Duque Isern Law LLC is dedicated to providing high quality, effective, and compassionate legal services to individuals with immigration needs in the United States and abroad. We are happy to assist our clients in a variety of immigration matters, including asylum, bond proceedings, removal proceedings, cases involving minors, family-based immigration, permanent residency, U-visa cases,VAWA cases, amongst many others. Although our practice is based in the New York tristate area, Duque Isern Law represents clients in immigration matters throughout the country.
Efficiency is as important to us as it is to you. Our friendly and helpful staff is committed to resolving our clients’ immigration concerns as quickly and easily as possible while honestly communicating the effects of ever-changing policies on a particular matter. Our extensive knowledge will help you enter, work and live in the United States lawfully.
Stephanie M. IsernManaging Attorney
Stephanie Marie Duque Isern has been passionate about immigration and human rights issues since a very young age. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Communications from William Paterson University of New Jersey in 2008. During her undergraduate studies, she completed an Independent Study of Human Rights Abuses in Argentina and Subsequent International Legal Developments while studying abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Montevanddeo, Uruguay. She was an intern at the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey (ACLU-NJ) in 2009. Ms. Duque Isern received her Juris Doctor degree in May 2012 from Seton Hall School of Law, where she also won the Outstanding Clinical Practitioner Award for her representation of clients with the Seton Hall Center for Social Justice Immigrants’ Rights and International Human Rights Clinic that year. Ms. Duque Isern is admitted to the New Jersey State Bar. She has practiced before the Immigration Court and USCIS since the beginning of her career, appearing in cases in New Jersey, New York and even Chicago, Illinois, Charleston, South Carolina and El Paso, Texas. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
At Duque Isern Law LLC, our principal practice is Immigration Representation. However, we are conscious of the way issues in family court and municipal court may affect your immigration status. This is why we are proud to represent you in divorces and to defend you against charges in municipal court. Specific areas of our immigration services include:
- Motions to Reopen Removal/Deportation orders
- Detention/Bond Proceedings
- Cancellation of Removal
- Asylum and Withholding of Removal
- Waivers of inadmissibility including criminal inadmissibility and fraud
- Visas for victims of crimes (U-Visa)
- Petitions for victims of domestic violence (VAWA)
- Work Permits
- Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS)
- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
- Family-based petitions within the U.S. and abroad
- Adjustment of Status/Residence