Monica Eav and Kathleen Vannucci, to Artesia, New Mexico, to volunteer their services to asylum-seeking Central American mothers and children, whom U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was detaining without bail or with exorbitantly high bail amounts, in a […]

Recent News May 14, 2015

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren is one of the Sponsors of the Voices from the Journey Fundraiser Hosted by Archbishop Cupich to Benefit the Office of Immigrant Affairs

The Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates attended the Voices from the Journey Fundraiser on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 held at the St. Ignatius College Prep High School.  The firm was one of the Ruby Sponsors of this wonderful event hosted by Archbishop Cupich in support and celebration of the Office of Immigrant Affair’s […]