What Forms Of Relief From Deportation Or Removal Are Available?

The most common forms of relief from removal are:

  • Voluntary Departure.
  • Cancellation of removal for permanent residents;
  • Cancellation of removal for non residents;
  • VAWA Cancellation of removal;
  • Asylum, Withholding of removal and UN Convention Against Torture
  • Adjustment of status;
  • Stay of removal;
  • Administrative and Judicial review;
  • Administrative appeal;
  • Waivers of inadmissibilty and deportability.
  • Deferred Action;
  • Private congressional legislation
  • Prosecutorial discretion remedy that does not provide lawful immigration status, however if granted provides with administrative closure of the case at immigration court.