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Immigration and Consular Law Practice

Welcome to Arciniegas Abogados, where we specialize in offering comprehensive legal services for your immigration and consular needs. Whether you're an expat, investor, foreign national, immigrant, or Dominican emigrant, our experienced team is here to guide you through every step of your legal journey.

Who We Are

With a combined experience of more than four decades, the attorneys at Arciniegas Abogados have been serving clients across the globe for many years even before the founding of the firm in 2012. Our team of experienced attorneys is proficient in all areas of immigration law, including golden visa, work permits, residency applications, consular processing, among others.

What We Do

We understand that every family situation is unique, especially when it involves different jurisdictions. That's why we offer personalized legal strategies, tailored to your specific needs and circumstances. Whether you're relocating to the Dominican Republic or abroad for work, to reunite with a loved one, or to start a new business venture, seeking custody of your children across borders, or need help with a multi-jurisdictional prenuptial agreement, we're here to guide you every step of the way.

Our Commitment

Our commitment to our clients is unwavering. We strive to offer the highest level of service, treating every case with the respect and dedication it deserves. We believe in open communication, ensuring you're kept informed and confident in every decision that's made, no matter where in the world you are.

Contact Us

If you're facing an international family law matter and need expert legal advice, don't hesitate to get in touch with us. Call us at +1809-549-3031 (Dominican Number) or 561-880-0302 (U.S.); or email us at to schedule a consultation. At Arciniegas Abogados, we're here to help you protect what matters most, wherever that may be.

What Does an Immigration and Consular Lawyer Do?

An International Family Law Attorney specializes in dealing with legal issues that arise in family situations involving multiple jurisdictions. They help navigate the complexities of different legal systems and international treaties. Here are some primary responsibilities of the attorneys at Arciniegas Abogados in this area of the law :

Dominican Republic Investment Visa:

Guiding you through the requirements and application process for securing an investment visa. Investing in the Dominican Republic has its perks, including the ability to live and work here.


Our services include:

  • Detailed guidance on the investment requirements.

  • Assistance with application forms and supporting documents.

  • Representation during the application process to ensure compliance with all regulations.

Dominican Republic Naturalization: 

Helping you achieve naturalization and become a citizen of the Dominican Republic.Becoming a Dominican citizen opens up numerous opportunities.


Our naturalization services cover:

  • Eligibility assessment to determine your qualification for naturalization.

  • Preparation and submission of necessary documents.

  • Legal representation throughout the naturalization process.

Dominican Residency Application: 

Assisting you with the entire process of obtaining residency in the Dominican Republic, from initial paperwork to final approval. Obtaining residency in the Dominican Republic can be a multifaceted process.


Our expert team will:

  • Evaluate your eligibility based on your background and purpose of stay.

  • Assist with documentation and paperwork.

  • Liaise with authorities to expedite your application.

  • Provide ongoing support until your residency is approved.

Consular Visa Processing: 

Facilitating the visa process at various embassies in the Dominican Republic to ensure smooth and hassle-free travel. Navigating visa requirements for different countries can be daunting.


Our consular services ensure:


  • Comprehensive visa application assistance.

  • Guidance on specific embassy requirements.

  • Representation and liaison with consular offices to facilitate timely visa approvals.

Family-Based Immigration:

Reuniting families by handling family-based immigration cases with care and efficiency. Reuniting families is a priority for us.


Our family-based immigration services ensure that:


  • All necessary family relationships are legally documented.

  • Applications are accurately prepared and submitted.

  • Follow-ups are conducted to expedite the process.

Renewal of Residency Cards

Ensuring your residency status remains valid by assisting with timely renewals. Maintaining a valid residency status is crucial.


Our renewal services include:


  • Timely reminders for renewals.

  • Preparation of renewal applications.

  • Assistance with any additional requirements or documentation.

Legal Advice and Representation:

 We provide advice based on our understanding of different legal systems, representing clients in court or in negotiations, and ensure that all paperwork is accurately filled out and filed.

Document Procurement and Authentication:

We assist international clients with obtaining official documents from foreign governments and preparing such documents to be used abroad with authentications, legalizations, and translations.

Why Choose Us?

At Arciniegas Abogados, we pride ourselves on our:

Expertise: Years of experience in immigration and consular law.
Personalized Service: Tailored solutions to meet your specific needs.
Efficiency: Timely and accurate handling of all legal processes.
Support: Ongoing assistance and support throughout your legal journey.

Call us at +1 809-549-3031 or at
888-537-3379 from the U.S. or Canada

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