A lawyer with more than 10 years of experience, Eduardo Paredes takes on immigration and criminal law cases. Mr. Paredes is admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, and the United States District Court for the Central District of California, and he owns and operates the Law Office of Eduardo Paredes, which has offices in Los Angeles and Fresno, California. Eduardo Paredes furnishes a range of services, from providing defense in cases involving misdemeanors and/or serious felony crimes to helping clients apply for an immigrant visa.
Eduardo Paredes acknowledges that the immigration laws in the United States are strict, and he states that immigrants with criminal records have a particularly difficult time becoming United States citizens. Nevertheless, Mr. Paredes has helped hundreds of immigrants resolve their immigration and criminal law cases. Mr. Paredes believes that it is important to tackle immigration cases quickly, and he strives to stay up to date on the latest changes in the laws surrounding immigration.
Among his services, Mr. Paredes assists clients through the process of applying for legal status in the United States, waivers for grounds of inadmissibility, citizenship. Before applying for any immigration status, a prospective immigrant must determine which category to apply under. For example, in the case of family petitions, a family can choose from four different categories: brother or sister of a U.S. citizen; married son or daughter of a U.S. citizen; unmarried son or daughter of an LPR (legal permanent resident) or spouse and/or minor child of an LPR; and unmarried son or daughter and spouse of a U.S. citizen. To help his clients obtain Green Cards, Mr. Paredes assists them with the application process, identifies applicable waivers, and more.