How long my case pending in BIA

Asked over 2 years ago - Monsey, NY

my asylum case granded by immigration judge but goverment apeal....almost one year and 2 months how can I bring my desicion soon from BIA

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman


    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . I agree with Attorney Powell although you may just have to wait for the BIA to decide your case.

    Please see

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

    Contributor Level 11

    Answered . BIA is unpredictable. My practice in Spring Valley has seen decisions held out for longer, but certainly we should be able to send an inquiry on your behalf, if you are not currently already represented.

    This advice was intended to be general in nature and not to be taken as a legal opinion or legal advice and was... more
  3. Fabian Powell

    Contributor Level 9


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . Your attorney should contact the BIA to find out the status of the court's review. Also, contact the government's attorney.
    Fabian E Powell

  4. Jeffrey Adam Devore

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . There is no specific time frame in which the BIA must decide an appeal. 14 months is not an unreasonable time for a case to be pending before the BIA.

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