Can I write a formal letter to the embassy of the united states for being absent for one year?

Asked 8 months ago - Arcadia, CA

While I am a green card holder.

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Yes, but what would it say? And what would that accomplish? Why didn't you get a Re-Entry Permit?

    Mr. Shusterman's (former INS Trial Attorney, 1976-82) response to your question is general in nature, as not all... more
  2. Wendy Rebecca Barlow

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    Answered . Are you wishing to return to the United States? Do you want to abandon your starus? You need to discuss the matter in a consultation. There is a lot more information needed to address your question.

    The information contained in this answer is provided for informational purposes only, and should not be construed... more
  3. Andrew D. Slepian

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    Answered . You have been outside the US for over one year? You plan on being absent? Regardless of your question, there are answers... however, you should at least consult with an attorney to go over the particular facts of your case and provide you legal advice you can rely on.

  4. Daniel Patrick Hanlon

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    Answered . Please explain why you would want to write such a letter; for example, are you trying to preserve your green card status, or has it already been determined to have been abandoned?

    Please note that this posting does not constitute legal advice or create any attorney-client relationship with the... more
  5. Francisco Fraerly Symphorien-Saavedra

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    Answered . Sure you can. You can write a formal letter for anything you would like.

    This communication should not be construed to create an attorney client relationship. All information provided is... more
  6. Joseph Franklin Pippen Jr.

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    Answered . Sure-why not?
    I am sure it will be filed
    appropriately.

    The answer given does not imply that an attorney-client relationship has been established and your best course of... more

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