Can cancellation removal be used as a way to defend against deportation?

Cancellation of removal for certain non-lawful permanent residents (non-LPR’s) can be a way to a green card .This application can only be made when deportation proceedings are in progress.  You should use an experienced Fort Lauderdale Immigration Lawyer to help you with your case.

It is not difficult to show that you qualify but proving that cancellation should be granted can be an uphill battle. Applicants have to establish that they have continuously resided in the U.S. for 10 years, have good moral character (no criminal convictions), and demonstrate  their deportation from the U. S. will result in exceptional and extremely unusual hardship to a spouse, parent, child under the age of 21 who is a lawful permanent resident or United States citizen.

The exceptional and extremely unusual hardship requirement is not easy to prove.  A  Fort Lauderdale Immigration Lawyer may be able to help you establish this last requirement. Simple heart ache of a qualifying spouse, child, or parent will not be enough to establish the “hardship” requirement.  It must be proven that the pain and suffering of the qualifying relative is much greater than regular emotional suffering. Hardship can manifest itself in various ways.  Cases where the qualifying relative suffers from a very serious health issue, or where the qualifying relatives depends solely on the help and support of the person in deportation proceedings, are more likely to be approved by the Immigration Judge. The facts of each case should be carefully reviewed by an experienced Fort Lauderdale Immigration Lawyer.

Cancellation of Removal is a complicated and time consuming process which requires the help of an experienced Fort Lauderdale Immigration Lawyer. The attorneys at the Law Offices of Yuri Tsyganov, PL have a tremendous amount of experience defending people in immigration court, including Cancellation of Removal relief from deportation. We know how the system works and may be able to come up with a strategy that will keep you or your loved ones in the U.S. If you are detained, we will visit you or your loved ones at the immigration detention facility. Do not wait before it’s too late. Time is always of the essence when it comes to deportation.  Call today to schedule your Free Consultation.