I had the distinct privilege of meeting with Congressman Dave Reichert today organized by the Washington Compact to discuss immigration reform. I thank One America and Washington Compact for organizing this special meeting and thank Congressman Reichert for making time for us.
We have been busy juggling H1b deadlines with social engagements (not an easy feat, I can tell you!). Here are some snap shots. On April 4, 2014, One America celebrated its annual fundraising dinner. With about 600 people in attendance, the event was a great success. Many dignatories were in attendance including WA Supreme Court[…]
On May 19th, 2012, One America, (former Hate Free Zone) held its annual dinner at the Westin Hotel in downtown Seattle. Some 700 people attended the special event. It was special because Ms. Pramila Jayapal, the Founder and Executive Director stepped down from devoting over a decade to fighting for civil and immigrant rights. Her[…]
On Saturday April 16, 2011, Citizenship Day was held once again to help people achieve their life long dreams of being American Citizens. Citizenship Day is organized by One America in partnership with the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Many lawyers, paralegals and students volunteer on this day to help people on low income complete[…]
Watson Immigration Law’s Silviya Borroff participated in Citizenship Day Yakima 2010. She joined a number of attorneys and paralegals in assisting local residents achieve their dream of becoming a citizen of the United States. The event organized by One America and partnered with American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), was held in Yakima on Saturday October[…]
(This article is written for the Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division newsletter- De Novo, to be published in their October 2009 issue) As a relatively new immigration attorney, my practice relies heavily on the assistance I receive from the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). AILA is a national association of over 11,000 attorneys[…]