March 2, 2010 – Citizen of Liberia received his green card after the firm filed a mandamus action in federal court

Facts A citizen of Liberia was granted refugee status in 2004. In 2006, he filed for adjustment of status. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) delayed adjudication of his application for over two years. He contacted the firm to see if anything could be done.

The Firm’s Representation In March 2009, the firm filed for a writ of mandamus in federal court to compel the USCIS to adjudicate our client’s adjustment application.

Outcome on March 2, 2010, our client was granted adjustment of status to that of a lawful permanent resident.