The Firm also renders comprehensive advice and assistance to corporations and individuals on Philippine immigration laws. Our lawyers' expertise in immigration-related laws, rules and regulations, and extensive experience in appearing before various governmental agencies involved in the implementation and enforcement of immigration laws, allow us to expeditiously secure the proper visas and alien employment permits for clients that include corporate executives, professionals and skilled personnel of multinational corporations.
We routinely handle applications for various types of visas, including pre-arranged employee, quota and non-quota immigrant, special non-immigrant, treaty trader, treaty investor, special investor resident, special retiree resident, and others. We also secure for clients alien certificate of registration identity cards (ACR i-Card), special work permits and similar documents.
Our lawyers also advise and represent clients in the acquisition, recognition and re-acquisition of Philippine citizenship, as well as deportation and exclusion proceedings, including the issuance or lifting of hold departure orders and inclusion or deletion from the immigration blacklist.