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  • Immigration Law
  • New York, Ohio
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Summary

Magdalena practices in the area of immigration and nationality law, focusing primarily on family-based immigration, citizenship, waivers and appeals, as well as removal defense. She has represented clients before the United States Immigration and Citizenship Services (USCIS) and the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR).

While at the Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Magdalena has worked on a wide range of family-based immigration matters including Asylum, VAWA and U Visa claims, Inadmissibility and Unlawful Presence Waivers, J-1 Waivers, Family Petitions, Fiancé(e) and Spousal Visas, Returning Resident Visas, Removal of Conditions, Naturalization, and DACA cases. Magdalena has also worked on various applications for relief for clients in removal proceedings including Cancellation of Removal, Discretionary Relief and Voluntary Departure. She has drafted Appeals with the Board of Immigration Appeals, and has experience filing mandamus actions in Federal Court to compel USCIS and other federal agencies to issue decisions on delayed applications.

Practice Area
  • Immigration Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Citizenship
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
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Ohio
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Languages
  • English
  • Polish
  • Slovak: Spoken
Professional Experience
Education
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
J.D. (2012)
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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
B.A. (2007) | Criminal Justice
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Awards
Book Award Recipient for Academic Excellence in Urban Law Clinic
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Professional Associations
Ohio State Bar Association
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American Immigration Lawyers Association
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New York State Bar Association
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Certifications
Certified Notary Public
State of Ohio
Websites & Blogs
Website
Magdalena Kozyra's Website Profile
Website
The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates Website
Contact & Map
The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates
Columbus, OH
65 E State St
#1550
Columbus, OH 43215
USA
Toll-Free: (877) 479-4872
Telephone: (614) 255-4872
Fax: (614) 255-4870