What is a cancellation of removal?
Cancellation of removal is also known as cancellation of deportation. Cancellation of removal is an adjustment of immigration status. This adjustment is for individuals who have resided in the United States for years.
Who can apply for cancellation of removal?
Cancellation of removal is an adjustment of immigration status. This adjustment is for individuals who have resided in the United States for years. Cancellation of removal requires good moral character. Cancellation of removal is not available to individuals convicted of certain offenses. Each immigration case is different and only your immigration attorney can confirm whether you are eligible for cancellation of removal.
When an individual is eligible for cancellation of removal, the immigration attorney may recommend an evaluation by an immigration psychologist. An immigration psychologist is a doctor in psychology licensed in the State where you are located at the time of the interview. The immigration psychologist specializes in assessments done for immigration cases such as the cancellation of removal. A psychological evaluation for cancellation of removal focuses on the exceptional and extremely unusual hardships that removal may cause to the foreigner and their family.
How do you win a cancellation of removal case?
Each cancellation of removal case is unique. Thus, an immigration attorney should review the case and provide guidance on how to handle your unique case.
Only at the request of the immigration attorney, should you retain the services of an immigration psychologist. The immigration psychologist is a doctor in psychology licensed in the state where you are located at the time of the interview. The licensed psychologist must specialize in immigration psychology, which will ensure that the psychologist is familiar with the psycho-legal issues in your case.
Even when you are working with an experienced immigration psychologist, the doctor will never provide legal advice. Only the immigration attorney can provide legal advice for your unique circumstances.
How do immigration psychologists and immigration attorneys work together?
Immigration psychologists and Immigration Attorneys have a working relationship that must protect the independence of opinion and the objectivity of each professional. Immigration psychologists must understand rules of admissibility to determine whether the testing and procedures used are valid and reliable enough to stand the scrutiny of the court and other experts. Immigration psychologists must understand how to provide testimony as required by the case.
How can I contact an immigration psychologist?
Immigration Psychology, Inc. has Florida immigration psychologists, North Carolina immigration psychologists, South Carolina immigration psychologists, and experts in other states.
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