Attorney at Law

Kristen Nilsen

Our attorney, Kristen, has more than 10 years of experience in U.S. immigration law. She has worked in private practice, at non-profit organizations, and at U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services as an adjudicator. Her background gives her unique insights into the immigration process and a deeper understanding of all types of immigration cases. She is dedicated to protecting the rights of immigrants and their U.S. citizen families.

Oakland Immigration Attorney

Immigration Topics

I-601A – Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver

Implemented on March 3, 2013, I-601A – Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver is a program designed for foreign nationals who are currently living in the U.S. and who are statutorily eligible …

Temporary Protected Status

What is Temporary Protected Status (TPS)? Created by Congress in the Immigration Act of 1990, Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is a temporary immigration status designed to offer a lifeline to …