I am a u.s citizen living in the u.s i have my wife and son who are in mexico. I applied for an i130 petition (one for each) back in march 2015 both my cases are currently in the NVC i received the welcome letter only for my wifes petitition and p...
Ask the NVC to consolidate their two cases and send them to Ciudad Juarez. The process takes an average of 6 months.See question
My work gave me my last ck and there is insufficient money or possible fraud ck. They also let me go in a manner that may need some looking into. The state attorney said to get a lawyer
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I am on H1B Visa and my sister is citizen. She like to apply Family visa under brother category. Should she apply both Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative & Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status? What’s the d...
She should file the I-130 form sponsoring you for a green card. Since the current waiting times are between 12 and 23 years, depending on your country of birth, it's a bit early to file an I-485. Seriously, you may want to consider getting a green card through employment instead. See below:See question
I also have not completed my degree, what makes it a even harder. I have been offered a Research Assistant position at the laboratory I made my summer internship at, but I'm not eligible for CTP/OTP. I can't really afford my last year - I am a tra...
Since you are subject to the 2-year home residency requirement, the only way for you to get an H-1B visa or a change of status to H-1B is to get a J waiver first.
J waivers may be obtained by the following means: (1) No Objection Letters (Not for IMGs); (2) Exceptional Hardship; (3) Persecution; and (4) Interested Government Agencies (IGAs).See question
I need a lawyer to represent my husband in stewart Detention Center. I already have the cancellation of removal & adjustment of status application filled out with the supporting documents & all copies. He has court Next week. OCT. 22.
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I read that The Second Chance Act allows for removal of non-violent convictions from offenders records. Is this true
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I was doing a PhD in science. My first OPT expired on 18 Feb 2015, and I mistakenly didn't extend it. I was doing research in the same lab while seeking a postdoc, and departed the US in late September. Now I'm applying for a J1 visa for a po...
You can certainly try, but you need to pray for a sympathetic consular officer.
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Hello, I got an asylum status January 2015 . I'm adjusting my husband status -who is in the usa on a visit visa- through I730 . I heard it might take long time . I want to know if I got the green card next year and he ...
If you were married to him in January 2015 when your asylum application was granted, submitting an I-730 is the fastest way for him to qualify as an asylee.See question
I applied for asylum a year ago, and the case is pending and i didnt get interviewed, its in los angeles. How long do you think it will take and can i travel? What is the acceptance rate of advance parole and what requirements are needed so the ad...
It often takes several years to get an asylum interview in Los Angeles. See below:See question