Miami-Dade County Immigration Attorney

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Miami-Dade County is home to world-class beaches, dining, entertainment, and restaurants. It is also home to many immigrants. Whether you are coming to Miami-Dade County to marry your fiancé, work in one of our many industries, or if you seek asylum because of persecution in your home country, Miami-Dade County immigration attorney Shannon Rosales is ready to help.

Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. is experienced with advising clients on most aspects of immigration law, including family-based immigration and labor-based immigration. Contact Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. today for a free consultation. Se habla español.

Immigration Services for Individuals

Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. is available to assist individuals in Miami-Dade County with the following immigration services:

  • Family-based immigration
  • Employment-based immigration
  • Adjustment of statuses
  • Marriage petitions
  • Asylum
  • Waivers
  • Victims of crime (U Visa or VAWA)

Family-Based Immigration

Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. assists with applying for temporary or permanent residency status in the United States when a family member sponsors individuals. Family-based immigration includes applying for the following:

  • Immediate relative visas for spouses, unmarried children, or parents of U.S. citizens
  • Family preference for distant relatives, such as siblings or unmarried adult children of U.S. citizens or spouses and adult children of Green Card holders
  • K-1 visas for fiancé(e)s of U.S. citizens getting married in the U.S.

Employment-Based Immigration

The team at Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. assists individuals seeking temporary or permanent residency status in the United States for employment reasons. Attorney Rosales supports individuals and their employee-sponsors with obtaining, for example, but not limited to: 

  • H-1B Visas
  • L Visas
  • O Visas
  • EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, and EB-4 visas

Adjustment of Status

If you have been granted a temporary or asylum status, consult with Miami-Dade County immigration attorney Shannon Rosales if you are ready to apply for permanent status. Attorney Rosales can guide you through the process to ensure you submit the required documentation to request to change your residency status.

Marriage Petitions

U.S. immigration laws permit individuals to obtain permanent legal status through marriage. The team at Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. is ready to help you determine if you qualify for this process and guide you through applying for permanent status.


U.S. immigration law permits individuals who have been persecuted to apply for asylum status. The applicants must have been persecuted because of their religion, race, political opinion, nationality, or membership in a social group. Founding attorney Shannon Rosales can help you understand the evidence you need to present to apply for asylum status and the appropriate application method.


Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. can also provide urgent assistance with determining if you need, may qualify for, and with applying for a waiver so you may enter or stay in the United States.

Victims of Crime

If you have been the victim of a crime, you may be eligible to apply for permanent residency status through a U Visa or VAWA. With a U Visa, you must be a victim of a crime who endured physical or mental abuse and assist the police during the investigation or prosecution of the person responsible. Through VAWA — the Violence Against Women Act — relatives of U.S. citizens or U.S. holders of permanent status are eligible to apply for permanent status if they have been the victim of domestic abuse by their relative.

Immigration Services for Employers

Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. also provides services for Miami-Dade County employers that need immigration assistance when looking to hire foreign nationals. Attorney Shannon Rosales is experienced in the permanent labor certification program (PERM) process and is available to help employers navigate U.S. immigration laws during their hiring process. Employers must obtain PERM Certification before proceeding with any petitions to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

Hire an Experienced Miami-Dade County Immigration Attorney

The U.S. immigration laws are complex and confusing. There are timelines you must meet. And applying for a visa or permanent resident status in the U.S. is expensive and time-consuming. Plus, you are faced with adapting to living in a new country, trying to get settled in, and taking care of your family.

Given these complications, you need to have an attorney representing you who knows the complexities of immigration law and your new reality as you settle in the United States. Founding attorney Shannon Rosales is well-versed in complicated and complex immigration laws. Plus, she is the grandchildren of immigrants to the United States and understands the challenges of immigrating to the U.S.

The team at Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. will follow the appropriate procedures and submit the required documentation for the status or waiver you seek. And Shannon Rosales will represent you throughout the process with USCIS, an immigration judge, and the Department of Labor.

Shannon Rosales has proven to be a dedicated advocate for immigrants in Miami-Dade County and South Florida. She believes you deserve to be treated with dignity and respect as you proceed with the process. And she is committed to treating you with that dignity and respect.

Contact the Miami-Dade County Immigration Attorney at Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. for Assistance Today

Shannon Rosales has committed her career to advising individuals and businesses throughout the immigration process. She has the skills, experience, and knowledge to stand with you as you navigate the complex process. Contact Shannon Rosales Law, P.A. to get started today.