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202 S Harrison St, Ludington, MI 49431

Contact

(231) 425-4444

(231) 425-4445

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©2017 by Carlos Alvarado Law PC

"Out of the Box"  Legal Solutions

CARLOS ALVARADO LAW PC

With more than 30 years’ legal experience, Carlos and his staff offer legal expertise in the areas of business, estate planning, immigration and real estate law that is second to none.

WHERE YOU’LL FEEL THE DIFFERENCE

Our unique practice of law and legal counseling is based on the belief that the attorney must bring value to the client any time his services are required. We utilize flat-fees or retainers, based on standardized legal services, allowing our clients to more easily manage their legal spending. Furthermore, our “boutique-style” law firm can provide the “in-house” legal services most small to mid-size businesses are in need of, alleviating your need to have a full-time legal professional on your payroll.

 

MEET CARLOS

EDUCATION:

  • Master of Laws-University of Michigan, May 2003

  • Master of Public Administration-Central Michigan University, May 1987

  • Master of Political Science-Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, December 1984

  • Juris Doctor-Universidad de Chile, October 1980

ADMISSIONS:

  • State Bar of Michigan

  • Western District Court of Michigan

  • United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Tribal Court Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians

  • Tribal Court Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi

  • Tribal Court Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians

MEMBERSHIPS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • State Bar of Michigan

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

  • Former Appointee to the Hispanic/Latino Commission of Michigan

  • Mason-Lake Bar Association

  • Executive Board, Rotary Club of Ludington, Michigan

  • Board Member, Ludington Area Catholic Foundation

  • Chairman, Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce

  • Board Member, Ludington Community Foundation

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • Davenport University

  • West Shore Community College

  • Mid Michigan Community College

 

PRACTICE AREAS

Our Areas of Legal Expertise Include:

Business Law – Entity Formation, Contracts, Personnel Manual Drafting, Business Succession, Regulatory Compliance, and more.

Estate Planning - Wills, Trusts and Probate

Real Estate Law-Sales and Purchases, Title Curative, Title Review: Oil & Gas, Residential, Commercial.


Immigration Law- Naturalization and Citizenship, Green Cards, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DREAMERS”), Worker Permits, Fiancee Visas and more.

 

BUSINESS LAW:

  • Contracts

  • Entity Formation

  • Employment Contracts

  • Personnel Manual Drafting

  • Business Succession

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Sales of Assets

  • Regulatory Compliance

IMMIGRATION LAW:

  • Humanitarian: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals(DACA), Refugees & Asylum As of March 21, 2013, we have submitted 21 applications for the Deferred Action program on behalf of our clients. To date, ten (10) of those applicants have received their Employment Authorization Cards and applied for their Social Security Numbers.

  • Employment: Business Visitors, Worker Permits, Student Visas

  • Permanent Residence: Green Card, Adjustment of Status Beginning March 4, 2013, spouses, parents and some children of American citizens who are seeking a waiver of unlawful presence prior to becoming eligible for a ‘green card’, will be able to apply for a provisional waiver while here in the United States. An individual must file for an immigrant petition (I-130) prior to applying for the provisional waiver. An approved waiver does not provide work authorization, a social security number or a driver’s license. An approved waiver would drastically reduce the amount of time the individual must be in another country to process his or her application.

  • Citizenship: Naturalization, Alien Relative

  • Family: Fianc(e) Visas, Adoption

REAL ESTATE LAW:

  • Sales and Purchases

  • Title Curative

  • Title Review: Oil & Gas, Residential, Commercial

ESTATE PLANNING

Wills,  Trusts,  Probate

GET IN TOUCH

*The information contained in this website is only intended to provide the consumer with general information about the services offered by Carlos Alvarado Law PC. The statements contained in any of these pages do not constitute legal advice. Contacting Carlos Alvarado Law PC via telephone or email based on the contact information provided in this website does not establish an attorney-client relationship. A direct consultation with an attorney of the firm followed by an engagement letter is the only way to establish an attorney-client relationship.

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