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Carl Michael Shusterman

Los Angeles Immigration Attorney.

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  1. Can i change jobs within the same employer, when GC processing is going on

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Debbi Lee Klopman
    2 lawyer answers

    You can change jobs as long as you remain an executive or manager. You employer should, however, notify USCIS of the job change.

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  2. Can I take multiple jobs if I am on EAD ?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Christian Schmidt
    2 lawyer answers

    Yes, although if you happen to be adjusting your status through employer sponsorship, make sure that you are working for the sponsoring employer at least 40 hours per week.

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  3. Is it risky to file file taxes as "married filing separately" before filing the I-751?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Christian Schmidt
    3. Deborah Lynne Karapetian
    4. Jeffrey Adam Devore
    5. Curtis Frederic Pierce
    5 lawyer answers

    It is not risky as long as you are living together and can demonstrate that your marriage is bona fide.

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  4. What is unlawfull presence .immigration

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Shah Iqbal Nawaaz Peerally
    3. Otis Carl Landerholm
    4. Philip Alan Eichorn
    4 lawyer answers

    Unless the government determines that your asylum application is "frivilous", you are not accruing unlawful presence.

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  5. WHAT FORMS DO I NEED TO FILE FOR MY HUSBAND THAT IS ILLEGALLY IN THE US?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Giacomo Jacques Behar
    3. Alfredo Lozano
    4. Otis Carl Landerholm
    5. Perry Sai-On Chan
    6. ···
    6 lawyer answers

    Start with an I-130 petition. Then, if he is eligible, your husband can submit an I-601A waiver.

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  6. I'm a u.s citizen, can I marry a green cardholder?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Robert West
    3. Jamahl Calvin Kersey
    3 lawyer answers

    Yes, you can marry whoever you like. The green card holder can apply for naturalization 5 years after he got his green card or 3 years after he marries you, whichever comes first.

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  7. Do all married couples get called in to do an interview for permanent residency?

    Answered almost 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Armen Gukasyan
    3. Shah Iqbal Nawaaz Peerally
    4. Morgan Laine Place
    4 lawyer answers

    In over 30 years of practicing immigration law, in every marriage case that I have prepared and submitted, the couple has been interviewed. --------- Carl Shusterman, Esq. Former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) Board Certified Immigration Attorney (1986 - Present) Subscribe to our Free Immigration Newsletter 600 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1550 Los Angeles, CA 90017 (213) 394-4554 x0 Web: www.shusterman.com (English) www.inmigracion-abogado.com (Spanish)

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  8. Eb2 for green card, and 5yr exprences

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Marc Richmond Amos
    2 lawyer answers

    Question: Does your company require that all purchasing managers have a Masters degree or a Bachelors plus 5 years of professional experience? If not, your job will will not support an EB-2.

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  9. Fraudulent immigration lawyer?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Alexander Joseph Segal
    3. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina
    4. Christina Heakyung Lee
    5. F. J. Capriotti III
    5 lawyer answers

    You can report her to the California State Bar.

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  10. I have a unique situation

    Answered 9 months ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. David Norman Simmons
    3. Wendy Rebecca Barlow
    4. Alexander Joseph Segal
    5. Stephen D. Berman
    6. ···
    7 lawyer answers

    If you spouse is a US citizen, he/she may be able to sponsor you for a green card. Please see

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