Law Office of Nabil Chelico
835 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Telephone 213-234-9592
E-mail: nchelico@chelicolaw.com

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Successful Cases Successful cases are posted for informational purposes only and are not reflective of the outcome of your case. Each case is unique in its own way.


Case Date

2013-08-08

Case Details

Client was denied all relief by the Immigration Court and was ordered removed after the Court determined that the client was convicted of a particularly serious crime and was not eligible for any relief. Attorney Chelico who represented client at trial filed an appeal arguing that the Court made several legal and factual errors in its decision.


Case Result

In an unpublished decision by a panel of three Judges, the Board of Immigration Appeals sustained the appeal on most of the grounds raised by Attorney Chelico including that the client was not convicted of a particularly serious crime, thus reversing the order of removal. The case was remanded to the immigration trial Court. Client no longer has an order of removal and has a new chance to seek relief.



Case Date

2013-04-11

Case Details

Client had an old felony conviction that prevented client from seeking certain opportunities. Client retained Attorney Chelico for representation in reducing his conviction from a felony to a misdemeanor.


Case Result

Attroney Chelico filed and argued the motion for reducing the conviction from a felony to a misdemeanor. After several hearings on certain factual matter, the Court granted the motion and reduced the conviction to a misdemeanor.



Case Date

2013-01-24

Case Details

Client's immigrant visa petition along with that for his wife and child were denied by the U.S. Embassy overseas on the basis of public charge finding. The Embassy reinstated the denial after additional financial evidence was submitted and after a local Congressman intervened on client's behalf. After exhausting all pre-litigation remedies to resolve the issue with the Embassy, Attorney Chelico filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Embassy arguing that the denial of the immigrant visa had no legal basis and was in bad faith


Case Result

Shortly after the lawsuit was filed, the U.S. Embassy recalled the client for a new interview, requested additional documents, which were promptly provided under the guidance of Attorney Chelico, and issued the visa for him and his family. Upon issuing the visa, client agreed to dismiss lawsuit against the Embassy.    



Case Date

2012/17/12

Case Details

Client waiver of inadmissibility on the basis of unlawful presence was denied by the U.S. Embassy abroad. Attorney Chelico who represented client in the waiver application filed an appeal with the Administrative Appeals Unit arguing that the denial of the waiver was wrongful and should be reversed.


Case Result

In a detailed opinion, the Administrative Appeals Unit reversed the denial of the waiver of inadmissibility and ordered that the waiver is approved. Client can now enjoy the benefit of becoming a lawful permanent resident of the United States.