Individual Immigration

Maggio + Kattar is Washington DC’s largest firm dedicated solely to the practice of immigration law. Our Firm's focus, along with the depth and breadth of experience of our attorneys, enables us to expertly manage all aspects of immigration law from the routine to cases that are extraordinarily sensitive and complex. For over thirty years, we have provided trusted experience and zealous advocacy in:


  • Family-based immigration
  • Hardship waivers
  • Citizenship
  • Detention
  • Removal and Deportation Proceedings
  • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions
  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) self petitions: Abused spouses and children of U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents may petition on their own to obtain their residency. The abusive U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident spouse does not need to assist in any way or be aware of the petition.
  • VAWA suspension of deportation and cancellation of removal
  • T and U visas: Persons who have received T visas (trafficking victims) or U visas victims of crime) can apply for their residency after a certain period of time.
  • Asylum and other forms of humanitarian relief
  • Deferred Action
  • Board of Immigration Appeals and Federal Court Appeals