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Scott and Associates is located in Houston, TX. We are best known for waivers of inadmissibility. Learn more...

Waivers of Inadmissibility

An immigrant would need a waiver of inadmissibility for prior unlawful presence, fraud, criminal history, etc. Learn more...


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The Supreme Court recently ruled on Kerry v Din, 576 US ____ (2015). It was a much anticipated case as it was perceived as the case where the Doctrine of Consular Nonreviewability would be either upheld or struck down. In the end neither of those outcomes materialized. The Court had a three-way split in its opinions, with no one opinion signed by a majority of the Justices. This means the case created no new precedent case law.

Ms. Din is a US citizen petitioning for her Afghani husband who used to work as a low-level payroll clerk for the Afghani government while it was under the control of the Taliban. His immigrant visa was denied by the US consulate in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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The consultation is the number one most important part of every immigration case. Before it takes place, complete an intake form, make a payment, and schedule an appointment.

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Info for Clients

Every immigration case is a cooperative effort between attorney and client. It is a complex, multi-step journey spread out over a long time. Understanding how to work with your attorney reduces stress and increases the efficiency of everyone's efforts. Learn more ...

Info for Immigrants

If you are interested in learning more about your options and what you need to know even if you can't legalize now, you can continue your research with the information found here.