Hermin Dowe, Attorney at Law

Immigration Law

North Bay | Pleasant Hill | San Pablo



Consular Processing

Consular Processing Consular Processing occurs in two situations: Non-immigrant Consular Processing: At many US embassies and consulates, individuals seeking a non-immigrant visa must use the DS-160 non-immigrant Visas Electronic Application. Most importantly, you need to prove that you have a residence outside of the United States and that you do not intend to permanently leave […]

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Deferred Action

Deferred Action What is Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals? Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA, is a form of administrative relief from deportation for certain undocumented individuals who came to the U.S. as children, and who meet several key guidelines set forth by the Department of Homeland Security. (See below to see […]

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Diversity Visa Lottery

Diversity Visa Lottery The Immigration Act of 1990 created a new green card category to benefit people from countries that have low immigration to the United States. The goal of the program is to diversify the pool of immigrants entering the United States. The DV program grants 55,000 immigrant visas each year by random drawing. […]

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K Visas

K Visas Marriage Visa & Fiancé Visa Application Processing We help couples legally reunite in the United States – let us help you live with the one you love. The San Francisco Bay area is home to residents from all over the world. Some have been here for generations but many are recent immigrants. If […]

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Permanent Residence through Marriage to a U.S. Citizen

Permanent Residence through Marriage to a U.S. Citizen Getting Your Green Card – We Can Help You Become a U.S. Resident Having Your Green Card Means You Can Live, Work and Raise A Family Here in the United States. Bringing your fiancé or spouse to the United States with a visa is the first step […]

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Permanent Residence through Relatives

Permanent Residence through Relatives There are five categories under which an individual can obtain permanent residency through relatives. They are: Immediate relatives of US citizens: There are no quotas and no priority date waiting for immediate relatives of US citizens. They are defined as: spouses of US citizens (including widows and widowers who were married […]

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Petitions There are many different types of immigration cases, petitions, and applications, each with its own requirements. Additionally, procedures and regulations are subject to frequent change. Effective representation by highly skilled and dedicated immigration attorneys can be invaluable to the success of any immigration matter. At Dowe Law we provide assistance in the following areas: […]

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