Urgent Update: NY, PA, NJ and MD Immigration Courts Closed Due to Storm

by Raymond G. Lahoud, Esquire

The Executive Office for Immigration Review has announced that the following Immigration Courts (in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey and Maryland) have been closed on Monday, October 29, 2012 due to Hurricane Sandy:

Philadelphia Immigration Court

900 Market Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

New York City Immigration Court – Federal Plaza

26 Federal Plaza, 12th Floor,

Room 1237

New York, NY 10278

New York City Immigration Court – Varick Street

201 Varick Street, Room 1140

New York, NY 10014

Newark Immigration Court (New Jersey)

970 Broad Street, Room 1200

Newark, NJ 07102

Elizabeth, New Jersey Immigration Court

625 Evans Street, Room 148B

Elizabeth, NJ 07201

Baltimore, Maryland Immigration Court

31 Hopkins Plaza, Room 440

Baltimore, MD 21201

Hearings scheduled for Monday, October 29, 2012 at the Immigration Courts listed will be rescheduled on a priority basis. All Master Calendar Hearings as well as all Individual (Merits) Hearings have been cancelled for Monday, October 29, 2012.

Please check Baurkot & Baurkot’s website at http://www.nationalimmigrationlawyers.com periodically for more information on whether there will be any Immigration Court closings for Tuesday, October 30, 2012.