National Immigration Lawyers

Our law firm represents clients nationally with offices in California, Texas and New York.

National Immigration Lawyers

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E5 Visas For Capital Rich Investors:

Immigrant Investors– Immigrant Investor visa categories are for capital investment by foreign investors in new commercial enterprises in the United States which provide job creation, we specialize in helping with these applications.

To qualify as an immigrant investor for petitions filed on or after November 21, 2019, a foreign national must invest, without borrowing, the following minimum qualifying capital dollar amounts in a qualifying commercial enterprise:

$1,000,000 (U.S.); or
$500,000 (U.S.) in a high-unemployment or rural area, is considered a targeted employment area.
A qualifying investment must, within two years, create full-time jobs for at least 10 U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, or other immigrants authorized to work in the United States, not including the investor and the investor’s spouse, sons, or daughters.

Alex R. Hernandez Jr. can personally set up your investment mechanism, corporation, apply for your visa and represent your company. Armed with a Degree in Economics and a Law Degree and over 20 years of experience in business, law, real estate and economics, he is ready to help.

Investors Should Call Alex Directly at 361-792-3811 or 310-697-7667


Every year people come to the United States seeking protection because they have suffered persecution or fear that they will suffer persecution due to:

  • Race
  • Religion
  • Nationality
  • Membership in a particular social group
  • Political opinion

We help immigrants apply for these asylum applications.

If you need need TPS or Asylum done then we are the go to firm for your applications.

Let us help you with them nationwide

We help people from the following TPS countries:

Burma (Myanmar)
El Salvador
South Sudan

Family-Based Immigration Legal Services

A foreign citizen seeking to live permanently in the United States requires an immigrant visa. To be eligible to apply for an IV, a foreign citizen must be sponsored by an immediate relative who is at least 21 years of age and is either a U.S. citizen or U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident (someone with a green card)

We help with family-based immigrant visas:

Immediate Relative – these visas are based on a close family relationship with a U.S. citizen, such as a spouse, child, or parent. The number of immigrants in these categories is not limited to each fiscal year.

Family Preference – these visas are for specific, more distant, family relationships with a U.S. citizen and some specified relationships with a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR). The number of immigrants in these categories is limited each fiscal year.

U.S. citizens can file an immigrant visa petition for their:

  • Spouse
  • Son or daughter
  • Parent
  • Brother or sister

U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents can only file an immigrant visa petition for a

  • Spouse
  • Unmarried son or daughter

Green Cards

Having a Green Card (officially known as a Permanent Resident Card allows you to live and work permanently in the United States. We can help process these for you and help you remain in the United States legally.

We process Green Cards through the following categories

  • Green Card through Family
  • Green Card through Employment
  • Green Card as a Special Immigrant
  • Green Card through Refugee or Asylee Status
  • Green Card for Human Trafficking and Crime Victims
  • Green Card for Victims of Abuse
  • Green Card through Other Categories
  • Green Card through Registry

Adjustment of Status

Adjustment of status is the process that you can use to apply for lawful permanent resident status This means that you may get a Green Card without having to return to your home country to complete visa processing. We help with processing adjustment of status applications.

  • Petition for Alien Relative
  • Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker
  • Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
  • Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal
  • Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), or Special Immigrant
  • Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
  • Petition of U Nonimmigrant Status
  • Petition for Qualifying Family Member of a U-1 Nonimmigrant

Employment-Based Visas

We provide assistance with:

Employment First Preference (E1): Priority Workers

Employment Second Preference (E2): Professionals Holding Advanced Degrees and Persons of Exceptional Ability

Employment Third Preference (E3): Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Unskilled Workers (Other Workers)

Employment Fourth Preference (E4): Certain Special Immigrants

U-Visa Criminal Victims Visas

Qualifying Criminal Activities

  • Abduction
  • Abusive Sexual Contact
  • Blackmail
  • Domestic Violence
  • Extortion
  • False Imprisonment
  • Female Genital Mutilation
  • Felonious Assault
  • Fraud in Foreign Labor Contracting
  • Hostage
  • Incest
  • Involuntary Servitude
  • Kidnapping
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Obstruction of Justice
  • Peonage
  • Perjury
  • Prostitution
  • Rape
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Exploitation
  • Slave Trade
  • Stalking
  • Torture
  • Trafficking
  • Witness Tampering
  • Unlawful Criminal Restraint

Deportation Defense

The following are some of the various defenses that may be applicable in your situation:

  • Cancellation of a removal order
  • Motions to reopen deportation/removal proceedings
  • Adjustment of status
  • Petition for political asylum, or withholding of deportation
  • Waivers
  • Appealing a deportation or removal order

Our lawyers help with deportation defense nationally.

Call us today to discuss your immigration issues

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Alex R. Hernandez Jr.

Alex R. Hernandez Jr. Attorney at Law

National Immigration Lawyer

For over two decades, Attorney Alex R. Hernandez has been helping through his skill and effectiveness in law. He is an acclaimed trial attorney who has dedicated his career to passionately and successfully protecting the rights of people in his community. He makes it his goal to represent each client as he would his own family, with hard work, perseverance, and focus.

He holds a Bachelors degree in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin (Economics Student of the Year in 1994), a Juris Doctor from St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio Texas (2001) and a Certificate in Mexican Law from the University of Houston Law Center (Mexico City).

He holds the following Bar Admissions; Texas (2001), U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, New York (2021), U.S. Tax Court, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, and of course the U.S. Immigration Court

Attorney Hernandez is fully bi-lingual in Spanish and English.

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