Chicago Law Office of Christine Contreras

February 16, 2017

Legal Services

Immigration law is complicated and intimidating. At the Law Office of Christine Contreras, we provide a vast range of immigration services. Our firm consists of skilled and experienced attorneys committed to providing quality and diligent legal representation in the following areas:

  • Residency
  • Consular Processing
  • Marriage Based Visas
  • Fiancee Visas
  • Parole in  Place
  • Advance Parole
  • VAWA Petitions for Victims of Domestic Violence
  • U Visas for Victims of Specific Crimes
  • Citizenship/ Naturalization
  • Deferred Action
  • Waivers- Unlawful presence, Criminal, Fraud, Smuggling
  • Appeals
  • Motions to Reopen/Reconsider


  • Adjustment of Status

  • Relative petitions

  • Self-petitions for victims of domestic violence under VAWA

  • Petitions to Remove the Conditions on Residence or waivers of the joint filing requirements

  • Applications for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

  • Waivers/ Provisional Waiver

  • Motions and Appeals to USCIS, the Board of Immigration Appeals, the Administrative Appeals Office and other Federal agencies



  • Immigrant Visas to obtain legal permanent residency
  • U Visas for victims of specific crimes
  • Fiancee Visas
  • Marriage based Visas


  • Naturalization
  • Expedited naturalization

  • Acquired or Derivative Citizenship

  • Consular Record of Birth Abroad

  • Obtaining US passports

  • and much more