Travis County Women Lawyers Association Pro Bono Award
201705.19
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Travis County Women Lawyers Association Pro Bono Award

by on May 19, 2017 in Blog

As an Austin immigration attorney, I am faced with many different challenges and unique cases. At Lincoln-Goldfinch Law, we understand the hardships that come with each case. It is an honor to have been presented with the Travis County Women Lawyers Association’s Pro Bono Award today, and we will do everything we can to continue…

Austin Bar: Update On Recent Immigration Enforcement Issues
201705.19
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Austin Bar: Update On Recent Immigration Enforcement Issues

by on May 19, 2017 in Blog

I recently wrote an article for the Austin Bar Association’s Newsletter, which has been awarded Best Overall Newsletter. The Austin Bar was awarded the Award of Merit for its general contributions to the community. The article I authored won Best Substantive Series, presented by The State Bar. It is both humbling and a privilege to…

201704.14
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Julie Flanders Speaks at Poverty Law Conference 2017

by on April 14, 2017 in Blog

Our very own Austin immigration attorney, Julie Flanders, spoke at the Poverty Law Conference in Houston this year. The Conference provides essential legal training for attorneys that work with low-income Texans. Notable presenters that joined Julie included: Jennifer Hixon, Director of CASA RAICES (Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services), Manoj Govindaiah, Director…

201703.15
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Should You Become A U.S. Citizen If You Qualify?

by on March 15, 2017 in Blog

Austin Immigration Attorney, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch joins the Austin Bar Association to bring you informative videos about immigration! The Legal Information Provided in this blog post is for General Reference Only and Should Not be Relied Upon – You Should Always Consult a Lawyer to Determine Your Legal Rights.

DHS Memos on Immigration Executive Orders – Memorandos del DHS sobre las ordenes ejecutivas de inmigracion
201702.20
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DHS Memos on Immigration Executive Orders – Memorandos del DHS sobre las ordenes ejecutivas de inmigracion

by on February 20, 2017 in Blog

DHS memos implementing the Executive Orders on immigration have been signed. My understanding is that they are final but not published. They do what we feared: massively increase detention, apply mandatory detention to detained immigrants wherever possible, apply expedited removal (summary deportation with no judicial review) across the board, and deputize local law enforcement agencies…

Valentine’s Day 2017 – Dia de San Valentin 2017
201702.17
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Valentine’s Day 2017 – Dia de San Valentin 2017

by on February 17, 2017 in Blog

This February 14th we celebrate a client that was recommended for citizenship. Love always wins! If you or a loved one need help with your immigration case, please call 512.599.8500 to speak with Austin immigration attorney, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch. Este 14 de Febrero celebramos un cliente quien fue recomendado para la ciudadania. El amor siempre gana!…

Phone Bank!  Banco de Llamadas!
201702.09
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Phone Bank! Banco de Llamadas!

by on February 9, 2017 in Blog

Austin immigration attorney Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch joins Univision in Austin for a phone bank. La abogada de inmigración de Austin, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch se junta con Univision en Austin para un banco de llamadas.

201702.03
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Acciones Ejecutivas en Español

by on February 3, 2017 in Blog

Queridos clientes y amigos de Lincoln-Goldfinch Law, aquí pueden leer las acciones ejecutivas oficiales en español. Si tiene mas preguntas sobre su caso de inmigración, por favor llama a la abogada Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch. 512.599.8500 Below you will find the Spanish translations of President Trump’s latest executive actions concerning immigrants. If you have concerns about your…

201702.01
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Como Preparar Para Redadas: Conozca Sus Derechos!

by on February 1, 2017 in Blog

Queridos amigos y clientes de Lincoln-Goldfinch Law, he recibido llamadas y mensajes electrónicos de muchos de ustedes que estan nerviosos sobre las Acciones Ejecutivas y lo que significan. Pronto voy a escribir y compartir un reporte sobre esas acciones, pero mientras quiero compartir rápido un poco de informacion con ustedes. Primero, ustedes, quienes son de…

201702.01
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How to Prepare For ICE Raids: Know Your Rights!

by on February 1, 2017 in Blog

Dear friends and clients of Lincoln Goldfinch Law, I have been receiving phone calls and emails from many of you who are understandably very nervous about the recent Executive Actions.  I will be writing and disseminating an article soon about those executive actions and what they mean, but in the meantime I want to share…

201701.27
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Green Card 2017

by on January 27, 2017 in Blog

First green card of the year brings us sunny feelings amidst this challenging time. We are still with you. A pesar de estos tiempos difíciles, seguimos luchando. Felicidades a esta pareja! Estamos contigo. Call Austin Immigration Attorney, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch for help with your immigration case today! 512.599.8500

201701.26
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Lincoln-Goldfinch Law Dream Team

by on January 26, 2017 in Blog

Our Lincoln-Goldfinch Law Dream Team. We cannot wait to bring more smiles to immigrant families this year. Nuestro Equipo de Lincoln-Goldfinch Law. Estamos listos para hacer felices a las familias de inmigrantes este año!  512.599.8500

201612.16
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Green Card!

by on December 16, 2016 in Blog

One of the greatest joys I get from being an Austin Immigration Attorney is seeing the smiles on my clients’ faces when they receive positive news on their immigration status. So excited to share this photo of a client receiving his Green Card this week. Una de las mas grandes satisfacciones de ser una abogada…

Breaking News: RAICES is in need of volunteers in San Antonio to help with family detention releases!
201612.05
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Breaking News: RAICES is in need of volunteers in San Antonio to help with family detention releases!

by on December 5, 2016 in Blog

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mass Releases from Family Detention after Texas Court Blocks Childcare Licenses of Family Detention Centers Statement from Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services San Antonio, TX —  Over the weekend, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) hurriedly released over 460 mothers and children from Karnes and Dilley Family Detention Center to…

Vote for you and your loved ones. Vota para ti y tus seres queridos.
201610.24
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Vote for you and your loved ones. Vota para ti y tus seres queridos.

by on October 24, 2016 in Blog

Una pieza central en las eleciones de este año ha sido inmigración. Los candidatos presidenciales han mantenido clara sus posiciones, y debemos prestar atención en quien continuara haciendo cambios progresivos para una reforma comprensiva de inmigración. En el debate final presidencial los candidatos elucidaron su posición antitética sobre la tema controversial. El candidato republicano arranco su…

USCIS: Immigration Fees are Going Up – Subirán Tarifas de Inmigracion
201610.22
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USCIS: Immigration Fees are Going Up – Subirán Tarifas de Inmigracion

by on October 22, 2016 in Blog

Starting December, USCIS raises their fees on various immigration forms. If you or a loved one need help with your immigration case, please contact Austin immigration attorney Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch at 512.599.8500. Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. A partir de Diciembre, USCIS subirá las tarifas de varias formas de inmigración. Si usted or un familiar necesitan ayuda con sus…

No Human Being is Illegal
201610.04
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No Human Being is Illegal

by on October 4, 2016 in Blog

We encourage positivity and love at our Austin immigration office. Our clients are very much like our extended family. Our new Pinterest page reflects our commitment to making the world a kinder and more informed place. Check out our latest pins! If you or loved one need legal help, contact Austin immigration lawyer, Kate Lincoln-Goldfich…

Client Passes Citizenship Exam
201609.28
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Client Passes Citizenship Exam

by on September 28, 2016 in Blog

As an immigration attorney in Austin, I experience an array of emotions on a daily basis. Sometimes we have wins and sometimes there are extra challenges. Today, I am so proud of my client today for passing his citizenship exam. We are all smiles!!! Mi trabajo como abogada de inmigración en Austin viene con las…

There’s Nothing More American Than Speaking Spanish. Here’s Why.
201609.28
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There’s Nothing More American Than Speaking Spanish. Here’s Why.

by on September 28, 2016 in Blog

As an Austin immigration attorney, I deal with clients from all over the world who speak many different languages. Spanish is a major language among my clients, and without it our firm would be useless! Huffpost Latin Voices really nailed why There’s Nothing More American Than Speaking Spanish. Check out the video below.

Newsletter Archive: August 2016
201609.19
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Newsletter Archive: August 2016

by on September 19, 2016 in Blog

I’m glad that I have something positive to report in this article.  If I’m being honest, this is a bit of a dark time for this an immigration attorney in Austin. This election year has highlighted and drawn out racism and xenophobia in our community.  To add to that, I have been doing a lot…

End mass incarceration of refugees in Texas
201609.14
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End mass incarceration of refugees in Texas

by on September 14, 2016 in Blog

Denise Gilman was my professor at University of Texas school of law, where she also serves as Director of the Immigration Clinic, and Im proud to be the Austin immigration attorney I am today in great part because of her. Refugees seek asylum from violence and persecution from their home countries. It is unfathomable that we…

Texas reaches deal on birth certificates for immigrant kids
201609.12
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Texas reaches deal on birth certificates for immigrant kids

by on September 12, 2016 in Blog

If you or a loved one have any questions over this issue, please do not hesitate to contact Austin immigration attorney, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch. 512-599-8500 Si usted un o un ser querido tiene preguntas sobre obtener actas de nacimiento para su hijo o hija en Tejas, favor de llamar la abogada de inmigración, Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch. 512-599-8500…

Lincoln-Goldfinch Law Newsletter: August Issue
201608.19
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Lincoln-Goldfinch Law Newsletter: August Issue

by on August 19, 2016 in Blog

Have you signed up for our newsletter? I love sharing my personal thoughts working as an immigration attorney in Austin and I’d love to keep you posted on the most important news. Email us at info@lincolngoldfinch.com and say you’d like to be included! Here’s an exclusive sneak peek at this month’s issue: http://eepurl.com/ccf-UH

August Phone Bank
201608.09
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August Phone Bank

by on August 9, 2016 in Blog

Telemundo Austin and Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch plus her team join forces for a LIVE phone bank in Austin at the Telemundo studios where you can phone in with any question on immigration you may have! Telemundo Austin y la abogada de inmigración Kate Lincoln-Goldfinch se juntan para un banco de llamadas! Marquen al numero que esta…