DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano has indicated that deportations will remain "robust" under the Obama administration despite the recent announcement that it would be reviewing 300,000 pending deportation cases. Speaking at a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor she stated: “The numbers are going to be very robust in terms of numbers of removal — we don’t fool around about this.”
Of this we have no doubt Madam Secretary.
Matthew Kolken is a trial lawyer with experience in all aspects of United States Immigration Law including Immigration Courts throughout the United States, and appellate practice before the Board of Immigration Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, and U.S. Courts of Appeals. He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of New York , the United States District Court for the Western District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).