Tripti Sharad Sharma’s Answers

Tripti Sharad Sharma

Newark Immigration Attorney.

Contributor Level 19
  1. Is it compulsory for my wife to change her name after marriage( I am a foreigner married to a us citizen )

    Answered 10 months ago.

    1. Christine B. Adams
    2. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    3. Karen-Lee Pollak
    4. Maria J. Marty
    5. Daniel Patrick Hanlon
    6. ···
    9 lawyer answers

    Not taking husband's last name should not matter too much if you have good documentation to show bona fides of marriage.

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  2. I just got my permanent green card for 10 yrs. Can I petition for my parents?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    2. Christian Schmidt
    3. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina
    4. Thomas Joseph Baker
    4 lawyer answers

    No. Permanent residents cannot petition for parents; only US citizens can.

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  3. I 130 and 485

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Alexander Joseph Segal
    2. Eliza Grinberg
    3. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    4. Carly Stadum
    5. F. J. Capriotti III
    5 lawyer answers

    You can always file an incomplete application. However it will result in a delay in processing as you will get a request for evidence (RFE) seeking the birth certificate. Your adjustment application cannot be approved without the birth certificate or a legitimately documented non availability of it.

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  4. What if h1b filed before april 1st?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    2. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina
    3. Alexander Joseph Segal
    4. J Charles Ferrari
    5. F. J. Capriotti III
    5 lawyer answers

    Since it was filed early, namely, before April 1, USCIS can reject it and return your packet back to your attorney. However, since it was a weekend, they may consider it as filed on next business day which is April 1. There is no clear answer to your question. Considering that USCIS will consider petitions filed all week towards a tentative lottery, you may not know until next week how they proceeded with your petition. In addition, duplicate filing is not permitted; your employer...

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  5. Does a second USCIS interview mean we did something wrong ?

    Answered 10 months ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    3. Athina Balta
    4. Karen-Lee Pollak
    5. F. J. Capriotti III
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    7 lawyer answers

    You have 2 choices - have your case reviewed by an attorney for his/ her opinion whether you filed a good convincing bona marriage case with appropriate documentation OR risk another interview of not convincing the Officer. If the latter happens you are likely to pay more towards refiling or challenging the decision.

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  6. Will divorce terminate my legal status ?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Andrew Marino Bramante
    2. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    3. Neil Ian Fleischer
    4. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina
    5. F. J. Capriotti III
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    9 lawyer answers

    The USCIS may visit the bona fides of marriage when you apply for naturalization since you got your green card through marriage to USC. Divorce, by itself, does not automatically cause termination of residency.

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  7. Green Card and H1B Sponsorship for Non Profit Foundation

    Answered 4 months ago.

    1. Alexander Joseph Segal
    2. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    3. F. J. Capriotti III
    4. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko
    4 lawyer answers

    This question requires a complete analysis of the job opening and your qualifications. Best to work with an immigration lawyer.

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  8. What are the effects of First DUI on H1B Visa Stamping? Do's and Don'ts? What should I expect?

    Answered 9 months ago.

    1. Alexander Joseph Segal
    2. Michael Stewart Phillips
    3. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    4. F. J. Capriotti III
    5. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko
    5 lawyer answers

    Best to have the disposition reviewed by an immigration attorney.

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  9. Is the 20k H1B exemption applicable for someone with Master's degree in Taxation from a US university?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. F. J. Capriotti III
    3. Tripti Sharad Sharma
    4. Justin Eric Elder
    4 lawyer answers

    All persons with Master's degree from an accredited University are counted towards the 20K number.

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  10. Immigration I-130/I-485 first interview: do you usually attend w client? in what cases yes, what cases no?

    Answered 11 months ago.

    1. Carl Michael Shusterman
    2. Giacomo Jacques Behar
    3. Thomas Joseph Baker
    4. Alexander Joseph Segal
    5. Camille Kim Cook
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    7 lawyer answers

    I attend most interview with my clients irrespective of complexity.

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