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Introduction to Immigration Case Legal FeesImmigration Case Legal Fees

Our Maryland immigration case legal fees are based on the work that the immigration case will generally require. In some cases, additional work is to be performed. If you would like to know more about our immigration attorneys Justin and Mirriam just click. A schedule of additional fees for immigration cases is listed further below on this page (these are legal fees and do not include any USCIS filing fees that may be necessary). For your convenience we offer payment plans and accept electronic checks and all major credit cards. If you are looking for the cost of filing fees with the USCIS, you can click here.

Our Basic Immigration Case Legal Fees

Type of CaseFee
Deferred Action for Young Immigrants (who entered the U.S. Under age 16)
Deferred Action Process$ 1,900.00
Deferred Action Complex Process (prior criminal record, presence outside the U.S., etc.)$ 3,000.00
Family / Marriage Residency Petitions (Entire Process)
Family / marriage residency petition (I-130) with adjustment of status (I-485) (if visa is immediately available)$ 4,500.00
Family / marriage residency petition (I-130) with adjustment of status (I-485), Complex (entails complications such as: improper taxes, prior allegations of marriage fraud, joint sponsorship (I-864), etc.)$ 6,000.00
Family / Marriage Residency Petitions (Part of the Process)
Family / marriage residency petition (I-130), if no visa immediately available$ 2,300.00
Family / marriage adjustment of status, I-485 (needs to have approved I-130 and a current priority date)$ 4,000.00
Family / marriage consular processing (needs to have approved I-130 and a current priority date)$ 4,000.00
Removal of Conditions
Removal of Conditions on Residency (I-751) of spouse–joint petition$ 2,700.00
Removal of Conditions on Residency (I-751) of spouse–self petition$ 5,700.00
Removal of Conditions on Residency (I-751) for a Minor Child (done in conjunction with parent)$ 1,900.00
Advanced Parole or a “Travel Permit”
Advanced Parole or a “Travel Permit” (I-131)$ 2,100 ($4,500, for complex)
Employment Residency Petition (Entire Process)
LCA/PERM Petition-Petition for Alien Worker ($1,100.00 LCA and $3,250.00 initial I-140 preparation)$ 4,350.00
I-140 Petition Filing (for alien worker)$ 3,000.00
Employment-based adjustment of status,I-485, done in conjunction with LCA/PERM and I-140 processing$ 3,000.00
EB-1 Petition$ 9,500.00
Employment Residency Petition (I-485 Only)
Employment-based adjustment of status (I-485) done independently of the LCA/I-140 processing$ 4,000.00
Visa Processing
E Visa Petition$ 9,500.00
L Visa Petition$ 9,500.00
H-1B Visa Petition$ 4,900.00
K-1 Visa Petition for Fiancees (I-129F)$ 2,800.00
Consular Processing (DS-160) of K-1 Visa$ 3,000.00
Consular Processing of K-2 Visa for children of K-1 Visa beneficiary$ 1,900.00
K-3 Visa Petition for Spouses (I-130 & I-129F)$ 3,500.00
O Visa Petition$ 9,500.00
TPS$ 1,900.00
TN Visa Petition$ 4,900.00
P Visa Petition$ 9,500.00
J-1 Visa Waiver$ 9,500.00
Visa Extension- simple$ 2,400.00
Visa Extension- complex$ 4,300.00
U Visa$ 5,400.00
VAWA green card$ 6,000.00
Visa Renewals (H, E, O, etc. if we processed the prior application)$ 3,500.00 (H)- $4,500.00 (E, O, etc.)
Asylum
Asylum Petition (affirmative–not in removal proceedings)$ 8,150.00
Asylum Petition (in removal proceedings)$ 9,500.00
Derivative Asylum Petition for family (form I-730) Standard$ 1,900.00
Derivative Asylum Petition for family (form I-730) Complex$ 4,500.00
Asylee’s Residency Petition (I-485)$ 2,800.00
Asylee’s Residency Petition (I-485)- Complex$ 4,500.00
Asylee’s Residency Petition (I-485) for derivative child$ 2,100.00
Asylee’s Residency Petition (I-485) for derivative child- Complex$ 3,000.00
Naturalization Processing
Naturalization Process$ 2,400.00
Complex Naturalization Process (prior criminal charges, extended presence outside the U.S., etc.)$ 5,400.00
Appeal for Denial of Naturalization (N-336 Administrative Appeal)$ 5,400.00
Immigration Court / Deportation
Appeal to the BIA (Board of Immigration Appeals)$9,500.00 – $15,000.00
Cancellation of Removal (10 year law)$ 9,500.00
Removal Proceeding or Deportation Representation$ 9,500.00
212(c) Relief$ 9,500.00
Adjustment of Status in Removal Proceedings$ 9,500.00
Motion to Terminate in removal proceedings$ 9,500.00
Motion to Reopen– immigration cases$ 5,400.00
I-601 Waiver in Removal Proceedings$ 9,500.00
Federal Court Litigation
Writ of Mandamus$ 9,000.00
Naturalization Complaint$ 9,000.00
Writ of Habeas Corpus$ 9,000.00
Other Services
Waiver of Inadmissibility (I-601)$ 5,400.00
Waiver of Inadmissibility (I-601A)$ 5,400.00
Waiver of Inadmissibility in removal proceedings$ 9,500.00
Waiver of Inadmissibility (I-601 A) with an I-130 Petition for Alien Relative$ 6,900.00
I-102 application for the replacement of I-94 card$ 1,900.00
I-90 application for the replacement or renewal of green card$ 1,900.00
FOIA Request and Evaluation Fee$ 2,100.00
Case Evaluation fee$2,100.00-$4,500.00
Criminal Defense LitigationDepending on case

Miscellaneous Supplemental Immigration Case Legal Fees

In certain specific situations, clients may require additional services (i.e. revisiting a past criminal record/tax problem, addressing complications due to inefficiencies/delays or mistakes of third parties or incomplete documentation, additional applications, continuance requests, court appearances, etc.), which are not included in our service-based fees as listed in the above chart. The cost for additional services is listed in our Schedule of Additional Services below. To receive a full description of the activities included in our Maryland immigration lawyers service-based fee for a particular case, please call us at: 301-513-7832 and we will be happy to provide you with this information.

Schedule of Additional Fees for Immigration Cases
(these are legal fees and do not include any USCIS filing fees that may be necessary)
Additional work to be performedFee/eachfiling fees
Visa derivatives for relatives (i.e. H-4, O-3, etc.) if filed with primary petitioner$1,900.00plus filing fees
Respond to an RFE (request for additional evidence) from the USCIS–Level 4$1,975.00
Respond to an RFE (request for additional evidence) from the USCIS–Level 3$1,250.00
Respond to an RFE (request for additional evidence) from the USCIS–Level 2$790.00
Respond to an RFE (request for additional evidence) from the USCIS–Level 1$395.00
Respond to a Notice of Intent of Deny$1,975.00 to $2,900.00
Additional Employment Authorization application$ 395.00plus filing fees
Additional Application for permission to travel document/advanced parole$ 395.00plus filing fees
Filing a Form AR-11 or EOIR-33, Notice of Change of Address with Government$ 150.00
Filing a request for a continuance of an appointment scheduled with the USCIS$ 395.00
Additional USCIS interview appearance$ 395.00
Additional appearance before the Immigration Court or DHS$ 395.00
Geographical charge for appearance outside of our area$ 750.00
Motion to Continue/ Advance (i.e. because of pending application)$ 395.00
Subsequent Motion to Continue/ Advance$ 190.00
Scheduling Infopass appointment (without appearance)$ 150.00
Scheduling and appearing at Infopass appointment$ 395.00
Biometrics rescheduling request$ 150.00
Gathering documents (from court, government agencies, prior
attorneys)
TBD*($395-$950)
Re-filing of a caseTBD*
FBI/ fingerprint processing$ 395.00plus filing fees
Retrieving and analyzing criminal records$1,900.00
Translation of documents$ 395.00per page
*TBD (To be determined when needed based on the amount of work required)

Summary on Immigration Case Legal Fees

At the end of the day, each case is different. We must do an initial, even if brief, consultation to let you know exactly how much the case will cost. We normally charge $150 for an immigration consultation but since you are reading this post we are offering you a waiver of that fee if you mention the code: FREECONSULT when scheduling your appointment. You can schedule your appointment yourself here. Or, you can call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 301.513.7832. We look forward to hearing from you and hope this description of our Immigration Case Legal Fees has been helpful.