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An Immigration Strategy for Your Non-Citizen Criminal Client

Criminal defense attorneys spend much time covering their backsides. Protecting ourselves from the immigration consequences for our non-citizen clients is no exception. In a college town, like Bryan-College Station, many of our clients are either foreign students or foreign faculty members from Texas A&M University. Whether it's a student visa issue, evaluating deportation risk, or [...]

By | March 31st, 2014|Non-Citizen Issues|2 Comments

Cultural Issues in College Station Criminal Defense

Recently we defended the interests of a Mexican national charged with the aggravated sexual assault of a child in Brazos County. The client was a 22 year old illegal alien who, at the age of 19, had impregnated a 12 year old girl also of Mexican descent. Once the girl gave birth, police authorities intervened, [...]

By | January 7th, 2013|Non-Citizen Issues|Comments Off on Cultural Issues in College Station Criminal Defense

Immigration Consequences for Non-United States Citizens

If you are a non-United States citizen, do not make any decisions about your criminal case without the assistance of a qualified and informed criminal defense lawyer. The immigration consequences of crimes can be severe and in many cases will outweigh the criminal penalty. All people who are not citizens of the United States, including [...]

By | January 7th, 2013|Non-Citizen Issues|Comments Off on Immigration Consequences for Non-United States Citizens