Maryland Immigration Fraud Charges
Immigration is an important topic of discussion throughout American politics and KaiserDillon PLLC devotes considerable resources to ensuring that we stay on top of the continuing changes in criminal charges that relate to immigration law. We provide compassionate legal representation to our clients facing Maryland immigration fraud investigations and charges. We understand how devastating a Maryland immigration fraud charge can be and will defend you to the full extent available under the law.
What is Immigration Fraud?
If you have immigrated to the United States you can be investigated in Maryland for immigration fraud for a number of reasons including:
* Lying on immigration forms
* Entering into a fake or sham marriage
* Lying about immigration status for the purpose of employment
* Reentry into the US after deportation
* Illegal entry into the US
United States Citizens can also be investigated for Maryland immigration fraud if they:
* Entered into a fake or sham marriage
* Provided false information for the purposes of immigration sponsorship
* Provided false assistance on immigration applications or practiced law without a license
At KaiserDillon PLLC we know that Maryland immigration fraud cases are particularly emotional criminal defense cases because they often involve the futures of families. We understand how concerning it may be if you and your spouse are facing a Maryland immigration fraud charge because your relationship did not take a traditional path or because you fell in love with someone who wasn’t born in the US. We understand that you want to stay together and want to continue to live in the US.
I Own a Business Can I Be Prosecuted for Immigration Fraud?
The Department of Homeland Security, through the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) division has increased efforts to discourage personal immigration fraud and fraud on the part of employers. ICE is regularly investigating and prosecuting employers who allegedly hire illegal immigrants for the purpose of avoiding the tax and expenses associated with hiring legal workers. Investigations can affect productivity and stop your business from operating, As a result it is important to work with an experienced Maryland immigration fraud attorney as soon as the investigation begins.
What are the Consequences of Immigration Fraud?
An immigration fraud conviction carries some very serious consequences in Maryland. Immigration fraud can be charged as a felony and can result in extensive prison time and costly fines. If you are an immigrant and found guilty of immigration fraud in Maryland you can be deported and prohibited from ever returning to the United States.
A Maryland immigration fraud conviction has the potential to separate family members indefinitely. Because families are in jeopardy at KaiserDillon PLLC we take Maryland immigration fraud charges very seriously. We understand that if you immigrated to the United States and are facing an immigration fraud conviction you are concerned about maintaining your livelihood and remaining with your family and friends. Most importantly you are concerned with ending the investigation or beating the charge so that you can return to your normal life.
If you are facing a Maryland immigration fraud charge, retaining an experienced and compassionate criminal defense attorney is the most important step you can take towards protecting your rights. At KaiserDillon PLLC we offer no obligation consultations to anyone concerned with Maryland immigration fraud charges and can help you decide what your next step should be. Please call us at (202) 640-2850.