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New Bern Deportation Defense Attorneys

Working to Keep Families Together

Are you facing removal proceedings? Every year, thousands of families are impacted by the devastating effects of deportation. The threat of deportation can be extremely overwhelming and you might be wondering how to proceed.

If you are facing possible deportation, it is vital that you get an immigration attorney involved right away. At The E.A. Wood Law Firm, we are passionate about keeping families together. Our deportation defense attorneys in New Bern can assess your situation, explain your options, and help you choose the right path forward.

Do not hesitate to contact us online or at (800) 611-0821. We serve clients in Craven County and throughout the country.

Common Reasons for Deportation

Day in and day out, upstanding people are served with removal proceedings that threaten the lives they have worked hard to build in the U.S.

Common reasons for deportation include:

  • Conviction of a criminal offense
  • Unlawful entry into the U.S.
  • Overstaying a visa
  • Working without a permit
  • Status violations

Finding out that you face deportation can be devastating – you probably have a lot of questions, fears, and concerns. Remember that the quality of the legal representation you retain can have a significant impact on the outcome of your case. Choose a law firm that you can count on.

Possible Defenses against Deportation

When handling a deportation case, our New Bern deportation defense attorneys take the time to thoroughly investigate your situation and to get to know you personally. This allows us to better tailor our representation to your unique case and to build an effective defense strategy.

We may be able to help you avoid deportation by:

  • Filing an appeal for deportation
  • Seeking cancellation of the removal order
  • Requesting asylum

Depending on the circumstances of your situation, one of these avenues might be better suited than another. With our help, you can find peace of mind knowing that you are heading down the right path. We are ready to fight for your family.

Call The E.A. Wood Law Firm at (800) 611-0821 to request deportation defense services.

Hear From Our Previous Clients

  • If I ever need any other help in this area, she will definitely hear from me again

    “Isa Gratacos is a great and excellent Attorney. She helped guide me and my family through the long process. She was always professional and had no problems communicating with us. I will definitely ...”

    - Randal R.
  • Isa is the most honest lawyer I’ve ever met. She is very thorough with her work and will go above and beyond to be able to help you.

    “I’m very grateful to have found the perfect attorney for my case. Isa is the most honest lawyer I’ve ever met. She is very thorough with her work and will go above and beyond to be able to help you. I ...”

    - Ivan C.
  • Ms. Gratacos has been unbelievably helpful. I can’t commend her enough for the personal attention and thoroughness of all that she does.

    “It is my privilege to recommend Isa Mari Gratacos to you! As a school that is “global” in terms of where our students go, and the students that come to us, Ms. Gratacos has been unbelievably helpful. ...”

    - Dr. Dwight Carlblom
  • I would HIGHLY recommend Elizabeth Wood as an immigration lawyer to anyone and everyone , military or civilian.

    “Elizabeth Wood has been so thorough and has exceeded my expectations. I have worked with other lawyers in the Jacksonville/New Bern area and she has made my Immigration process go by quick and smooth ...”

    - Brenda S.
  • I could not have completed the immigration of my wife without her. 5/5 stars on her services.

    “Mrs. Woods was an extremely professional and competent attorney during my immigration case. She made herself always readily available through phone calls, emails, and in-person meetings to ensure that ...”

    - Erick L.
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Real People, Real Results

  • Permanent Residence Card Obtained Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals to Lawful Permanent Resident to Citizenship

    One of our DACA clients later applied and received his lawful permanent residence card and just recently became a U.S. Citizen.

  • Extension of E2 Visa Approved Employment Visas

    A manufacturer in Eastern North Carolina needed help with one of their key employees from Germany. They required an extension of their E2 visa.

  • Obtained Citizenship Naturalization

    We worked with the client to improve their reading and writing in English. After several months they were able to re-take the civics test and passed.

  • Removal Proceedings Terminated Removal Proceedings

    Judge agreed with our opinion and terminated her removal proceedings. This allowed us to apply for her lawful permanent residence card. We are happy to report that she received her card in January 2019.

  • Permanent Residence Card Obtained Violence Against Women Act

    We were able to assist him in getting his lawful permanent residence card and in 5 years he will be able to apply for citizenship.

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