Immigration Attorney Orange County

For more than 25 years, FitzGerald Yap Kreditor LLP has been providing superior legal services to individuals and corporate clients. Located in Irvine, California, our firm provides experienced and highly personalized representation to meet the needs of a diverse client base.

The Dream Act

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Process

A rare opportunity to obtain work authorization in the United States.
The act provides a procedure for undocumented (Illegal) aliens to obtain work authorization and a potential path to legal status and citizenship.

If you fulfill the following criteria, you may qualify:
  1. You arrived in the U.S. when you were under the age of sixteen;
  2. You have continuously resided in the U.S. for at least five years prior to June 15, 2012, and were present in the U.S. on June 15, 2012;
  3. You are currently in school, or have graduated from high school, or have a GED, or are an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard or the U.S. Armed Forces;
  4. You have not been convicted of a felony offense, or a “significant misdemeanor offense”, or three or more non-significant misdemeanors, or otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety; and
  5. You are under 31 years old on June 15, 2012.
The partners have successfully prosecuted or defended more than $350 million in civil claims; represented clients the in sale of acquisition of over $600 million of businesses and properties; advised on over $1 billion in financing transactions, including public and private offerings; and have protected clients ranging from family-owned businesses to publicly traded companies.

The firm is an alternative to the large institutional law firms and their higher fee structures. The firm’s practice has been created to provide a full range of business services on a wide variety of issues vital to our clients’ successes.

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To schedule a no obligation consultation with a lawyer at our Irvine law office, call (949) 788-8900, or contact us by e-mail.

Multi-Languages: Cantonese, English, Korean, Mandarin, Romanian, & Spanish

Orange County Office
16148 Sand Canyon Ave.
Irvine, CA 92618

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More information on Deferred Action

–  USCIS Video on Deferred Action –  Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Process (USCIS) –  Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Fee Exemption Guidance –  Deferred Action Chart (USCIS) –  Department of Homeland Security FAQs for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals –  U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Deferred Action FAQs for DREAMERs