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Leon Versfeld

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  • Time to wait before applying for green card

    My parents arrived in US on B2 visa on june 28th. I am planning to apply for their green card as soon as possible (actually, I am ready with their applications as I am typing this question). They've been here multiple times and have been here ev...

    Leon’s Answer

    There is no "waiting-period" when they form an intent to immigrate to the US before/at the time of entry into the US. This could be considered visa fraud. You may want to talk to an immigration attorney

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  • What steps i need to do to bring my son to the US

    I recently applied for my wife to the USCIS for her visa. We are waiting on feedback from the department pending her date to go to the consulate. We have a 11month old baby and he was born outside the US i wasnt present at his birth but i flew out...

    Leon’s Answer

    You need to inquire from the US Consulate on getting a US Birth Certificate Abroad for your child

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  • I am on TN and would like to get married to my gf who is a US citizen.

    I still have about 2 years on TN status and have a good history of employment where I actually went back to Canada in 2013 for a year before deciding to come back to the US. We have known each other for 7 years and would like to schedule a Justic...

    Leon’s Answer

    Your USC spouse can file a Petition for Alien Relative for you and you can you can file for Adjustment of Status (I-485) and employment Authorization while in the US. Remember TN is NOT a dual intent visa. It will be best if you remain in the US until the conditional green card is approved.

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  • K1 visa medical and past marijuana use

    My fiance is going to have his medical at the London Embassy soon. He has used marijuana recreationally in the past, but not for about 3 months. Do they ask if you are a current user or if you've ever been a user? Does the blood test they do test ...

    Leon’s Answer

    You can get a copy of the medical report they put in the sealed envelope to see what is on that report. Has he ever been arrested for any drug related case(s)? Consult an immigration attorney

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  • Current immigration status?

    What would be my current immigration status to fill on my form 1-765, I am a f-1 student in unlawful status for adjustment of status through my citizen spouse?

    Leon’s Answer

    Until you have been found out of status by DHS your status is D/S. Apply under (c)(9)

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  • Regarding Transfer of H1b

    I was working for Company A and got offer from Company B with early joining date(31st Jul) and they already applied for LCA on 16th Jul and i have resigned the job in Company A on (20th) then i can serve to weeks notice period and then will join i...

    Leon’s Answer

    Most conservative is to wait for new case to get approved. Otherwise you can start at new company when receipt notices for the new h1b received

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  • I lived in Costa Rica for the past 5 years, I have my Green card its expiring this month, I would like to renew it and need help

    I received my Green Card through my Step dad, about 10 years ago being underage I moved to Costa Rica to finish High school, my step father past the way on 2008. Since then I haven't had the resources to fly back to |Florida to keep my residency ...

    Leon’s Answer

    You need to contact an experienced immigration lawyer. Without a re-entry permit, you are deemed to have abandoned your permanent residency

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  • Transfer and Address Change, I 485 based on I 360

    1) Being a petioner, I did send address change request in writing to VSC, not changed. I called, they can't change either via phone or discuss anything. Abuser is gone so I want to change from lawyers address to my home address now. I used friends...

    Leon’s Answer

    I-360 and I-485 file should be together. Change address online and refence I-485 Receipt number. If it went to the Field Office you are likely to be interviewed and can update your address again at the time of the interview. You can also make an info pass appointment at teh local office to helpwith address change. Good luck

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  • I Am 16 And My Boyfriend Is 23 Can I Fix His Papers ?

    He Is Currently In Nampa,Idaho Because Of His Construction Job But He Got Pulled Over And Got A Dui So He Has Been Locked Up Since October 6 & Has Court On November 25 I Am Currently In Fresno And He Came Here Illegally

    Leon’s Answer

    Best you consult with an Immigration Lawyer in the area to discuss any Immigration Relief in Removal Proceedings.

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  • Good moral character

    Ok this is my second and last question. ..I hope a immigration lawyer takes my case but this time to win ....like I said before 18 years no problems own a trucking business in new york minister in my church ...happily married drugs possession wit...

    Leon’s Answer

    "If you think you got a good case call me....718 2198333" - I don't think you have a good case. Did you have a lawyer the last THREE times you applied?

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