The Law Office of Ashley Foret Dees was damaged by Hurricane Laura in August of 2020, but our office and staff are back up and running now in downtown Lake Charles. As a precaution against Covid-19, we do require masks before entering the building, and we handle our consultations over the phone at this time. Give us a call with any questions.

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  • Everything You Need to Know About the 60-Day Immigration Ban
    Everything You Need to Know About the 60-Day Immigration Ban

    The coronavirus pandemic requires an immediate and drastic response. The CDC and other public health organizations recommend stay-at-home orders, social distancing, and routine hand washing, but the ...

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  • Visa Criteria for Foreign Workers Under Scrutiny
    Visa Criteria for Foreign Workers Under Scrutiny

    President Trump’s "Buy American Hire American" (BAHA) executive order has resulted in major changes to the criteria used to determine if foreign workers are eligible for visas. Under the Trump ...

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  • Fate of DREAMers and Trump's Guarantee of Safety
    Fate of DREAMers and Trump's Guarantee of Safety

    The Trump administration has made immigration reforms a cornerstone of their campaign promises, but the president has made promises to those in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) ...

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  • When an Undocumented Immigrant is Eligible for Asylum or Refugee Status
    When an Undocumented Immigrant is Eligible for Asylum or Refugee Status

    The Trump Administration’s attempts to pass an “immigration ban” executive order have put much of the nation’s attention on its borders and the people wanting to cross them. One focus of the executive ...

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