Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals(a.k.a. DACA)
We offer assistance regarding removal/deportation of persons who arrived in the U.S. as undocumented children and/or who meet certain conditions set forth by the Obama Administration:
People who demonstrate that they meet the guidelines below may request consideration of deferred action for childhood arrivals, through our office for a period of two years, subject to renewal, and maybe also be eligible for employment authorization.
If you think you meet the following, please contact out office so we can speak with you further and to safeguard your future in this country.
- Were under the age of 31 as of June 15, 2012;
- Came to the United States before reaching your 16th birthday;
- Have continuously resided in the United States since June 15, 2007, up to the present time;
- Were physically present in the United States on June 15, 2012, and at the time of making your request for consideration of deferred action with USCIS;
- Entered without inspection before June 15, 2012, or your lawful immigration status expired as of June 15, 2012;
- Are currently in school, have graduated or obtained a certificate of completion from high school, have obtained a general education development (GED) certificate, or are an honorably discharged veteran of the Coast Guard or Armed Forces of the United States; and
- Have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, three or more other misdemeanors, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety.