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All Green Card applicants, who receive their medical examination from either a Panel Physician or a Civil Surgeon on or after October 1, 2021, will need to show evidence of vaccination for COVID-19, or provide a valid reason why they should not be held to the new requirement. See Full Details
"I’ve been a client of this firm for more than 2 years and Scott was able to help me several times through different stages of my immigration process from F-1 to the green card. Highly recommended!"
Practicing immigration law for 30+ years, Mr. Pollock concentrates his practice in employment-based immigration, family-based immigration, political asylum, deportation defense, waivers of inadmissibility, immigration litigation and appeals.
Scott D. Pollock has practiced U.S. immigration law since 1985. He is the founder of Scott D. Pollock & Associates, P.C., a nationally recognized immigration law firm in Chicago that is rated AV (very high to preeminent) by Martindale Hubbell. He has been selected as a Leading Illinois Attorney for immigration law for since 2004, a distinction reserved for the top 5% in the field as determined by other attorneys in Illinois. He was also selected for inclusion by Law and Politics on its “Illinois Super Lawyer” lists since 2007 which is also based upon distinction among his colleagues in the field of U.S. immigration law. He is listed in Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Attorneys.
Mr. Pollock’s active legal practice includes all areas of immigration law and procedure, including immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, political asylum, deportation/removal defense, waivers of inadmissibility, employment authorization and employer compliance/sanctions, appeals and litigation. He is a frequent speaker on immigration topics. His clients include universities, religious organizations, financial, manufacturing, health care and high tech companies, and individuals. He is fluent in Spanish and enjoys variety and challenges. His firm’s mission is to provide personal and effective legal service, to master complex U.S. immigration laws and procedures, and to identify strategies and achieve the goals of its clients, while contributing to the progressive advancement of the profession and immigration law.