Welcome to Berardi Immigration Law! Helping you into the U.S.

We are Immigration lawyers who facilitate the transfer of business personnel and individuals to the U.S. from Canada, Mexico, the EEC and around the world. In addition, we serve the global community including Mexico & EEC. Our clients include Fortune 1000 corporations, business owners, professionals, artists, celebrities and individuals. We are particularly adept at handling unusual and urgent border-crossing issues. In addition, we frequently counsel entertainers seeking to enter the U.S. to further their careers. Learn More

Whether you are immigrating from Canada or Overseas to America, choose Berardi Immigration Law as your Immigration Lawyers

Berardi Immigration Law is a full-service immigration law firm.  Our Immigration Lawyers offer a full range of immigration services to both businesses and individuals in Southern Ontario, Canada and all other areas of the world. We are experienced Immigration Lawyers  and uniquely qualified to manage clients’ most contentious and unusual immigration needs. We recognize that swift resolution of immigration related issues is integral to a client’s ability to conduct business or reach their personal goals in the United States.

Rosanna Berardi, the Managing Partner of our firm, is a former INS Inspector and INS Trial Attorney in Buffalo, New York and New York City. She is intimately familiar with all procedural and substantive aspects of the U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act.

Located just 20 minutes away from the U.S. / Canadian border, our office assists corporate and individual clients of foreign nationality with the preparation of petitions or applications for temporary work permits for the U.S., green cards, criminal waivers, and more.

Berardi Immigration Blog

  • Examining the Freedom of Information Act — Part 3 of 3

    July 31, 2014
    For the last in our three-part series on the Freedom of Information Act, we’ll be taking a look at what types of documents can be requested from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and what the process is for making the request. With more than 60,000 employees, CBP is one of the world’s largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade. As we’ve explained before, the Freedom of Information Act provides that any person has a right to obtain access to federal agency records, so long ...
  • Examining the Freedom of Information Act and the FOIA Request – Part 2 of 3

    July 29, 2014
    In our previous blog, we detailed a general overview of the Freedom of Information Act. In today’s part two of the series, we will be discussing how to make a FOIA request with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). To recap, the Freedom of Information Act provides that any person has a right to obtain access to federal agency records, so long as the records do not fall under one of nine exemptions (e.g. information that protects national security). USCIS is the government agency within the Department of Homeland Security that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. USCIS documents ...
  • Examining the Freedom of Information Act — Part 1 of 3

    July 25, 2014
    The website www.FOIA.gov describes the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) as the “law that gives you the right to access information from the federal government. It is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government.” In today’s part one of a three-part series of posts, we’ll be discussing what types of information can be requested and disclosed and what information the government is prohibited from releasing. Parts two and three of this series will take a closer look at Freedom of Information Act requests for Citizenship and Immigration Services and Customs and Border Protection. Why submit a ...
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