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Reduction & Removal of Charges in Immigration Cases

Queens & Brooklyn Immigration Lawyer

If you are facing charges for a crime which can result in your deportation or exclusion from the United States, all is not necessarily lost. With the help of the right New York City immigration lawyer, you may have several options available to help you avoid the effect of conviction on your immigration status. In certain cases, your legal counsel may be able to have your case dismissed; for example, if there is insufficient or inadmissible evidence, or where your rights have been violated during the proceedings against you.

Where a removal of charges is not possible, your attorney may be able to achieve a reduction of charges, which can negate the risk to your permanent resident status. Usually, the prosecution has some latitude regarding which charges are filed and your attorney can negotiate to have those which may affect your residency rejected in favor of those which do not. If the prosecution refuses to concede despite good cause, your lawyer may go directly to the judge to pursue a more appropriate execution of justice.

We represent individuals throughout Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx, Manhattan, Rockland County and Westchester County.

Helping You Stay in the U.S.

Whenever possible, the legal team at Musa-Obregon Law PC will pursue a removal of all charges against you. When this is not an option, we will do all we can to achieve a reduction of charges and even then, will fight for an acquittal. It is a priority for us to keep you as safe as possible from any risk of deportation while also defending you against conviction. We understand that when your immigration status is at risk, your relationships with your friends and family, your career and your future are on the line. You can rest assured that we will grant your case the importance it deserves and act aggressively in your best interests.

If you have been charged with a deportable offense, contact a New York criminal defense attorney , who may be able to have your charges reduced or removed.

Our Past Clients Share Their Experience

We Want to Help You Succeed
  • “Now we are here to stay and can get green cards.”

    Polish family
  • “Everything you told us was true even when every other lawyer said it couldn't be done!”

    Rocio S.
  • “I am in shock today that I got asylum in the United States. I can't believe it.”

    R.H.
  • “Thanks to their hard work got my Work Permit and Permanent Residence in less than two years!”

    Former Client
  • “Gracias a su gran trabajo obtuve mi Permiso de Trabajo y Residencia Permanente en menos de Dos años!”

    Former Client
  • “Once you meet this man, you will understand his passion and dedication to you and your case.”

    Kinga N.
  • “I have looked up to Michael as a successful attorney, and on occasion for legal consultation and input on my own cases.”

    Abdul Abdurahman, Esq.
  • “Gracias a Dios y al trabajo realizado por ellos, ahora estamos compartiendo la compañía de mi sobrina aquí en New York.”

    Aminta Gonzalez
  • “I am blessed and I highly recommend this law firm to anyone struggling with their immigration process.”

    L. L.
  • “Highly skilled attorney with extensive trial experience who forcefully articulates and champions relentlessly his client’s needs and welfare.”

    Manuel Portela NYC Criminal and Immigration Lawyer
  • “Treats each client with dignity and respect.”

    NY Immigration Attorney Steve Kirschenbaum
  • “He thought out of the box and worked until he was able to have a conversation with the DA.”

    Ms Ching
  • “Michael's experience in criminal and immigration law is unsurpassed.”

    Rhonda deJean, Immigration Attorney
  • “Caring and helping our entire community.”

    Rev Erick Salgado Dem Candidate for NYC Mayor 2013
  • “Michael is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced attorneys in New York.”

    Amal Oummih, Esq. NYC Immigration Lawyer

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