Understanding Your Deportation and Legal Removal Options

It might be difficult to even know where to look to find reliable, easy-to-read information about legal rights in the DC metro area. The lawyers at Tucker, Nong and Associates have prepared these articles to help clients understand their rights, learn what to expect from the legal process and how to get help from our experienced team.

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  • Relief Pursuing relief is an option in cases involving removal or deportation. There are different types of relief which can be explained by an immigration lawyer.
  • Reasons for Deportation Those who are lawfully present generally have the right to remain in the United States. However, committing certain offenses can make them deportable.
  • Detention Individuals who have legally been detained by ICE have certain guaranteed rights. An immigration lawyer can ensure these rights are protected.
  • Criminal Charges & Immigration Legal counsel advised on criminal charges that can result in deportation, a very complicated area of US immigration law, Section 101(a)(43).
  • Asylum & Refugee Status Asylum and refugee seekers must meet requirements set out by the US government. There must be evidence of “persecution” based off of one of five categories.