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We know the Immigration system We have been through it ourselves Meet Solomon O. Kanu
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Your Advocate

for Phoenix Legal Issues

Do you have a legal problem related to immigration? At Kanu & Associates, P.C., in Phoenix, we help people with many immigration issues. Our lawyers are immigrants first and lawyers second.

Family-based Immigration

We want to reunite you with your loved ones. If you are a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee or asylee, we can help you to bring your spouse, children or other eligible family members to the U.S.

Deportation/Removal Defense

We can use our immigration court experience to go to battle for you and fight removal/deportation efforts that threaten to uproot your family and disrupt the life you have worked hard to build here.

Investment-based Immigration

If you are seeking to invest in a new commercial enterprise in Arizona or elsewhere, we can assist with securing an EB-5, or immigrant investor visa, which will allow you to live, work and prosper in this country.

Employment-based Immigration

Many options are available for those who wish to legally work in the U.S. We can help you sort through many different visa programs and seek the temporary or permanent status that meets your goals.

Students/Exchange visitors

The U.S. is great place to visit or pursue your studies. We can assist in getting through the process of obtaining a student or exchange visitor visa so you can pursue your dreams.


We are honored to serve those who are forced to flee their country due to racial, religious, political or other forms of persecution. We can help you in seeking protection within the U.S.

Do you have a legal problem related to immigration? At Kanu & Associates, P.C., in Phoenix, we help people with many immigration issues. Our lawyers are immigrants first and lawyers second.

Many lawyers practice immigration law. But few Phoenix immigration law attorneys are also first-generation immigrants. The attorneys at our firm are experienced lawyers and first-generation immigrants. We are immigrants helping other immigrants. We understand the issues you face – from both a legal perspective and a personal perspective.

We defend clients against criminal charges and work to resolve any immigration-related problems that could stem from those criminal charges. Additionally, we help investors and entrepreneurs launch new businesses. We help these clients choose a business entity, develop a business plan, and resolve other issues related to running a small business. We bring experience, dedication, and passion to every matter we handle.

Our attorneys handle all aspects of immigration law. We help people with:

Because we are immigrants ourselves, we understand the legal and emotional hurdles that must be cleared in immigration-related matters. We offer our clients compassion and understanding

We defend clients against criminal charges in Arizona.

If  you’ve  been accused of committing a crime, you need to speak to an attorney right away – especially if you are an immigrant. The criminal charges could impact your immigration status! Our lawyers can represent you in your criminal case, and we can also help you with removal proceedings.

We help people launch their own businesses.   Our small business representation extends to foreign investors who plan to start commercial enterprises in the United States. We help these investors obtain the correct visas and resolve related concerns.

Speak to one of our Phoenix immigration attorneys.

If you would like to speak to someone at our firm about an immigration law, criminal law, or small business issue, please get in touch with us. You may call us toll-free at 866-280-3276 or fill out an online form. Our Phoenix immigrant lawyers are here to help you.

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Best Experience Ever!

"Used him for my I-140 nursing visa currently working on my citizenship with him. He also helped me with my husband's and mom's green cards. I had originally called him to do the H1B but he asked me why do that..."

Exceptionally Versed and Experienced Immigration Lawyer

"Since going through immigration process was long and tedious in most cases, i was a little Leary. However i was pleasantly surprised with the way Solomon handle my case. He took my case without taking..."

Outstanding Attorney Ready to Go to Work for You

"Solomon Kanu is the best attorney any client could ask for. Not only is he exceptionally knowldgeable about his job and the profession, he works hard for his clients and leaves no stone unturned..."

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