About Joseph R. Lackey

Joseph earned his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2005, and his Spanish Law license from the University Of Barcelona College Of Law in 2006. Joseph has practiced Immigration law since 2006 and Criminal Defense law since 2008. Joseph strives to be a full-service law firm simultaneously taking care of both the immigration and criminal defense needs of his clients. Joseph speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese.


> Defending Immigrants against Deportation <

> Protecting Immigrants in Criminal court from suffering immigration consequences <

Immigration Practice Areas:

1. Immigration Litigation
2. Deportation Defense
3. Residency (Green card) Applications
4. Citizenship
5. Appeals
6. Family Based Petitions
7. VAWA Petitions
8. Waivers
9. Cancellation of Removal
10. Stay of Deportation
11. U-Visas & T-Visas
12. Asylum

Business Immigration Practice Areas:

1. Investor Visas: EB-5
2. Entrepreneur Visas: E-1, E-2, L-1A, L-1B
3. Labor Certification & PERM Processing
4. Talent Visas: H-1B specialty occupation, O & P

Criminal Defense Areas:

1. Juvenile Court (All Felonies and Misdemeanors)
2. Adult Court (All Felonies and Misdemeanors)
3. Drug Possession & Trafficking
4. DUI
5. Assault
6. Burglary
7. Domestic Violence
8. Federal Passport Fraud
9. And more



Are you an immigration or criminal defense attorney who needs help with a case? Joseph has written extensively for the past 6 years on the topics of searching for or crafting new safe-haven pleas in criminal court so as to avoid the subsequent issuance of an NTA. Joseph happily consults with immigration attorneys on finding avenues of relief or challenging the validity of the NTA issued against your client. Contact us today to see if we can work together to help keep another family together.



Office location:

While Joseph has his office located in Miami, he is licensed throughout the entire state of Florida to practice in any of its criminal courts, as well as the Federal Court’s Southern District, and also every immigration court throughout the United States. Joseph has many clients that live far away and he maintains telephonic contact with them.

Contact Us

Contact Info

Phone: 305-492-4300
Fax: 305-468-3533
Email: info@josephlackey.com
Address: 6355 NW 36th Street, Suite 605, Miami, FL 33166

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