Category: Immigration Tips

Selecting a Los Angeles Immigration Attorney

Written by Josh Goldstein on April 26, 2016

When you are going through the process of becoming an American citizen, there are many legal quandaries you might find yourself facing. Make these issues easier to tackle by working with an experienced immigration attorney. But you might feel overwhelmed when choosing an attorney amid the seemingly endless…Read More

Credit Building Tips for Los Angeles Residents

Written by Josh Goldstein on March 22, 2016

Whether you are a recent immigrant to the United States or you have been here for a long time, you can take steps to build positive credit. Having a high credit score will help you with your financial decisions in the future, whether you need to take out a loan…Read More

How to Succeed in Los Angeles: Tips for Latinos

Written by Josh Goldstein on March 7, 2016

Moving to a new country is a significant milestone in your life. After working through the complicated processes of getting your paperwork in order, starting a job, and finding a house or apartment, you will likely find yourself still dealing with the struggles of assimilating to a new…Read More

Five Resume Tips for U.S. Immigrants

Written by Josh Goldstein on February 16, 2016

One of the first things you will probably do once you are in the United States is look for work. The job search process differs from country to country and once you begin your search in the United States, you might find that you are not receiving calls…Read More

The Traumatizing Effects of Immigrant Detention Centers

Written by Josh Goldstein on November 4, 2015

Immigration detention centers are often used in the United States to hold immigrants whose status is unknown or court dates are pending. Unfortunately, many reports details these detention centers as places that are not only uncomfortable, but downright traumatizing. If you or a family member is being held…Read More

Immigration Reform in the 2016 Presidential Election

Written by Josh Goldstein on September 15, 2015

For undocumented immigrants in America, 2016 is a year full of unknowns. If Donald Trump gets the republican bid for president—and is elected as such by the Electoral College—things could change dramatically, and fast. That’s because Mr. Trump has adamantly declared that he would force all…Read More

2015 Boston Immigration Law Scholarship Winner!

Written by Josh Goldstein on July 2, 2015

The Law Offices of Joshua L. Goldstein are pleased to announce that we have chosen Zulma Munoz as the 2015 winner of our Boston Immigration Law Scholarship! We were overwhelmed by the excellent applications we received for the scholarship, all of which evoked the struggles and challenges of the…Read More

Armenian Immigration in Boston

Written by Josh Goldstein on June 2, 2015

For the past century, Boston has been a sanctuary for Armenian immigrants as demonstrated in the American Community Survey in 2013. It states that over 25,000 Armenians have migrated to Massachusetts, making it the second largest state where Armenian immigrants reside. The first being California.

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Deportation Updates

Written by Josh Goldstein on January 20, 2015

In 2014, unprecedented legislation on immigration reform was signed into law. The legislation, which was opposed by many, granted relief from deportation for more than four million undocumented immigrants living in the United States. As a result, those who support deportation have argued that Obama’s immigration policy is too soft,…Read More