Costa Mesa Deportation Lawyers
Legal and illegal immigrants in the United States can be deported or removed for a variety of reasons from Costa Mesa California.
Understanding How to Avoid Deportation from Costa Mesa California
Most commonly, individuals are removed or deported after they have been arrested on unrelated criminal charges. However, officials may deport or remove persons based solely on the fact that they lack sufficient authorization to be in the country. If you have been arrested or face deportation from Costa Mesa CA, it would be advisable to learn about your legal rights.
You May Be Deported from Costa Mesa CA
Even if you are a legal U.S. immigrant, some crimes may impose a possible deportation or removal punishment for offenses in Costa Mesa, CA.
Violent felonies and drug charges are often grounds for removal. However, even misdemeanor crimes of moral turpitude such as theft or fraud- those that show lack of justice, honesty, or good morals- may be grounds for deportation or removal. If you are facing deportation or removal, you can contest the proceedings.
People who are in the United States for over 7 years or have reasons to seek asylum in the United States may be able to prevent being deported or removed. Some cities and states also have "safe harbor" laws that encourage state and local officials not to report individuals to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) unless Federal laws specifically compel them to. If you present your case via LegalMatch's intake system, Costa Mesa CA Deportation or Removal Lawyers will look over your case and respond with a potential plan for you.
Find a Costa Mesa Immigration Lawyer that Specializes in Your Area of Need:
United States and California Area Deportation Information
The following government agency link will assist you locating local service in California:
USCIS California Office Locator