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Well, we made it to the end of 2020.....What a year.  As we close out this year and look forward to 2021 we are taking a moment to reflect on all that's happened in this crazy year.  It's been a tough year-so many people have lost so much.  With the help of science (and of course our amazing frontline workers) it finally seems like there is a light at the end of the tunnel.  I think it's safe to say that we will all be glad to see 2020 (and this pandemic) in the rearview.  Sending you warm wishes for a peaceful and relaxing holiday, and a 2021 filled with health and happiness!

 
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A HUGE congratulations to our very own Vitoria Guimaraes who officially completed her first year of law school this month!!!  Not only is she an integral full time member of the team here at Brooks Law, for the past year she has also been in school full time on nights and weekends.  She has managed to juggle full time work and full time school while pulling in great grades and keeping things running smoothly here at the office.  Thank you Vitoria and Congratulations on finishing your 1L year!
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4 Ways to Get a Green Card

 


 You may be surprised to know that the U.S. has several ways to become a lawful permanent resident (green card holder). Here are a few different ways:
 
1.     Marriage-Based Green Card
 
If your spouse (husband or wife) is a U.S. citizen or green card holder, they can potentially sponsor you for a green card if the requirements are met.
 
 
2.     Employer-Sponsored Green Card
 
There are ways to get your green card based on having a full-time job offer from a U.S. company that is willing to sponsor you.
 
 
3.     Investment-Based Green Card
 
You can also get your green card based on investing in a U.S. business through the EB-5 visa.
 
 
4.     Diversity
 
If you are from a country that doesn’t have a strong representation in the U.S. then you may also potentially apply for a green card based on diversity.



If you need help with your green card, feel free to call us at 
(617)-245-8090

 
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We dare you!
Look at this cocktail and try not to fall in love. Raise a glass and toast friends and family this holiday season.

 

Ingredients

Ingredient Checklist
  • 1 ¼ ounces vanilla vodka
  • 1 ¼ ounces white crème de cacao
  • ¾ ounce peppermint schnapps
  • Garnish: peppermint candy

Directions

Instructions Checklist
  • Step 1

    Combine vanilla vodka, white creme de cacao, and peppermint schnapps in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously, and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with peppermint candy.

  • Step 2

    Reprinted with permission from 101 Martinis (Wiley & Sons, 2006) by Kim Haasarud; liquid-architecture.com.

 

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