Mella Attorneys at Law, P.C. – 20 Years of Experience
We are a full-service law firm that offers a wide range of expertise in all types of immigration cases – family, employment, business, student, fiancée, and visitor, Green Card, Citizenship, Asylum applications, and Deportation Defense. The Firm’s seasoned and motivated attorneys are highly proficient in practicing and appearing before the Department of Homeland Security and its components – USCIS and USICE; the Immigration Courts; the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA); and the judicial courts of all levels, including the District Courts and Circuit Courts, as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Mella, who is the founder of the Firm is admitted to practice in the 3rd, 4th, 6th, and 9th Circuit Courts of the U.S., tackling complex cross-border issues on immigration law. The Firm also represents clients in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Federal criminal cases.
R.H.is a US citizen who married L.Y., a citizen of Paraguay. L.Y. filed a marriage-based adjustment of status. During their interview with an immigration officer to establish the bonafide nature of their marriage, the couple was subjected... Read More
Our client from El Salvador crossed the border without documents through Phoenix Arizona in 1992 and has lived in the United States ever since. She has 3 children born in the US. The middle child was born... Read More
A native of China, client (name withheld for security purposes) fled to the United States in 2007 to escape persecution from the Chinese government as a result of his Falun Gong practices. He sought the services of... Read More