a unique blend of legal and management solutions

You don’t need crisis. You need peace of mind. Our pro-active service delivers exactly that...
while saving you time and money in the process.

Our job is complete when 100% of the concerns and energy regarding
religious immigration have moved from your desk to ours.


You Have Questions, We Have Answers

We represent Catholic dioceses and religious orders throughout the United States.  Many have the same questions, which is why we put together the Vicar's Guide to Religious Immigration.

The Vicar's Guide Makes Your Common Issues
Simple, Such As:

  • Whether To Apply For R-1 During Deaconate Or Wait For Presbyterate?
  • Should We List Our Diocese Or A Parish As The Employer?
  • When Can My Workers Travel When A Petition Is Pending?
  • Should I Be Requesting Vocational Or Occupational Visas For My Workers?
  • How Can I Skip R-1 Status And Get A Green Card For My Workers?
  • And More!
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The legal landscape affecting religious immigration changes constantly.  We keep you informed and up-to-date on what matters most, such as the constant expiration of the non-minister religious worker visa program and change in availability of green cards for religious workers.

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Do you have questions about a specific situation?  We are happy to provide a no-obligation one-hour consultation to answer any questions you may have.  We can discuss questions about a specific case or general questions about your religious immigration program.

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You focus on your ministry.
We'll take care of the rest.

Like all religious organizations, you know that bringing in foreign seminarians, clergy, religious vocations and lay personnel is critical to your ability to minister and evangelize. However, managing the immigration status of multiple religious workers is cumbersome and mismanagement of immigration processes can create a logistics nightmare.

In today’s immigration environment, religious organizations can no longer risk working with law firms that only dabble, if at all, in religious immigration. Additionally, filing legal papers is no longer enough. The religious community requires greater specialization, dedication and expertise to safeguard the rights of its religious workers and achieve its immigration objectives.

Volpe Law Firm exists to support the Church in both the legal and management aspects of religious immigration.

Because of our years of exclusive focus on the religious immigration needs of the Catholic Church, we understand that legal filings are only a small component of an effective religious immigration program.  This is why we provide much more than immigration petitions.  To accomplish our goal of providing you peace of mind, we also:

Additionally, we offer custom pricing options so you can save time and money throughout the process.

Contact us today to see how our many religious immigration services can provide you the peace of mind you need to focus on your ministry.


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