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Immigration Litigation in Federal Court

Experienced Immigration Litigators Skilled at Federal Litigation

Has there been a long delay in the immigration application you filed? Has the U.S. government failed in its duty to decide an immigration application or petition that you paid for and filed? Have you received a decision that states incorrect facts or misapplies the law? It may be time to get an immigration attorney experienced at federal litigation to get you the results you deserve.

While suing the U.S. government for immigration benefits may sound daunting, having the skilled attorneys atMilla & Associates, LLC in your corner will help put you at ease and give you confidence in your decision to act. In fact, Milla & Associates, LLC has years of experience receiving cooperation from the U.S. government to avoid prolonged litigation in federal court or even filing a federal lawsuit. If federal court litigation is necessary, Milla & Associates, LLC is prepared to fight for you. It is that very experience that can mean the difference between finally getting an immigration case resolved and waiting years for a decision that may or may not ever come.

Our lawyers at Milla & Associates, LLC are skilled in the difficult and specialized area of federal court litigation of immigration cases. We are licensed to practice at all levels of the complex federal court system, from U.S. District Court to the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. We are known for dedication and advocacy in this area, having assisted clients in pursuing their immigration benefits through federal litigation to demand action from the federal government for unreasonably delayed immigration cases or improperly denied immigration applications and petitions. Our attorneys are prepared to defend your interests and your future in the U.S. through federal action.

We have experience in immigration-related federal litigation, including:

  • Challenging improperly denied immigration petitions and applications for family- and employment-related benefits; humanitarian relief, such as asylum and withholding of removal; and naturalization
  • Pursuing mandamus actions for delayed immigration cases such as petitions for family- and employment-related benefits, applications for permanent resident status ("green card"), and applications for naturalization
  • Submitting petitions to review decisions from immigration courts and the Board of Immigration Appeals
  • Seeking stays of removal to request that individuals who have been ordered removed (deported) to remain in the U.S.

Committed Chicago Attorneys With Experience Nationwide

Our office is located in downtown Chicago, but our reach is much broader, having represented clients in court nationwide and at consulates and embassies worldwide. We have helped individuals from all parts of the globe achieve their goal of living and remaining in the United States. If federal action is necessary, we have the knowledge, dedication, experience, and reputation necessary to assist you.

To learn more about our professional and personal immigration services, contact our law office and set up a time to meet with us in a consultation.

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    “My wife and I worked with Justin Hoefflicker on my immigration case. Justin was very reassuring from the beginning and set out realistic expectations for both of us. He is very knowledgeable And confident which put us at ease. He made sure we understood all the steps ahead of us and was always available to answer our questions/concerns. Justin made this process hassle free and a positive one. I highly recommend Justin for his legal services.”

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    “Justin is the perfect choice! Every question was answered. Awesome!”

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    “Robert is very knowledgeable, kind & approachable as well as his staff. From Sylvia to Daniel, they’re always very nice in answering all my concerns. I had no trouble with my USCIS interview because their team made sure that me & my husband were prepared. Robert was highly recommended to me by a Lawyer i know. I’m glad i took her advice and went to seek Roberts assistance regarding my marriage based green card. Got my approval the same day after the interview. I will be getting his assistance with all my immigration concerns including my childrens petition. I highly recommend Robert! He’s the best! 😊👍🏻”

    Jen

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    “I found Milla & Associates through Avvo as he had great ratings and reviews by previous clients. I had a fairly complicated case of immigration for naturalization N400) through a spouse as I had been out of the country for very large chunks of time. Robert was an excellent guide in terms of how to approach the case and what documents to include/exclude in order to make my case stronger. He was thorough with his research and very well acquainted with the whole process. Despite my super complicated case, he put it forward in such a way that it was a smooth approval. He made our immigration journey stress free and having him next to me at my interview made me feel confident since he is very competent! I highly highly recommend him for any immigration law cases”

    Hani

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    “My husband and I have been working with Robert for many years and he has always been patient with us and will only do thing if were comfortable with them. He is very thorough and takes his time in explaining things, we could have not had a better attorney to assist us on my husband petition. He truly was blessing and we would recommend him to anyone!”

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    “I would like to take this opportunity to thank Atty. Robert Milla, Ms. Sylvia and the rest of the staff of Milla Law firm. The team was of great help in processing my papers and documents, from the application of my Green Card until the application of my U.S. Citizenship. Not to mention how patient Mr. Robert Milla was when answering my questions and paying attention into knotting all the loose ends to make sure that everything goes well for me to achieve the outcome I was aiming for. I would definitely recommend Robert Milla Law Firm not only for his compassion and empathetic demeanor in relating to his clients but also because of his undeniable skills in handling cases in immigration. His assistants are also commendable for being so helpful and attentive. Until now I'm still overwhelmed that I immediately got the schedule of my Oath Taking Ceremony few days after my interview for the application of my U.S. Citizenship. I have no regrets in seeking legal help and advice from this office, and I will definitely hire their service for the petition of my family.”

    A.G.

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    “Justin Hoefflicker and his team went above and beyond to help us every step of the way. We are a small digital health startup, and without Justin, our company would potentially not be able to continue operations. He helped us secure an H1B visa for our Technical Co-Founder, and went above and beyond through preparation of materials, explaining the process, answering a million follow-up questions (that's an understatement), taking the time to meet and discuss contingencies when he absolutely didn't have to, helping us file a complete Request-for-Evidence (RFE) and not charging us for the additional work, and ultimately, helping us secure the H1B in the end. Even if we hadn't gotten the H1B, I'd still be submitting this review as it's fully merited and Milla & Associates is by far the best legal group I've ever worked with. They're honest, they actually care, they do great legal work at appropriate rates, they actually follow through, they get everything done on time, and they go above and beyond to make sure expectations are set correctly in what can be a very difficult and touchy legal-sphere (immigration). I am extremely grateful for having had the opportunity to work with them, and I wish we had a similar experience with every legal group we had to work with. Thank you Justin and team.”

    Rob Castellanos

  • Successful case for marriage-based green card

    “Milla & Associates delivers an incredible quality of legal representation and it was an absolute pleasure to work with Robert Milla, Tatiana Alonso, and their team. My husband and I entrusted them with my adjustment of status and green card application. Our case was handled very efficiently, they answered our questions at every stage and kept us informed of the next steps and developments throughout the process. Not only that, Robert is highly experienced and has an incredible understanding of immigration law on top of being genuine, personable and transparent. It is really hard to be able to find a good attorney that genuinely cares about the case, he is trustworthy, and I can tell that he does his work with his heart. My adjustment of status/green card was approved within a week from the interview, and I received my conditional green card in the mail a few days after receiving the approval notice. Robert and his team definitely made the entire process seamless. I would strongly recommend Robert Milla for anyone who is looking for a great immigration attorney and to be put in the best position possible with obtaining a green card. Thank you, Robert, for making my husband and I feel at ease as we navigated through uncharted waters. We are so grateful for you!”

    E & H

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    “My wife Luiza and I were considering filing our marriage petition on our own, but after careful consideration decided to hire an attorney. We were referred to Robert and could have have been more pleased. It was a stressful time for both of us as our petition progressed, and Robert did an excellent job of explaining the process. Robert was friendly, calming, and knowledgeable. Having worked in the immigration field for over 5 years, I was very impressed with Robert's demeanor and ability to connect with Luiza and I. We could not thank him enough, and will be recommending him to any of our network contacts. Thanks again, Robert! Ben and Luiza”

    Ben and Luiza B.

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    “Justin is my goto immigration lawyer. I came here as a student and Justin handled my H1B case couple of years ago. Although Trump administration was pushing back on many of the cases with RFEs, Justin gave a strongly worded response back and got me, my H1B. Last year, fortunately I met my now wife and after we got married, Justin handled our green card processing with ease and seamlessly. He has many contacts in the Immigration office, which made even more easier and hospitable for my interview. He was available throughout the interview and even helped on a couple difficult questions in between the interview. Throughout the processing, I found Justin highly organized and great understanding of the domain. He is very current with the news and changes to immigration laws and if he doesn't have answer then, you can expect an email to follow up with answers. I highly recommend Justin as a personal immigration lawyer.”

    Zak