Born in France, Providence Immigration Lawyer Claudia Grégoire came to the U.S. at the age of 6, and therefore understands the struggles associated with leaving one’s homeland and adapting to a new country. Her goal is to make the transition to the U.S. smooth for her clients. Keeping abreast of developments in immigration law in order to win cases efficiently and painlessly, Attorney Grégoire prides herself on positive results. Since beginning to practice immigration law, Attorney Grégoire has achieved the following outcomes, among others:
Providence immigration lawyer Claudia Grégoire fosters a strong rapport with her clients in order to understand the critical details of their life stories. With the goal of easing clients’ fears and gaining important information about each case, Attorney Grégoire promptly returns phone calls and e-mails and continually meets with clients to keep them apprised of their case. Attorney Grégoire speaks French and Spanish fluently.
At the Law Office of Claudia Grégoire, clients will encounter unparalleled personal service and positive results in their immigration cases. A graduate of Harvard University and Fordham University School of Law, who speaks French, Spanish and Italian, Claudia Grégoire has ten years of experience in immigration law, first in private law firms and now in her own practice. Claudia has three times been named a Rising Star in Rhode Island in the field of immigration law by SuperLawyers magazine and has a 10.0 rating with AVVO, based on consistently exceptional client reviews. She has been a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) since 2007.
Claudia was my lawyer who supported my application for my US Citizenship. She was very professional. Right from the start, the application process went very smoothly. She always notify me in advance about the next steps in the process. She thoroughly prepared me for my interview. I recommend Claudia to anyone who is interested in applying for their US Citizenship.
Claudia is knowledgeable, professional patient and thorough. After consulting with a number of lawyers I'm glad that I retained Claudia's services for my case. She explained the immigration process to us clearly treated us with dignity and respect, made us feel like family and understood about our hardship. She genuinely cares about her clients and is a hard worker and most important she is very good at what she's doing. I'm very satisfied with her services and would highly recommend her to anyone with immigration issues.
I have sought legal advice from Claudia on multiple occasions and can say with confidence that she is one of the most competent lawyers I have met. She has not only an exceptional grasp of law to make one feel assured, but also the cultural breadth to reach people across backgrounds and a hard-to-miss sense of care and responsibility for her clients.
Claudia helped me to obtain additional paperwork needed to insure that my internationally adopted daughter would have additional protection within the current political climate. Although my daughter is a citizen, I wanted as many layers of protection as I could for her. Claudia is thorough, patient, expedient and knowledgeable. I feel so much more at ease and I am so glad I worked with her on this. If you have the opportunity to obtain her services, don't hesitate.
Excellent Lawyer Claudia Gregoire is one of the best immigration lawyer in Rhode Island. She is always willing to travel the extra mile for her clients. Her honesty and brilliance in the field are incredible. She is not the type of attorney who will take any offer just for the sake of it. If she is unable to help, she will let you know from the start. Choosing her is the smartest choice anyone can do. I highly recommend her.
Compassionate, thorough and knowledgeable, Providence, RI immigration lawyer Claudia Grégoire helps clients apply for asylum (I-589 applications), marriage-based green cards (I-130/I-485), K-1 spousal visas, K-3 fiancé visas, naturalization (N-400), special immigrant juvenile visas (SIJ) (I-360) and a variety of other visas, including U-Visas and visas for victims of domestic violence (VAWA).
She also brings extensive experience in I-601A and I-601 extreme hardship waivers of inadmissibility for unlawful presence and criminal convictions as well as I-212 waivers of deportation orders.
Providence RI deportation lawyer Claudia Grégoire zealously advocates for clients in removal proceedings before the Boston Immigration Court. Prevailing in asylum and cancellation of removal cases, Claudia has earned an excellent reputation with Immigration Judges. Fully armed for trial, Claudia wins by preparing clients and witnesses at length and effectively countering objections by attorneys for the Department of Homeland Security. Claudia has also achieved numerous grants of motions to reopen with Immigration Judges and the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), allowing clients to work towards a green card.
With a solid background in appellate law, Claudia’s clients have had success in BIA appeals and appeals in the First Circuit.
Clients can expect to be well-represented before Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), where Claudia has successfully persuaded officers not to detain clients with expedited removal orders or other final orders of removal. Licensed to practice in the M.A. and R.I. Federal District Courts, Claudia has also prevailed in habeas corpus petitions to release immigration clients in prolonged ICE detention. She has experience filing mandamus actions in the federal courts. Those cases have prompted the Government to make long overdue decisions on immigration applications.
For clients whose criminal records have prevented them from becoming citizens or remaining in the U.S., Attorney Grégoire has successfully vacated criminal convictions in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.