As an immigrant herself, she can relate to your experience during the immigration process. With focus on quality customer service, zealous and diligent representation of her clients, and a proven track record, I have served a wide range of clients’ immigration needs. My staff and I are fluent in Spanish, French and English.
She started volunteering for Hofstra Law Clinic, then volunteered her services for SEPA Mujer as a Legal Assistant. She worked for CARECEN [Central American Refugee Center] for 5 years and she joined a private Immigration law firm. She has owned her immigration law practice for the last 7 years. In total, Ms. Chocron has been in the immigration field for over 20 years.
and other immigration-related organizations. She used to teach immigration law and provided guidance to other attorneys in the field. Her articles were published in Bar Association. She volunteers her time to the Long Island Hispanic Association Community Legal Services.
She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Long Island Hispanic Bar Association and had previously joined the Nassau County Bar association where she held the position of Director of the Immigration Law Committee.
Among other qualities, Ms. Chocron has succeeded in her field through kindness, empathy, generosity, personal attention, commitment and efficiency.
In her free time, she enjoys helping people with their real estate dreams, spends time developing her interior design passion, practices yoga, pilates, and other sports, makes time for traveling, as well as for cooking and baking for family and friends.
Why hire us?
For our honesty
Immigrants often find themselves in a position of vulnerability and weakness in a new country trying to build a new life. To make our clients feel confident when choosing us, we give detail explanations and descriptions of the immigration process applicable to their case. We clearly and timely guide them through each phase of the process, and explain the legal fees accordingly. Our fees are reasonable and are designed precisely to cover the extent of our work.
For our understanding
We speak your language; our attorney and support staff speak Fluent Spanish and French. We understand what our clients are going through; our staff and attorney have personally experienced the immigration process in their own lives. We understand the importance of seeking and having immigration status in the United States and we show our empathy by going above and beyond our duties to do the best work we can.
For our extensive experience
Our attorney has 20 years experience in Immigration Law. We can handle all facets of immigration law, from family immigration to business and employment immigration including different types of humanitarian immigration. Given the current complexity of the immigration law field, it is highly recommended to hire an immigration law to take care of your case because cases are rarely as straight forward and simple as they seem. You need to trust the attorney you are entrusting your life to.
Statement of Client’s Rights
(As adopted by the Administrative Board of the Courts)
- 1. You are entitled to be treated with courtesy and consideration at all times by your lawyer and the other lawyers and personnel in your lawyer’s office.
- 2. You are entitled to an attorney capable of handling your legal matter competently and diligently, in accordance with the highest standards of the profession. If you are not satisfied with how your matter is being handled, you have the right to withdraw from the attorney-client relationship at any time (court approval may be required in some matters and your attorney may have a claim against you for the value of services rendered to you up to the point of discharge).
- 3. You are entitled to your lawyer’s independent professional judgment and undivided loyalty uncompromised by conflicts of interest.
- 4. You are entitled to be charged a reasonable fee and to have your lawyer explain at the outset how the fee will be computed and the manner and frequency of billing. You are entitled to request and receive a written itemized bill from your attorney at reasonable intervals. You may refuse to enter into any fee arrangement that you find unsatisfactory. In the event of a fee dispute, you may have the right to seek arbitration; your attorney will provide you with the necessary information regarding arbitration in the event of a fee dispute, or upon your request.
- 5. You are entitled to have your questions and concerns addressed in a prompt manner and to have your telephone calls returned promptly.
- 6. You are entitled to be kept informed as to the status of your matter and to request and receive copies of papers. You are entitled to sufficient information to allow you to participate meaningfully in the development of your matter.
- 7. You are entitled to have your legitimate objectives respected by your attorney, including whether or not to settle your matter (court approval of a settlement is required in some matters).
- 8. You have the right to privacy in your dealings with your lawyer and to have your secrets and confidences preserved to the extent permitted by law.
- 9. You are entitled to have your attorney conduct himself or herself ethically in accordance with the Code of Professional Responsibility.
- 10. You may not be refused representation on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or disability.
Statement of Client’s Responsibilities
(As adopted by the Administrative Board of the Courts)
Reciprocal trust, courtesy and respect are the hallmarks of the attorney-client relationship. Within that relationship, the client looks to the attorney for expertise, education, sound judgment, protection, advocacy and representation. These expectations can be achieved only if the client fulfills the following responsibilities:
- 1. The client is expected to treat the lawyer and the lawyer’s staff with courtesy and consideration.
- 2. The client’s relationship with the lawyer must be one of complete candor and the lawyer must be apprised of all facts or circumstances of the matter being handled by the lawyer even if the client believes that those facts may be detrimental to the client’s cause or unflattering to the client.
- 3. The client must honor the fee arrangement as agreed to with the lawyer, in accordance with law.
- 4. All bills for services rendered which are tendered to the client pursuant to the agreed upon fee arrangement should be paid promptly.
- 5. The client may withdraw from the attorney-client relationship, subject to financial commitments under the agreed to fee arrangement, and, in certain circumstances, subject to court approval.
- 6. Although the client should expect that his or her correspondence, telephone calls and other communications will be answered within a reasonable time frame, the client should recognize that the lawyer has other clients equally demanding of the lawyer’s time and attention.
- 7. The client should maintain contact with the lawyer, promptly notify the lawyer of any change in telephone number or address and respond promptly to a request by the lawyer for information and cooperation.
- 8. The client must realize that the lawyer need respect only legitimate objectives of the client and that the lawyer will not advocate or propose positions which are unprofessional or contrary to law or the Lawyer’s Code of Professional responsibility.
- 9. The lawyer may be unable to accept a case if the lawyer has previous professional commitments which will result in inadequate time being available for the proper representation of a new client.
- 10. A lawyer is under no obligation to accept a client if the lawyer determines that the cause of the client is without merit, a conflict of interest would exist or that a suitable working relationship with the client is not likely.