Immigration Consequences of Your DUI/DWI

Immigration Consequences of Your DUI/DWI

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have had several cases wherein an immigration client gets charged with a DUI/DWI. This is not something to take lightly when you have an immigration application pending. Below are some frequently asked questions. What are the...
Defenses to Deportation After Being Convicted of a Felony

Defenses to Deportation After Being Convicted of a Felony

As a Miami immigration lawyer, some of my clients already know that any noncitizen whose criminal record contains an aggravated felony is most likely headed for deportation (removal) from the United States. This is true whether you have a green card or not. What many...
The Consequences of Lying on an Immigration Application

The Consequences of Lying on an Immigration Application

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I am quick to point out to my clients the consequences of lying on their U.S. visa or green card application. Some clients, for example, may think that it is harmless, or essential, to hide a ground of inadmissibility, ignore a previous...
Things to Consider for Former Asylees Seeking U.S. Citizenship

Things to Consider for Former Asylees Seeking U.S. Citizenship

As a Miami immigration lawyer, I have helped numerous clients gain relief as asylees. I have also had the privilege of helping these asylees to become permanent residents. Naturally, many of them inquire about U.S. citizenship, which offers many additional benefits...