Immigration Deportation Defense. Immigration Deportation Defense.
Removal (deportation) proceedings starts by the notification of Form I-862, Notice to Appear (NTA) by the Department of Homeland Security on an immigrant.
The NTA is filed with the immigration court having jurisdiction to the immigrant’s place of residence.
If the immigrant no longer resides within the jurisdiction of the original court, a Motion for a change of venue can be filed.
The NTA will contain the reason of removability from the United States. The NTA must be properly served on the immigrant.
If a respondent was not given proper notice of the court hearing, a deportation order entered in absentia can be rescinded by filing a Motion to Reopen .