Welcome to Prof. Allan Wernick's website. Here you will find links to websites where you can get information about U.S. citizenship and immigration law as well as lists of free and low-cost immigration service providers.

Write to Professor Wernick

Prof. Wernick writes a twice weekly column, Immigration Law, for the New York Daily News that you can read online. Click here to submit a question. Unfortunately Professor Wernick cannot respond directly to your questions. He will answer as many as he can in his columns.

Getting Legal Assistance


Prof. Wernick no longer represents individuals in immigration law cases nor does he provide consultations for a fee. You can find a list of free and low-cost immigration law service providers recognized by the government's Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) at http://www.usdoj.gov/eoir/probono/states.htm .   You can find another national directory, developed by probono.net, at www.immigrationlawhelp.org . For a private attorney, go to the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Immigration Lawyer Search at www.ailalawyer.com .