Asylum and Deportation Defense

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Asylum and Deportation Defense 2015-11-17T04:45:46+00:00

The San Francisco Bay Area Law Office of Peter Duong takes special care in cases involving asylum and deportation immigration court defense.


At the Law Office of Peter Duong in San Francisco, California, we specialize in helping people who have come to the United States seeking protection because they have suffered persecution or fear that they will suffer persecution due to:

  • Race
  • Religion
  • Nationality
  • Membership in a particular social group
  • Political opinion

If you are eligible for asylum you may be permitted to remain in the United States. You can also include your spouse and children on your application, who are residing in the United States, at the time you file or at any time until a final decision is made on your case. In order to include a child on your application, your child must be under 21 and unmarried.

For one to obtain asylum through the affirmative asylum process they must be physically present in the United States. You may apply for asylum status regardless of how you arrived in the United States or your current immigration status.

You must apply for asylum within one year of the date of their last arrival in the United States, unless you can show:

Changed circumstances that materially affect your eligibility for asylum or extraordinary circumstances relating to the delay in filing

You filed within a reasonable amount of time given those circumstances.

Deportation Immigration Court Defense

The Law Office of Peter Duong specialized in the Deportation Defense including, but not limited to: Defenses to Deportation of an Undocumented Alien, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Asylum & Refugee Status, and Green Card Through Cancellation of Removal.

For assistance with asylum or deportation call us today!


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