Tag: White Collar Crimes

  • Can non-violent/white-collar crime make me ineligible for a green card to be a permanent resident?

    Can non-violent/white-collar crime make me ineligible for a green card to be a permanent resident?

    Even a non-violent or white-collar type of crime can make somebody ineligible to get their green card for the first time and can prevent you from achieving legal residency, which you’ve probably been working hard for, for a long time. A lot of people make the assumption that, you know, the offence is not that…

  • Criminal Defense Charges for Non-U.S. Citizens

    Criminal Defense Charges for Non-U.S. Citizens

    We Understand its Consequences For U.S. citizens, facing serious criminal charges can be one of the most difficult and terrifying moments in their lives. But for non-U.S. citizens, it’s even worse. A person from another country may find themselves facing a legal system they don’t understand, that isn’t spoken or written in their native language.…

  • Defending Criminal Charges With Immigration Consequences

    Defending Criminal Charges With Immigration Consequences

    Being arrested is scary enough as a U.S. citizen. There are many unknown factors: your criminal charges could affect your employment and result in serious prison time. As a non-U.S. citizen, however, being arrested is even more life-changing.. Non-U.S. citizens with criminal charges have to worry about their future in the United States, on top…

  • Can Green Card Holders Be Deported?

    Can Green Card Holders Be Deported?

    Deportation is one of the most common immigration proceedings that non-citizens can face. Illegal immigrants can be deported (removed) when they no longer have the authority to remain in the country due to expired visas, illegal entry, and other violations. But can green card holders also be deported? Immigrants who have obtained a green card…

  • Who Can Immigration Authorities Deport?

    Who Can Immigration Authorities Deport?

    Immigration authorities have the right to remove individuals from the country for many reasons. Committing illegal acts and making false claims are common factors that lead to the deportation of immigrants. But other causes aren’t so obvious if you’re not familiar with immigration laws. Knowing what type of person the immigration authorities can deport is…