What is the difference between “deportation” and “removal”?

What is the difference between “deportation” and “removal”?

US Immigration is in constant flux and so are the related terms. The term “deportation” is synonymous with a foreign national in immigration proceedings. Deportation is an old term that has been replaced with the term “Removal.” We discuss the difference between “deportation” and “removal” for immigration purposes here.

Do I need an attorney for removal defense in immigration court?

Do I need an attorney for removal defense in immigration court?

Removal proceedings in immigration court are a serious matter. If you or a loved one have been placed in removal proceedings, it is best to find competent legal representation. Representation in removal proceedings by an experienced immigration attorney is the single most important factor in whether you will win or lose your case. We discuss removal proceedings and the importance of having a removal defense attorney here.