Some Pre-Trial Diversion Programs Are Convictions for Immigration

Will Diversions Lead to Deportation? Pre-trial diversion programs are often used as a tool to avoid a criminal conviction. Whether or not something is a “conviction” depends entirely on the context in which it is asked. For instance, deferred adjudication…

What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas?

What is Deferred Adjudication in Texas? The most straightforward definition of deferred adjudication is that deferred adjudication is just like probation, but it is not a conviction. Deferred adjudication in Texas is an alternative to jail or prison time and is…

12 Things I Learned From My Summer Internship

Breaking into the workforce straight from college is almost impossible, which is why internships are so valuable. Fortunately, I was able to land an internship this summer at the Fort Worth law firm of Varghese Summersett. Granted, my dad is…