Practice Areas


Aquino & Loew is a full-service immigration law firm with expertise in all arenas of US immigration and nationality law. 


Deportation and Removal Defense:  Contesting Removability; Cancellation of Removal; 237 Fraud Waivers; Adjustment of Status; 212(c) Waivers; 212(h) Criminal Waivers; Voluntary Departure; Prosecutorial Discretion.


Family-based Immigration:  Petitions for spouses, children, and siblings.


Employment-based Immigration:  H-1B visas; PERM Labor Certifications; I-9 Compliance; Registered Nurse and Physical Therapist visas; EB-2 Advanced Professional petitions; L-1 Intracompany visas; EB-1 Mulinational and Extraordinary Ability Aliens petitions; Treaty Visas; TN Visas; O-1 Extraordinary Ability Alien visas; P-1 Entertainers visas; P-3 Culturally Unique visas; R-1 Religious Worker visas.


DACA:  Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals


BIA and Federal Court Lawsuits and Appeals:  Appeals; Motions to Reopen; Motions to Reconsider; Petitions for Review; Mandamus Lawsuits; Stay of Removal; Habeas petitions.


Fiancée Visas:  K-1 fiancee visas; K-2 visas for fiancée’s children.


Naturalization and Citizenship:  Naturalization applications; Derivative Citizenship; Automatic Acquisition of Citizenship.


Waivers of Inadmissibility:  Fraud Waivers; Criminal Waivers; Unlawful Presence Bar Waivers; Provisional Waivers; Prior Deportation Waivers; Health-related Waivers.


Criminal Issues Impacting Immigration:  Expungments; Motions to Vacate Judgment.


Battered Spouse and Children Petitions:  Special Immigrant petitions under the Violence Against Women Act for abused spouses, children, and parents.


Crime Victim and Trafficking Petitions:  Traficking visas; U Crime Victim visas.


Investor Visas:  E-2 Investor visa; EB-5 Special Immigrant Investor visa; Regional Center Designation applications.


Student Visas:  F-1 or M-1 student visas in the United States or overseas; Optional Practical Training.


Asylum Cases:  Asylum; Withholding of Removal; Convention Against Torture.


To most effectively serve our clients, the attorneys at Aquino & Loew also maintain a limited practice handling divorce and criminal law matters.