Deportation Defense


Our firm’s main goal is to provide expert and aggressive legal representation with Integrity in action in the following matters:

Deportation Defense


Even if you have a legal status in the United States as a Lawful Permanent Resident, you can still be removed from the United States. If you are a Green Card holder and find yourself in danger of being deported or removed from the country, the removal defense lawyers at Cima Law Group can seek a legal remedy for you known as Cancellation of Removal. You must currently be in deportation proceedings in front of an immigration Judge, for us to file an application for a Cancellation of Removal on your behalf. If the immigration judge approves your application, you may keep your lawful Permanent Resident status and remain in the country.

To qualify, you must:

  • Be a Legal Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) for at last 5 years up to the time your application is filed.

Have lived in the U.S. continuously for 7 years or more after being lawfully admitted to the country, and before you received a Notice to Appear at the removal proceeding
Have not been convicted of an aggravated felony.

During your hearing, we will present documentation to the Judge that demonstrates your eligibility for Cancellation of Removal. The judge has the discretion to weigh any past criminal offenses against other factors, such as your good standing in the community, service in the armed forces, consistent record of paying taxes, education, proof of rehabilitation, or solid family and business ties.


Cima Law Group is well respected in Phoenix, and throughout the Southwest, for their continuance efforts in preserving the legal rights of immigrants. We represent clients from Mexico, Central and Latin America, Canada, Europe, Asia, and virtually any nation throughout the world. We wish to help you remain in the United States with your family. Deportation is a great hardship which can be legally averted through Cancellation of Removal. Please call (623) 377-4191 to make an appointment with a qualified Cancellation of Removal attorney at Cima Law Group.