Due to the current situation related to Coronavirus, and the State of Emergency orders from the governor of California, our office will continue to work behind closed doors. We will not see any clients in person.
If you have any questions please address them to us via email to [email protected]
To the extent possible we will try to accommodate telephonic appointments or consultations but we ask that you request them via e-mail. Our telephone number, (619) 291-1112, will continue to operate to the extent that the situation permits, but any appointments must be scheduled through e-mail. 
Thank you for your understanding.

Debido a la situación actual relacionada con el Coronavirus, al grado que nos sea posible, nuestro personal seguirá trabajando a puerta cerrada, no se atenderá a nadie en persona. 
En caso de tener alguna duda o pregunta favor de hacerla por correo electrónico a [email protected]  
Trataremos de llevar a cabo consultas migratorias telefónicamente. Pedimos solicite cita telefónica mediante correo electrónico. Nuestro teléfono, (619) 291-1112, seguirá operando al grado que nos lo permita la situación actual, pero cualquier cita se agendará por correo electrónico.
Gracias por su comprensión

Resolving Immigration Problems
In An Honest & Responsible Manner

What are deportation and removal proceedings?

There is a relatively large group of immigrants in California, many of whom have constant fears about the possibility of being deported. It is certainly understandable that those facing deportation and removal proceedings may have numerous questions regarding what these proceedings entail. It is important to note that every case is different and laws may vary slightly depending on individual circumstances, but some basic procedures typically apply to most cases.

Deportation simply is the removal of a foreigner from the country for violating immigration laws. There are several government agencies involved in this process; some who are responsible for detaining undocumented immigrants and others who preside over the court proceedings. A removal hearing is performed to determine if immigration laws were broken and if deportation is warranted.

Removal proceedings start with a notice to appear. This notice is served to the immigrant and includes several key facts of information regarding their specific case, including the nature of the proceedings, charges filed for any laws violated, consequences for not showing up to scheduled hearings and a notice of rights regarding obtaining legal counsel. For immigrants who have been detained, bond can be paid for release and a bond hearing can be scheduled to appeal the bond amount. With or without legal counsel, a case can be made during the removal hearing for these individuals to remain in the country.

The end result of removal proceedings in California will vary from person to person. For some, it may result in deportation to their home country, while others are granted permission to stay. The outcome is usually determined by the immigrant’s eligibility for removal relief. Certain criteria must be met to obtain this relief, which can be somewhat complicated to understand yet entirely possible to qualify for. The idea of deportation and removal proceedings can be frightening, but understanding the process and seeking assistance when needed can help ease fears and help prepare for what lies ahead.

Source: findlaw.com, “The Removal Process,” July 31, 2014


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Trump administration now wants to replace properly trained and experienced asylum officers with Border Patrol officers with 5 weeks training to conduct credible fear interviews. Quality and justice once again sacrificed for speed by Trump.

Jóvenes DACA en peligro.
Los jóvenes que se han visto beneficiados con el programa DACA se podrán ver perjudicados si no renuevan su DACA antes del fallo de la corte suprema de la nación que será en junio de 2020.
Lo recomendable es que se renueve dicho permiso aún si el permiso vence despues de la fecha del fallo de la corte que sera en junio de 2020.