Entering US as on AP as "parolee"

Asked over 1 year ago - Sunnyvale, CA

Suppose somebody has two ways to enter US H1B or on Advance Parole . What are the disadvantages of entering US as parolee ?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . I advised all of our clients to stay in H-1B until the day that they get their green cards. If anything should go wrong in the green card process, they will not be deported.

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Hassan Hussein Elkhalil

    Contributor Level 15


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    Answered . When you enter the country as parolee, you have no legal status.

    Good luck,

    Elkhalil Law, P.C.
    Hassan Elkhalil
    (770) 612-3499

    Disclaimer: This answer is for informational and educational use only. This answer does not create attorney-client relationship. For more details, I recommend a private consultation with an immigration lawyer.

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