The reality is that any criminal conviction, not just a DUI conviction, can have broad ranging and permanent immigration ramifications. From exclusion to the U.S., to deportability, to denial or delay of naturalization rights, a DUI charge, if handled improperly can have dire consequences. The implications are too wide ranging and the dictates of INS to fast changing to adequately advise on a web page.
If you are charged with a DUI or any criminal offense and are not a citizen of the United States, contact an immigration lawyer for advice. Our of counsel lawyer, George Abbes, has over 30 years experience dealing with immigration and criminal issues. Mr. Abbes can give you some advice on immigration issues.