Massachusetts Immigration Lawyer – Former INS Attorney

An Overview of Our Immigration Law Practice

The Haverhill office of Chester J. Winkowski, Attorney at Law, offers assistance with temporary visa applications, permanent resident petitions, as well as other immigration appeals. With over 20 years of immigration law experience, Mr. Winkowski is deeply familiar with the process required to accomplish clients’ immigration goals throughout the Boston area and the country.

Addressing All Immigration Concerns

Attorney Winkowski understands the procedures and regulations associated with all U.S. immigration matters. He began his immigration law practice as a lawyer with the Immigration Service’s New York District Office. After six years, he turned to private practice, assisting clients with immigration matters including:

  • Family-based immigration
    • Permanent residence applications for family members both in and outside the U.S.
    • Alien relative petitions
    • K-1 fiance and K-3 visa petitions
    • I-601 and I-601A Waivers of Inadmissibility
    • Consular processing for immigrant and nonimmigrant visas
    • Applications for removal of conditions
    • Advance parole and permission to travel requests
    • Self-petitions for abused spouses and battered women
    • Employment authorization for family members
    • Replacement of alien registration cards, naturalization certificates and other documents
  • Employment-based immigration
    • PERM labor certification applications
    • Temporary and permanent employment visas
    • H1B professional visas for professionals with advanced degrees
    • L1 transferee visas for international managers and business executives
    • O1 visas for artists and other aliens of extraordinary ability
    • E-Treaty investor visas
    • J1 visas for exchange visitors, including medical professionals
    • National interest waivers
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) cases
  • Deportation and removal
    • Denial of applications
    • Deportation or removal proceedings
    • Out-of-status deportability
    • Immigration impact of criminal convictions
    • Hearings before the immigration judge
    • Appeals of decisions
  • Asylum
    • Denial of asylum
    • Representation before asylum judges
    • Withholding of removal proceedings
    • Relief under the Convention Against Torture

Professionals, corporations, individuals and families have varying immigration concerns. Regardless of the differences in these petitions and applications, every immigration matter involves complex requirements and regulations. Mistakes at any point in the process can lead to delay or denial. It is critical to obtain experienced legal counsel for your immigration matters.

Our firm assists clients with every stage of the immigration process. Call 978-374-1680 or contact us online to schedule an appointment with experienced immigration attorney Chester J. Winkowski.