Legal Advice for Sponsoring an Immigrant — 56 results
Written by attorney Robert Webber, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
I-140 petition must be approved; and To qualify for AC21 portability, a foreign national must be the beneficiary of an APPROVED labor certification application (stage 1 of the green card... more
Written by attorney Rebecca Black, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Preparing to file the Labor Certificate You will want a lawyer who is experienced in Labor Certification, as this process is complex w/special language.
First, find a company that is... more
Written by attorney Stuart Reich, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
A guide for immigration sponsors who cannot meet the financial support or status/residence requirements for the Affidavit of Support, and those who might assist them.
Written by attorney Karen-Lee Pollak, about 1 year ago. STAFF PICK
Before DOMA, U.S. Immigration law did not allow U.S. citizens, permanent residents or non-immigrant visa holders to obtain American immigrant benefits for their same-sex spouses. Bi-... more
Written by attorney Lea McDermid, 4 months ago.
This guide will provide a quick overview to the ways in which a person can obtain permanent residence in the U.S. (a green card) based on their relationship to a family member. USEFUL... more
Written by attorney Jennifer Bennett, over 2 years ago.
Helpful tips on how to search for an find an immigration lawyer to assist you, including important factors you may wish to take into consideration.
Written by attorney Ruby Powers, over 2 years ago.
Immigration law is not always logical. I remember before I was an immigration attorney I thought there could be no way the U.S. Government would keep foreigners who married US citizens from... more
Written by attorney Mary Madrid-Crost, over 2 years ago.
This article is a preview of the Department of Homeland Securitys intention to streamline the waiver application process for immediate relatives who have been unlawfully present in the... more
Written by attorney Peter Park, 6 months ago.
Marriage-based immigration can be a simple but also a very complicated process depending on an individual's situation. Often, many factors affect proper planning of this immigrant visa... more
Written by attorney Caroly Pedersen, 8 months ago.
How Long Will It Take? Understanding Family Sponsored Immigration Visas, Priority Dates and the Visa Bulletin - Learn more about Family Immigration waiting lines. Why Is It Taking So Long... more