As an immigrant, whether documented or seeking legal status, you face much steeper hurdles if you have been accused of a crime. If you are a foreigner facing criminal charges in New Jersey, you need the representation of an experienced and skilled criminal defense attorney with extensive knowledge of immigration and deportation law. The Law Offices of John F. Marshall has been practicing criminal defense law for 15 years, and we have been helping immigrants avoid criminal convictions and deportation for nearly as long.
Criminal Charges and Deportation in New Jersey
As an immigrant in New Jersey on a visa, you face deportation for a number of charges. Many believe that this only refers to immigration violations and serious crimes. However, there are many offenses that may not seem serious, but will threaten your right to remain in the United States.
- DWI-related car accidents
- Marijuana charges
- Theft and property damage offenses
- Domestic violence charges
Other crimes of moral turpitude are more well-known deportable offenses.
- Voluntary Manslaughter
- Receipt of Stolen Goods
About the Law Offices of John F. Marshall
At the Law Offices of John F. Marshall, our team can help you fight criminal charges or vacate a prior conviction. We will ensure that any potential immigration and visa issues are handled properly. And when needed, our team works closely with an established New Jersey immigration firm to provide you with comprehensive legal representation for both your criminal defense and immigration needs. Our attorneys have a combined total of more than 100 years in DWI and Criminal Defense law. Many of us have worked as prosecutors in New Jersey’s Municipal and Superior Courts. We understand the system and we use our knowledge and talents to protect your rights, fight for your freedom and challenge the state’s case against you. We understand what is at stake here, and we will do everything possible to achieve a satisfactory outcome that allows you to enter the U.S. and/or remain here legally.
If you are facing criminal charges and deportation or denial of a visa, don’t hesitate. Seek experienced Immigration and Deportation Defense representation from the Law Offices of John F. Marshall. Call us at 877-450-8301 to set up a convenient time to discuss your circumstances during an initial free consultation.