Criminal Convictions & Immigration

A criminal conviction can result in the deportation of an alien legally residing in the U.S. If you are a resident alien, are undocumented or overstayed your visa, and have been arrested on a criminal charge, you need help in two legal areas — representation for the criminal charge, and the advice of an experienced immigration attorney.

Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP represents clients with serious and complex immigration problems that result from criminal convictions, allegations of immigration fraud, deportation and removal defense, and others. We also frequently consult with criminal counsel to minimize the immigration consequences of criminal pleas and dispositions.

In the right circumstances and with experienced legal counsel, it is possible to protect your residency status. Even if you have been convicted, it may be possible for you to remain in the U.S.

Call us at 510-433-1900 to arrange for a consultation.

Effects Of A Criminal Conviction

A conviction on a criminal charge can have serious consequences:

  • The government may start a removal action to deport you.
  • Even if you are allowed to stay in the country, it may adversely affect your employment prospects, or you may not be granted a security clearance.
  • If the conviction involves domestic violence, you may lose your child custody or visitation rights with your children, in addition to the revocation of your visa.
  • If you are a legal resident who has a criminal conviction, you may not be able to travel abroad without losing your legal residency status.

At Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP we frequently assist clients who are facing criminal charges while on an employment-based visa.

Successfully Addressing Both Problems

For these reasons and others, it is essential that you deal effectively with both the criminal charge and the consequences for your residency status.

Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP maintains professional relationships with a number of criminal defense attorneys. We will work with these firms to make sure that they understand the possible effect of a conviction on your residency status. They may be able to reduce the charge or obtain a deferred judgment which can keep your record clean. Working with your defense counsel, our attorneys will look out for you on the immigration side as well.

Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP has successful record in the defense of clients facing removal and deportation actions. Our lawyers will vigorously protect your ability to live and work in the U.S. and your ability to travel abroad. We represent clients in California and across the nation.

For a consultation with Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP, call 510-433-1900 or contact us online.

Big News- Firm Merger and Consolidation to Oakland!

Bean + Lloyd, LLP and Park & Taylor has formed Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP

San Francisco Office has Moved to Join Oakland Office

We are thrilled to announce the merger of Bean + Lloyd, LLP and Park & Taylor, two highly respected Bay Area immigration law firms, which took place in April 2021. The new firm, Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP, combines decades of immigration experience in the subfields of family-based immigration, removal defense, asylum, humanitarian visas, and criminal immigration.

Additionally, the former Park & Taylor office in San Francisco has moved to join the Oakland office at 110 11th Street, Oakland, CA 94607. While the office is temporarily closed to the public due to COVID-19, our staff is still available by phone, email, and text message, and all consultations and client appointments will continue by phone or video. We look forward to physically reopening our expanded and improved Oakland office when it is safe to do so.

Partners Jesse Lloyd and Anita Mukherji, both certified specialists in immigration and nationality law by the California State Bar, lead the firm. Karyn Taylor has joined as Of Counsel, and Angela Bean remains as partner and Anna von Herrmann as Of Counsel. The Park & Taylor staff have brought their two decades of experience to the team.

Please contact us at (510) 433-1900 or with any inquiries.

¡Anuncio importante- Unión y Consolidación de Dos Bufetes! Bean + Lloyd, LLP y Park & Taylor han Formado Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP

La oficina de Park & Taylor se ha mudado para unirse a la oficina de Oakland

Estamos emocionados de anunciar la unión entre Bean + Lloyd, LLP y Park & Taylor, dos bufetes de inmigración muy respetados en el Área de la Bahía, lo cual ocurrió en abril del 2021. El bufete nuevo, Bean, Lloyd, Mukherji, & Taylor, LLP, combina décadas de experiencia en inmigración familiar, defensa de deportación, asilo, visas humanitarias, e inmigración criminal.

Además, la antigua oficina de Park & Taylor en San Francisco se ha mudado para unirse a la oficina de Oakland en 110 11th Street, Oakland, CA 94607. Nuestra oficina está temporalmente cerrada al público debido a COVID-19. Nuestro personal seguirá estando disponible por teléfono, correo electrónico y texto. Todas las consultas y citas de clientes, continuarán por teléfono o videollamada. Estamos emocionados para reabrir físicamente nuestra ampliada y mejorada oficina de Oakland cuando sea seguro hacerlo.

Los socios Jesse Lloyd y Anita Mukherji, dos especialistas certificados en ley de inmigración y nacionalidad por la Barra del Estado de California, dirigen el bufete. Karyn Taylor es abogada retirada pero se ha unido al bufete, Angela Bean permanece como socia y Anna von Herrmann sigue siendo parte del bufete. El personal de Park & Taylor ha compartido sus dos décadas de experiencia con el equipo.

Por favor contáctenos al (510) 433-1900 o con sus preguntas.

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