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G. Wellington Smith, P.C. is now a partner of Buzgova, Meneses & Wellington smith, llp
1600 Nueces Street, Austin, TX 78701
PHONE: (512) 476-7163 

Call us at (512) 476-7163

Ranked as 2014 "Best Law Firms” in Immigration Law in Texas by U.S. News - Best Lawyers

Our immigration law firm provide comprehensive immigration law services to clients throughout the United States, including green card applications (marriage visa, K-3, employment green cards, PERM, National Interest Waivers, etc.), K-1 fiancee visas, non-immigrant visas (H-1B, L-1, TN, O-1, R-1, etc.), work visa/work authorization, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), citizenship and naturalization, family petitions, etc.

We also provide specialized immigration services for physicians and healthcare workers. We handle J-1 waivers, National Interest Waivers, Schedule A immigrant visas, etc.

With over 30 years of experience in immigration law, our firm is an expert on immigration issues. You are in good hands when you let us serve you.

What type of visa or service do you need?

Family Immigration
  • Marriage Visas and Immediate Relative Petition
  • Fiancés
  • Family-Based Preference Categories
  • Removal of Conditions
  • Provisional Waiver

Deferred Action

  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) for Dreamers
  • Deferred Action for Parents of US citizens and lawful permanent residents

Deferred Action provides temporary relief from deportation and allows approved applicants to obtain employment authorization.


Citizenship and Naturalization


Business Immigration
  • Temporary Work Visas (H-1B, TN, R-1, L-1, etc.)
  • Employment Green Cards
  • PERM

Physicians and Healthcare Workers
  • J-1 Waiver for Physicians
  • National Interest Waiver
  • Nurses and Physical Therapists
  • Other Healthcare Workers

Deportation and Removal

  • Defense at Removal Proceedings
  • Cancellation of Removal
  • Waivers of Inadmissibility

Schedule your Consultation today!
Initial consultation is one of the most valuable services we offer.
We charge a flat fee for the initial consultation which offers:
  • No Time Limit during your consultation
  • Good for one moth - you can come back if you have any questions at no charge
  • Payment Plans Available on legal fees
  • Meeting with the Attorney, not staff
  • Answering all your questions 
Attorney Wellington Smithgeewhiz@immigrationlawtx.com

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G. Wellington Smith is an experienced immigration attorney who is Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law.  He has been practicing immigration law for over 30 years. He has been recognized as Texas' Best Lawyer for several years and in 2013, Mr. Smith was voted Texas Lawyer of the Year.

Viera Buzgova has worked in the area of immigration law since 2000. She earned her J.D. degree from St. Mary's University, graduating Suma Cum Laude/ She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), State Bar of Texas and Texas Young Lawyers Association. 

Our firm

Our firm is committed to providing our clients with quality, efficient, and compassionate service.  We constantly monitor new developments in the ever-changing immigration law.

Our law firm has extensive experience handling many aspects of the US Immigration and Nationality law.  Because such law is federal, we provide legal services to clients everywhere in the United States.  We represent both individual and corporate clients in the before-mentioned areas of the immigration law.

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