Helping You Stay In The Country
Deportation is every immigrant’s worst fear. Regardless of how you got into the country and what is threatening your removal, it is essential that you retain an experienced immigration attorney who can help you understand your rights as you navigate the legal system.
Experienced Deportation Defense
At Bastarrika, Soto, Gonzalez & Somohano, L.L.P., our immigration law department is led by Jerard A. Gonzalez, an experienced former criminal and immigration prosecutor who handled cases involving national security and terrorism. He knows what the government is looking for and how it approaches these cases. He uses this experience to help our clients obtain the best outcome possible, regardless of how complex it may seem.
You or your loved one may face removal proceedings for a variety of reasons, including:
- Illegal immigration status
- Criminal conviction
- Error or fraud in the green card process
Oftentimes, our clients find themselves in court facing a Bergen County or Passaic County judge before they understand what is going on. In some cases, individuals can be detained.
Our lawyers will carefully investigate the circumstances of your case from the very beginning. Jerard A. Gonzalez has handled national security cases involving terrorism. He knows how to think like the government and has lectured extensively on criminal immigration law.