Javier G Pineda’s Answers

Javier G Pineda

Santa Ana Immigration Attorney.

Contributor Level 17
  1. Currently awaiting green card and my mom quit her job . Will this have a negative outcome?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina
    3. Stephen D. Berman
    4. Irene Vaisman
    4 lawyer answers

    How did you and your mom apply for adjustment of status in 2007? Without knowing this information, and much more, it is not possible to answer your question. It may or may not have any effect. Consult with an experienced immigration attorney.

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  2. Immigrant cousin married a US citizen but getting divorced after 6 months. Chances she will stay?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Mary Carmen Remigio Madrid-Crost
    2. F. J. Capriotti III
    3. Elina Magaly Santana
    4. Javier G Pineda
    4 lawyer answers

    Not enough facts to determine if she qualifies for VAWA. See an experienced immigration attorney to properly evaluate the case. Good luck.

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  3. Will I get deported from US with one misdeameanor?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. J Charles Ferrari
    2. Javier G Pineda
    3. Robert West
    4. Shokry G Abdelsayed
    4 lawyer answers

    In the future, it is best for your criminal defense attorney to consult with an experienced immigration attorney BEFORE you enter a plea. Take your conviction documents and have a consultation with an experienced immigration attorney to properly understand your case.

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  4. Been here for 37 years. Became a resident in 1987. Made bad decisions and have petty theft felonies, can I apply for citizenship

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. J Charles Ferrari
    3. Deborah Lynne Karapetian
    3 lawyer answers

    Go to court and get a copy of all your criminal cases with the disposition. Once you have them, make an appointment to consult with an experienced immigration attorney to determine your options. Good luck.

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  5. Hello i hope someone can help me my husband is in immigration jail in adelanto ca

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Armen Michael Tashjian
    2. Javier G Pineda
    3. Fabian Powell
    4. Luis Alberto Guerra
    4 lawyer answers

    Why is your husband in jail? Assuming he is eligible for bond, the bond can be set by the deportation officer or the Immigration Judge. If the deportation officer does not set bond, the current waiting time to see an immigration judge can be two to three weeks. If bond has already been set and you can afford to post it, you do not need a bond company to do it, you may do it yourself. Once out of detention, if eligible for bond, he appears eligible for adjustment of status because he entered...

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  6. I am 18 years old of age can i sponser my parents for some time of permit for work

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. J Charles Ferrari
    3. Kyndra L. Mulder
    3 lawyer answers

    No. If you are a US citizen, you will be able to file a family petition for your parents when you turn 21. To detemine if they are eligible to apply for residency, your parents need to consult with an experienced immigration attorney. Good luck.

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  7. Do I need an immigration lawyer?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Wolf W Kaufmann
    3. Javier G Pineda
    4. Curtis Frederic Pierce
    4 lawyer answers

    I agree. When in doubt, see an experienced immigration attorney.

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  8. My husband was granted cancellation of removal in June 2011. He was arrested in December on a possession charge.

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. Neil Ian Fleischer
    3. Renee Colette Redman
    4. Rostyslav Saciuk
    5 lawyer answers

    Maybe. If he is in custody ICE will issue a hold and process him for deportation. If he is not in custody, he appears deportable and he may not be eligible for a defense. He should have consulted with an experienced immigration attorney before he accepted the plea offer. Consult with an experienced immigration attorney,

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  9. I was deported from KS at the age of 21, I have been in KS since 1997, in 1998 I obtained the TPS.

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. Marc Damien Sean Taylor
    3. F. J. Capriotti III
    4. Stephen D. Berman
    4 lawyer answers

    Are you the beneficiary of an I-130 family petition? What is the immigration status of your parents? What was the crime you were convicted of? If must have been serious for you to have been deported and not granted voluntary departure. These are just a few of the many questions that need to be answered to properly evaluate your case. Good luck.

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  10. If questioned "do you have kids together" at the k-1 visa interview.....should my son's father say yes? or should he say no?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Javier G Pineda
    2. Armen Michael Tashjian
    3. Kira Gagarin
    4. Andre R. Olivie
    4 lawyer answers

    If you have kids together, he should answer yes.

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