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Houston Waivers of Inadmissibility Lawyer

Immigration Disqualification Assistance in Texas

Certain immigrants may be disqualified to seek entrance to or to remain in the U.S. based on various grounds established by the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). These individuals are considered to be removable through deportation unless a legal remedy called a Waiver of Inadmissibility is used.

Request an initial consultation by contacting our firm at (713) 597-5642.

If you or a loved one has been found inadmissible, it is vital that you seek legal help as soon as possible. At Galaviz Law Firm, PLLC, our Houston immigration lawyer can determine appropriate legal action after hearing your situation in a consultation. We can begin the process of applying for a waiver to help you in seeking to remain in the U.S. or to be admitted legally. Our goal is to keep families together and to help you achieve your dream of living and working in the U.S.

Waivers of Inadmissibility

Waivers of Inadmissibility applies to inadmissible individuals seeking entry to the U.S. on an immigrant visa or those seeking an Adjustment of Status who are already here. Examples of available waivers include those for unlawful presence, immigration fraud, and alien smuggling.

Inadmissibility is generally based on the following factors:

  • Health issues, such as having a communicable disease or other physical or mental disorder
  • Criminal convictions for specific crimes, such as those of moral turpitude, drug violations, prostitution, and more
  • Security issues, such as having been involved in terrorist activity or being a member of a totalitarian party
  • Immigration law violations, such as illegal entry, unlawful presence, immigration fraud, and alien smuggling
  • Miscellaneous grounds per INA law

Specific requirements must be fulfilled in each situation depending on why the individual was declared inadmissible in the first place. In many cases, the applicant must prove their spouse or family would suffer undue hardship should they be denied a waiver.

Bring Your Ineligibility Case to Us

Our firm focuses primarily on immigration law giving us a strong advantage in helping our clients. If you have been found ineligible to enter or stay in the U.S., we have the knowledge and determination to help you seek a successful conclusion through an appropriate waiver.

Call our waivers of inadmissibility attorney at Galaviz Law Firm, PLLC at (713) 597-5642 today. You can also contact us online.

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    Abraham J Galaviz

    Founding Attorney

    Abraham is very passionate about his work. He empathizes with Clients because he knows that his parents once traveled the same road his clients are now traveling. The people he helps all have a story behind them. He knows that his clients want the opportunity to work and have a better future. 


Client Testimonials

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  • I was highly impressed with this attorney as he is highly skilled in immigration matters, prepared, knowledgeable, thorough, professional, affordable fees, keeps clients informed and involved, always returns calls [even after hours].

    “Mr. Galaviz is a unique advocate with a sincere vision to helping the immigrant community. Without any reservation, I would highly recommend him to anybody for their immigration matters.”

    - Maria & Luis
  • Thanks Galaviz you beat the case!

    “This is a young honest lawyer that won’t hesitate to go above and beyond. The reason I’m saying this is because, I went to other lawyer agency’s and they told me my case would be difficult, expensive ...”

    - Leo G.
  • He won his case and was released without a bond. He is now legally working and back home with his family.

    “When I explained my father's case to Mr. Galaviz he knew it wouldn't be an easy case but he didn't turn me down.”

    - Melissa
  • Now my mother is in the process of becoming a US Citizen, my family will always be grateful that Mr. Galaviz helped us keep our mother here with us.

    “Mr. Galaviz informed us each step of the way and fought for my mom to the last minute.”

    - Former Client
  • When hiring a lawyer, communication is the number one key. You can call, email and text Mr.Galaviz and within minutes he will respond.

    “Today was our final hearing and WE WON!! I thank God for putting Mr.Galaviz in our path to help us.”

    - Cindy

The Results that Matter

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Police Officer

    Immigration Officials placed Client in removal proceedings because of a previous conviction for – Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Police Officer.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Status Won Alien in Possession of Firearm - Aggravated Felony

    Client was arrested and charged in Federal Court for the offense of Alien in Possession of a Firearm – an Aggravated Felony for immigration purposes.

  • Case Dismissed Arrested for Possession of Marijuana

    Arrested for possession of 1,300 pounds of marijuana and in danger of deportation.

  • Charges Dismissed Client Released from Custody Practice Area Removal Defense / Immigration Detention

    Accused with 3 DWI charges and in danger of being deported after being a permanent resident for 34 years.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Medicaid Fraud - Loss was more than $10,000

    Immigration Officials placed Client in removal proceedings because she had previously been convicted of Medicaid Fraud – more than $10,000, which is an aggravated felony.

  • Lawful Permanent Resident Keeps Green Card Possession of 862 Pounds of Marijuana.

    Client was arrested and convicted of Possession of more than 800 pounds of Marijuana in the Rio Grand Valley, and sentenced to several years in State Jail.

  • Charge Reduced Released on Bond

    Judge grants a reasonable bond after proving client was not subject to mandatory detention for previous criminal history.

  • Charge Reduced Removal Defense / Adjustment of Status

    Case terminated and Lawful Permanent Resident status granted for the wife of U.S. Combat Veteran.

We will help you preserve your 
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At Galaviz Law we understand first hand what you're going though.

Having parents who have gone through the immigration process, has not only allowed us to be more compassionate and understanding but has also given us a more competitive advantage. Our success rate speaks for itself. We're here to help you.