Understanding Visa Availability
January 26, 2016
Immigration attorneys are frequently asked by clients how long it will take to obtain a green card. In the United States, this depends on several factors: whether the applicant is proceeding via a family or employment petition, the applicant’s relationship to the petitioner if the petition is family-based, the particular employment-based visa the applicant is approved for if the petition is employment-based, and the applicant’s...
Supreme Court announces it will hear argument in Texas v. United States
January 19, 2016
Today the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would hear oral argument in Texas v. United States, the lawsuit challenging the President’s expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and the new initiative Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA). Millions of undocumented immigrants may be affected by the Court’s decision in this case which would allow them to...
Fears Nachawati Partner is Appointed to Legal Ethics Committee
January 14, 2016
We are proud to announce Fears | Nachawati Partner, Majed Nachawati, has recently been appointed to the Legal Ethics Committee by the Dallas Bar Association for the 2016 year. The Legal Ethics Committee is responsible for facilitating and planning ethics presentations for Dallas County Attorneys on an annual basis. As a member of the ethics committee, Mr. Nachawati is proud to dedicate his time and...
Happy Holidays from Fears | Nachawati Law Firm
December 23, 2015
Happy Holidays from everybody at Fears | Nachawati! We celebrated the holidays by wearing our ugliest Christmas sweaters and getting together for a White Elephant gift exchange. Fears Nachawati also hosted a toy drive for the Community Partners of Dallas and their Last Stop Holiday Shop. The Last Stop Holiday Shop provides toys to children who come into their care last minute and have no...
Fears | Nachawati Attorneys Selected to 2015 Super Lawyers List
November 24, 2015
Fears Nachawati Law Firm is proud to announce that Partner Majed Nachawati has been selected to the 2015 Texas Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by receive this honor. Additionally, Partners Bryan Fears and John Raggio, were both selected to the 2015 Super Lawyer Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers is a rating service...
Fears | Nachawati Retained by Family of Elderly Couple Killed by Drunk Driver
November 18, 2015
Fears | Nachawati Law Firm has been retained by the family of an elderly couple who were killed by a drunk driver earlier this month in a Fort Worth neighborhood. The other driver was arrested at the scene on charges of intoxication manslaughter. The couple’s family is still seeking answers regarding the crash and has turned to Fears| Nachawati Partner, Majed Nachawati to hold the...