Cancellation of Removal for Permanent Residents Legal in Metairie, Louisiana
Our Immigration Attorneys Handle Cancellation of Removal for Permanent Residents
At Nicaud & Sunseri Law Firm, our Metairie immigration lawyers have the experience and tenacity to represent clients seeking the cancellation of removal. We know that deportation proceedings should be handled with the highest level of care, sensitivity, and professional skill. If you have any questions about cancellation of removal for permanent residents, our legal team will get you answers. To arrange a strictly private review of your cancellation of removal case, please reach out to our immigration attorneys today.
An Overview of Cancellation of Removal for Permanent Residents
There are very few things that are more stressful, unnerving, and frightening than facing deportation from a country. While green cards provide lawful permanent residency, they do not provide surefire protection against deportation. If you or someone close to you is facing removal, it is imperative that you carefully explore every possible defense against deportation. One possible deportation defense is the cancellation of removal for a permanent resident. Under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) § 240A(a), cancellation of removal may be an option for green card holders who:
- Have held lawful permanent residency for at least five years;
- Have not been convicted of an “aggravated felony” criminal offense; and
- Have not already had their removal cancelled in the past.
To be clear, meeting these requirements is necessary, not sufficient. Cancellation of removal is not guaranteed under United States law. An immigration judge has considerable discretion in these cases. With that in mind, it is crucial that anyone applying for an LPR cancellation of removal presents a strong, well-supported case. You or your loved one must prove that a continued green card is deserved.
How an Immigration Attorney Can Help Protect Your Rights
Cancellation of removal can help you or a loved one avoid deportation and remain in the United States—but you need to present a strong case. At Nicaud & Sunseri Law Firm, we are ready to take immediate action to protect your rights. Among other things, our Metairie immigration attorneys will:
- Conduct a comprehensive, confidential evaluation of your case;
- Gather all required supporting documents, records, and evidence; and
- Take aggressive action to get you and your family the best possible outcome.
Every deportation case involves its own unique set of facts and circumstances. You have a right to personalized representation from a removal defense lawyer who will put in the time, resources, and attention to detail to get your case right.
Contact Our Metairie Cancellation of Removal Immigration Lawyers for Help
At Nicaud & Sunseri Law Firm, our Metairie immigration attorneys are committed to serving clients and their families with care, sensitivity, and exceptional professional skills. We handle all types of deportation issues, including cancellation of removal for green cards holders. If you or your loved one is seeking a cancellation of removal, our legal team can help. Contact us today for your confidential, no obligation immigration consultation.