Immigation Office of Peter G. Smith
Immigration and Criminal Defense
Criminal convictions can void your green card and ban you from returning to the USA.
Being arrested and charged with crime can lead to your removal from the USA..
It is crucial that you not be convicted of an "aggravated felony," "crime of moral turpitude," or drug crime.
What looks like a misdemeanor crime might by classified as a serious one by ICE.
A plea bargain is a conviction.
Jail time with a suspended sentence is considered "jail time" by ICE.
***Please see my other pages related to criminal matters***
For all criminal matters you should seek out an immigration lawyer.