A life-long Minnesotan, Peter M. Nagell attended law school with a desire to serve his community. In law school, Peter worked as a research assistant with the Public Health Law Center, and represented immigrants through the William Mitchell Immigration Law Clinic. There he gained an appreciation for the valuable contribution immigration lawyers make to families and the larger community. After graduating law school, Peter entered private practice as an associate attorney with Pratt International Law Firm, where he represented immigrants and applicants for Social Security disability benefits. In 2015 Peter established Nagell Law, PLLC with a mission to provide attentive, responsive and honest legal representation. 

 

BAR ADMISSIONS

Minnesota

EDUCATION

William Mitchell College of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota

  • Juris Doctor
  • Honors: cum laude
  • Honors: Merit Scholarship
  • Honors: Minnesota Justice Foundation Law School Public Service Recognition
  • Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Fellow

University of Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Majors: International Studies & Political Science
  • Minors: German Studies

PRO BONO ACTIVITIES

  • Volunteer Lawyers Network, volunteer attorney
  • The Minnesota Detention Project, volunteer attorney
  • 2017 Upper Midwest Immigration Law Conference, co-chair planning committee
  • Compassionate Ocean Zen Center, Board of Directors, secretary

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

PRESS AND MEDIA

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish
  • German

HOBBIES

  • Arts and culture
  • Yoga and meditation
 

Immigration

The United States' immigration system is a maze. One wrong turn can have permanent consequences for you and your family. Nagell Law provides diligent and responsive immigration representation. If you hope to make a permanent life for yourself or your family in the United States, Nagell Law can help.

Here are a few examples of the immigration cases handled by Nagell Law:

  • Family based immigration (I-130, Petition for Alien Relative)
  • Green Card Application (I-485, Application to Adjust Status)
  • Immigrant Visa Consular Processing
  • Citizenship (N-400, Application for Naturalization)
  • K-1 Fiancé Visa (I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiancé)
  • "Dream Act," Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • U Visas Crime Victims (I-918, Petition for U Nonimmigrant Status)
  • Removal Defense
  • Asylum, Withholding of Removal and Convention Against Torture
  • Parole in Place for Military Families
  • Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card (I-90)
  • Waivers (I-601A, Application for Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver)
  • 212(d)(3) Nonimmigrant Waiver
 

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Social Security Disability

Nagell Law offers free consultations for applicants for Social Security Disability Benefits and Supplemental Security Income. If you decide to hire Nagell Law, you need not pay anything up front since all cases are taken on a contingency fee basis. 

The process of applying for Social Security disability benefits can be stressful and frustrating. It involves endless forms, administrative proceduresand waiting. The process can be especially difficult if you are ill and in pain. Wherever you are in this complex and all-too-often confusing process, a skilled and experienced lawyer can make all the difference. Nagell Law provides Social Security legal representation for:

  • Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits (DIB)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Disabled Adult Child Benefits
  • Disabled Widow’s/Widower’s Benefits
  • Initial Applications
  • Requests for Reconsideration
  • Administrative Hearings before the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR)
  • Request for Review Hearing Decission/Order with Social Security Appeals Council 
  • Social Security Over-payment issues
  • Termination of Benefits

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Nagell Law PLLC serves Hennepin, Ramsey, Dakota, Washington, Carver, Isanti counties including Minneapolis, St. Paul, Columbia Heights, Fridley, St. Cloud, Eden Prairie, Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center, St. Louis Park, Maplewood, Maple Grove, Roseville, Arden Hills, Coon Rapids, Richfield, Chaska, West St. Paul, New Brighton, Bloomington, Edina, Minnetonka, Wayzata, Plymouth, New Hope, Little Canada and White Bear Lake. 

 

My Office

821 Raymond Avenue
Suite 320
St. Paul, MN 55114
United States

[p] 612-314-8070  [f] 612-314-8075

peter@nagelllaw.com

 

Client Portal

As an immigration client, you have access to the office's eImmigration case management system. To access your case, please follow this link. If you are having difficulty logging in, please contact 612-314-8070.

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