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Deferred Action Programs

Deferred Action Attorney in Los Angeles

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The Deferred Action program, also known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is a program which was implemented by the government in 2012. This program allowed for certain qualifying individuals to apply for deferred action for two years. At Arnaout Immigration Law Firm, our Los Angeles immigration lawyer educates individuals like yourself about DACA and can provide assistance with the application process.

Who Qualifies for DACA?

Deferred action is good for two years and can be renewed in some cases. Those who qualify for deferred action can get a work permit, apply for a state ID or license, and apply for a social security number. There are certain requirements which must be met in order to qualify for deferred action.

  • The following qualifications must be met for deferred action:
  • You cannot have been convicted of a serious crime
  • You must have received a diploma or be in school
  • You must have been physically present in the U.S. as of June 15, 2012
  • You must have entered the U.S. before June 15, 2012
  • You were under the age of 31 on June 15, 2012
  • You came to the U.S. before you were 16 years of age

Deferred Action Programs

With so much on the line in a deportation case, we are ready and able to help you remain in the United States. The complexities of removal proceedings is very intimidating to anyone without proper representation. Place your trust in our accomplished attorneys at Arnaout Immigration Law Firm who are experienced, knowledgeable and will fight for you to remain in the USA.

Do I Need a Los Angeles Immigration Attorney?

Hiring a Los Angeles DACA attorney to represent you in the filing process is not required, but it is highly recommended. Achieving legal status can be difficult, requiring a significant amount of paperwork and other steps, which can be confusing. Having an experienced immigration firm on your side can help with a positive outcome for your case. Our firm fights hard for our clients and their success in the immigration process.

We can assist you in many different languages, including English, Spanish and Tagalog. Call us now at (818) 276-9900 to set up a consultation or to learn about our payment plans.