I am living in the US on an H - 1B visa and my son is almost 21 . He has an H - 4 in the USA but studies in Canada .

Asked over 1 year ago - Pleasanton, CA

He is on an H - 4 and he is studying in Canada . He will be age 21 before he finished school . What visa should he get in order to visit ? Will he be able to visit on the H - B visa , also , when I receive a green card , how can I add him when he is over the age of 21 ?

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  1. Alena Shautsova

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    Answered . I agree with my colleagues. You should consult an experienced immigration attorney for this matter. You may schedule a consultation with an immigration lawyer in your area, my firm is handling these matters in New York. If you would like free legal updates on these immigration issues you may sign up for our newsletter at http://www.shautsova.com .

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  2. Hetinder Singh Gill

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    Answered . You need to seek assistance of an immigration attorney.

    Raja S. Gill | Attorney At Law | Gill Law Group rsg@rsgattorney.com | http://www.orangecountyimmigrationfirm.com... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    when I receive a green card , how can I add him when he is over the age of 21 ?
    Most likely, you will need to petition him.

    You should retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise you, and handle the case. You can find one through http://www.ailalawyer.com.

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  4. Tripti Sharad Sharma

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    Answered . Technically he is not on H-4 if he is not in the U.S. He can visit you on B-2, study on F-1 or seek H-1B through a qualifying employer. Consult a competent immigration attorney to discuss his options.

    This response is general in nature and cannot be construed as legal advice, given that not enough facts are known.... more

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