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The Law Office of Christine Contreras provides a vast array of immigration services in family-based immigration to assist foreign nationals to obtain lawful status in the country. These services range from assistance in obtaining legal permanent residency, obtaining citizenship or obtaining several other types of temporary or permanent legal status. Call (773)-478-0372 now and schedule a consultation.

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Reuniting and Keeping Families Together

The Law Office of Christine Contreras is dedicated to assisting people navigating the complex immigration laws of the United States. Preserving and maintaining family unity is a cornerstone of our beliefs at Law Office of Christine Contreras. The United States is a country built on the foundation of welcoming immigrants. We believe in the important words inscribed on the Statue of Liberty which state, ..."Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free." Immigrants form the core of this great nation. Our law firm welcomes you and will provide the assistance you require to explore your options for obtaining legal or lawful status.

At the Law Office of Christine Contreras, we believe that successfully addressing client needs requires compassion, empathy and honesty. We take on each case as a personal investment and fight for the best interests of our immigration clients. The Law Office of Christine Contreras strives to provide diligent legal advice and representation to our clients while assisting them in the complex immigration process. We hope you will entrust us to assist with your case.

MEET YOUR ATTORNEY

As the daughter of a Mexican immigrant, Christine Contreras has personally experienced the complicated and extensive immigration process firsthand. Her father came to this country at the age of fifteen to have more opportunities and make a better life for himself. He has worked hard and has excelled in this country. Because of her background, Christine believes that everyone should have an opportunity to excel in this country as well and will help you explore your options for obtaining temporary or permanent legal status. Christine personally invests herself in each and every case, while giving her all to obtain a positive outcome for her clients.

Christine Contreras

Immigration Attorney

Christine Contreras has been practicing law for nearly two decades and has extensive experience in matters relating to immigration law. She has dealt with many facets of immigration law including family and employment-based immigration matters, including adjustment of status, immigrant visas, U visas, VAWA petitions, naturalization and citizenship, employment-based visas, removal proceedings, appellate matters and federal court litigation. Her current practice focuses on the area of family-based immigration matters. Ms. Contreras received a Bachelor of Arts degree, with an emphasis on political science, from DePaul University in 1997. She received a Juris Doctorate from DePaul University College of Law in 2000. She is an active member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She is fluent in English and Spanish.

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Testimonials

  • I am beyond thankful and satisfied with Mrs. Christine Contreras. She's very knowledgeable, professional and honest person. She was able to help my husband obtain his permanent residency after... read more

    Elizabeth Rios Avatar Elizabeth Rios
    March 18, 2021

    Christine was able to get my Daca granted even though I had a lengthy criminal history (no serious convictions) I definitely recommend Christine to anyone needing an immigration attorney.

    Alexis Rocha Garcia Avatar Alexis Rocha Garcia
    May 27, 2022
  • Ms. Christine was able to help me with my case. We knew it was a long shot but we finally received the outcome we were looking for. She is proffesional,... read more

    Maria X. Pinales-Tapia Avatar Maria X. Pinales-Tapia
    March 16, 2021

    After a long search of Law Offices, I got recommended the Law Office of Christine Contreras. From day one Ms. Contreras was so helpful and very efficient, every time I... read more

    J. Ongay Avatar J. Ongay
    May 27, 2022
  • Professional and knowledgeable.

    Daniel Sanchez Avatar Daniel Sanchez
    April 27, 2022

    Christine was extremely helpful and understanding of my case. She took her time reviewing and finalizing all my documentation. I appreciate all her hard work and effort in this process.... read more

    Juan Carlos Baltazar-Hernandez Avatar Juan Carlos Baltazar-Hernandez
    June 21, 2022
  • I went to Christine for my immigration process and naturalization of citizenship and she did a phenomenal job. Very attentive, professional and made the process less stressful for me. I... read more

    maria viramontes Avatar maria viramontes
    January 27, 2022

    I highly recommend Christine. I went to many attorneys maybe 2-3 a year (for many years) hoping one would take my case. They all turned down my case.... read more

    Ramiro Campos Avatar Ramiro Campos
    March 13, 2021
  • She's great help us thru the whole process and check on us to make sure we have everything we need thank you so much

    Miriam cavazos Avatar Miriam cavazos
    April 27, 2022

    Christine was absolutely amazing from the start of the process to the end, which was the approval of our case. Even with the Covid related delay, she never wavered in... read more

    Saadiq Rayyan Avatar Saadiq Rayyan
    March 27, 2022
  • Christine is a great lawyer, she handled my K1 Visa case and everything ran smoothly. She’s always available to answer questions and explains everything clearly. Her fees are very similar... read more

    Nathanna Raíssa Avatar Nathanna Raíssa
    December 11, 2019

    Excellent professional, always attentive to every detail and I as a client, always felt confident and satisfied with her work, with great expertise and experience in the processes in which... read more

    ethel salazar Avatar ethel salazar
    June 6, 2022
  • Knowledge and experience combined with friendly treat.

    ivan veljic Avatar ivan veljic
    March 27, 2022

    Christine is a wonderful lawyer and is well versed in immigration law. We chose Christine because of her directness, transparency, and speediness whenever we asked questions. Not once during the... read more

    Dan Paz Avatar Dan Paz
    December 18, 2020
  • Christine is your ideal lawyer for all your immigration needs. She’s always available, ever knowledgeable and very professional. I just finished my naturalization journey with her help and guidance. She... read more

    msplear msplear Avatar msplear msplear
    May 27, 2022
  • Just wanted to say thank you from the bottom of my heart for walking me through this entire process! Christine went above and beyond her Lawyer duties she manage to... read more

    Juliet Wade-Guy Kelly Avatar Juliet Wade-Guy Kelly
    May 14, 2022

    Christine is a vessel that God is using to help change the lives of people. You could see her dedication and strong work-ethic every time you step into her office... read more

    Geo Adame Avatar Geo Adame
    June 22, 2017
  • Christine is an excellent immigration attorney who cares about her clients and achieving their desired goals. She speaks Spanish, is attentive to detail and easily accessible. I'm very pleased with... read more

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    August 12, 2017

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    Enrique Ramos Gil Avatar Enrique Ramos Gil
    February 20, 2020
  • La abogada Christine es exelente abogada y sobre todo exelente persona siempre me redponde cualquier duda que tengo con amabilidad y me explica todo claramente ya van dos casos en... read more

    Zulema De Robles Avatar Zulema De Robles
    January 15, 2018

    I recommend Christine for any immigration purposes ,she helped some of my family members and myself. All I can say is she is amazing and I love the quality of... read more

    Dulce Pichardo Tucknott Avatar Dulce Pichardo Tucknott
    August 22, 2016
  • Christy is a wonderful, caring, and smart individual.

    Becky Rios Avatar Becky Rios
    January 12, 2016

    Thank you for sharing your knowledge and expertise. I appreciate your goal of always working to create a better tomorrow.

    Cynthia Valerio Gallardo Avatar Cynthia Valerio Gallardo
    January 12, 2016
  • She is definitely the BEST! Strongly recommend her!!

    Cristina Rivera Avatar Cristina Rivera
    January 12, 2016

    Christine is truly passionate about what she does and works hard every day for her clients!

    Jackie Hein Avatar Jackie Hein
    January 16, 2016

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