Should i still file for change of status when I have a pending case of removal proceeding

Asked over 1 year ago - Katy, TX

i was arrested right before my filling for the change of status. what must i do?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . No.

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  2. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . Hire the best immigration lawyer money can buy to defend you from removal in immigration court.

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  3. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . No, you should not go through removal proceedings without an attorney by your side.

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