John Vandenberg

State of Practice : Pennsylvania
Member Since: 11/2/2011
Last Answer: 06/12/2013
Total Answered Questions 58 Free Answers on the LawQA Network

About Me

Mr. Vandenberg has obtained PERM labor certification approvals and employment-based U.S. Lawful Permanent Residence for foreign nationals ranging from small business employees to managers of well-known multi-national corporations. Mr. Vandenberg is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association Philadelphia chapter. While at the University of Texas, Mr. Vandenberg studied the Arabic Language and the history and culture of the Middle East. Mr. Vandenberg earned his Bachelor's Degree in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. Mr. Vandenberg has successfully fought deportation on behalf of many clients, obtaining bonds for detained clients and ultimately obtaining relief from removal (deportation) based on family ties, employment, and asylum. Attorney Vandenberg is a member in good standing of the National Association of Muslim Lawyers and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Attorney John Yahya Vandenberg has extensive immigration litigation experience including federal appellate litigation, asylum litigation, and deportation defense. Mr. Vandenberg is the author of immigration law columns in Funtimes Magazine, which serves the African and Caribbean communities in the Delaware Valley, and also for Jornal dos Imigrantes, which serves the Brazilian community from Pennsylvania to Massachusetts. Mr. Vandenberg is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and Immigration Courts nationwide. In 2010, Mr. Vandenberg was a featured speaker at the Philadelphia American Immigration Lawyer Association Annual Conference. Mr. Vandenberg is active in local immigrant communities. Mr. Vandenberg graduated from the Villanova University School of Law in Villanova, PA, in 2002 and was admitted to practice in Pennsylvania the same year. Mr. Vandenberg is conversational in Bosnian and Arabic.

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    11 Bala Avenue
    Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
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  • Immigration

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