Vincent P. Martin
Minneapolis Immigration Lawyer

Wells Fargo Plaza
7900 Xerxes Avenue S, Suite 220
Bloomington, MN 55431, United States
Phone: 952-746-4111
Fax: 952-746-4112
Areas of Practice
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

DOMA – Defense of Marriage Act – Immigration – U.S. Supreme Court

In June, 2013, the United States Supreme Court held that the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional. This is a major win for same sex couples where at least one spouse is a non-citizen. Prior to this Court decision,…more
 /  Immigration Law

Gay Marriage and Immigration in Minnesota

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services - USCIS, is now approving marriage based green cards for same sex marriages. It granted its first green card based on gay marriage in Florida on July 1, 2013, to a Bulgarian who…more
 /  Civil Rights, Immigration Law


If you have been served with an Order for Protection – commonly referred to as an OFP, or if you are seeking an Order for Protection, the family law attorneys at Cundy and Martin can assist you with understanding your rights…more
 /  Family Law

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

USCIS says that Dream Act eligible candidates that meet the criteria of the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals” program will not be deported. It is expected that exact guidelines and procedures for this program will be put…more
 /  Immigration Law


As of the writing of this article, U.S. Immigration law does not recognize gay marriages for immigration purposes. However, transgender marriages are viewed differently. A noncitizen who marries a United States citizen…more
 /  Immigration Law

Adoption in Minnesota

For adoptions in Minnesota, the adoption lawyers at Cundy and Martin can represent both adoptive-parents and birth parents in legal adoption proceedings in Minnesota. Sometimes adoption agencies are involved and sometimes they…more
 /  Family Law

How to Change Child Support in Minnesota

In order to bring an action before the Court to modify an existing child support order, the parent requesting the modification must be able to show that one of the following has occurred:…more
 /  Family Law

Parent Education Programs for Divorce in MN

In all divorce proceedings in Minnesota where there are contested issues of custody and/or parenting time, the parties are required to participate in a “parent education program.” Additionally, in some counties within Minnesota,…more
 /  Family Law

Same Sex Marriages and Immigration

The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is a federal law which defines marriage as a “legal union between one man and one woman.” The law states that this definition of marriage must be used to determine the meaning of any Act of…more
 /  Family Law, Immigration Law

Who Qualifies for a Nonimmigrant (Temporary) Visa

Nonimmigrant visas, such as tourist and student visas, permit you to enter the U.S. for a short time. If you're planning a short trip to the United States, you must, with certain exceptions, obtain a "nonimmigrant" (temporary)…more
 /  Immigration Law

Minnesota Divorce Law and the Ability to Move Out of State

The Rights of Divorced Parents When One Parent Wants to Move Out of State We live in a very mobile society. People often move from one state to another because of work, to find a better job, for a new relationship, or to…more
 /  Family Law

Work Visas for Fashion Models

U.S. immigration law permits fashion models to get the same type of visa held by foreign professionals holding bachelor’s degrees or higher, without the required education. This visa is the H-1B. In order for a U.S. employer…more
 /  International Law & Trade, Labor & Employment Law

Health Insurance and Divorce in Minnesota – Who Pays?

The availability of health insurance coverage is a concern for many people contemplating a divorce. This is especially true for people with children or those insured by a spouse’s health insurance policy…more
 /  Family Law, Health

Frequently Asked Questions about getting Divorced in Minnesota

Frequently Asked Questions about getting Divorced in Minnesota…more
 /  Family Law

How Do People Get In Trouble with Immigration

How does Immigration, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, find illegal aliens? I am working with fake documents. I have been arrested. I want to travel. I said something wrong during my immigration interview. These…more
 /  Criminal Law, Immigration Law
Showing 1-15 of 28 Results
View per page
Page: of 2
This profile may constitute attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Any correspondence with this profile holder does not constitute a client/attorney relationship. Neither the content on this profile nor transmissions between you and the profile holder through this profile are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.

"My best business intelligence,
in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
Sign up using*

Already signed up? Log in here

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.