Can a mother (green card holder) request "express processing" to speed an approved immigration petition for her son in Syria.

Asked almost 2 years ago - Hackensack, NJ

Her son has already been approved for immigration but his case date is 2010 and LUSCIOUS is currently on 2005 . Due to the civil was in Syria and the constant threat on her son's life as battles occur around his residence on a daily basis , would petitioning for " express processing " be applicable in his situation ? If so , what is the process ?

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apologies for the incorrect automatic computer correction for USCIS into LUSCIOUS.
Also, if express processing is applicable what are the chances in such a situation.

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Unfortunately, there is no way to bypass visa availability. Your friend's son will need to wait until an immigrant visa becomes available. He could potentially enter the United States with a non-immigrant visa such as an H-1B or L-1 visa depending upon his education and work experience. These non-immigrant visas allow for dual intent.

  2. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . I agree

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  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . There is no express processing available.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  4. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

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    Answered . I agree with my colleagues

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 s.ouya@mainalaw.com Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street,... more

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