About Us – Meet our Team

The Law Office of Lina Baroudi focuses exclusively on immigration law.
Having immigrated to the United States from Syria as a young child,
Ms. Baroudi’s passion for immigrant rights is both personal and professional.
Therefore, she approaches each case with compassion, empathy and a commitment to success.


  • Family Based Immigration

    Family, marriage and fiancé cases; Visa petitions; Green card applications; Overseas consular processing; I-601 & I-601A waivers; I-212 applications; I-751 petitions (joint and waiver); Humanitarian Reinstatement of I-130 after death of petitioner.

  • Asylum

    Affirmative asylum (before the asylum office); Defensive asylum (in immigration court); Nunc Pro Tunc asylum; Notice of Intent to Deny; I-730 petitions; Green card applications for asylees and refugees.

  • Citizenship & Naturalization

    Three- and five-year naturalization applications (N-400); Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions (N-648); Consular Report of Birth Abroad; Derivative and Acquired Citizenship.

  • Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

    For non-citizens of all genders and sexual orientations who are experiencing extreme relationship problems with their U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident spouse or parent or U.S. citizen child.

  • LGBTQ+ Immigration

    Representation and fierce advocacy for LGBTQ+ clients in all practice areas, including asylum and family-based immigration cases.

  • District Court Litigation

    Petitions for Writ of Mandamus for unreasonable delays; 1447(b) lawsuits for naturalization applications delayed more than 120 days post-interview; APA lawsuits to challenge unlawful agency action.

  • Appeals

    Before the U.S. Court of Appeals and the Board of Immigration Appeals.

  • Deportation Defense

    Removal/deportation defense for all case types, including asylum, adjustment of status, waivers, and cancellation of removal.

  • Motions to Reopen & Reconsider

    Before the asylum offices, immigration courts and Board of Immigration Appeals, including changed country conditions and eligibility for new relief.

  • MISC.

    Temporary Protected Status (TPS); Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA); Deferred Inspection interviews; Parole in Place.

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