I got my appointment for my i485! (Got the email notification)

Asked about 1 year ago - Telford, PA

Are these appointments based to your closest service center?
Like in my case Philadelphia?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Your place of residence controls.

    Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response... more
  2. Harry Asatrian

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    Answered . Jurisdiction lies with the place of your residence. So in your case Philly.

    Mr. Asatrian's practice is dedicated to the area of immigration and nationality law. Please note the information... more
  3. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . Goes by residence. For example, in NY, we have 3 offices (Manhattan, Long Island City and Holtsville) - and its by residence, despite the fact that for example Manhattan may be closer to someone but because they live in a certain area, they would be sent to one of the other offices.

    Irene Vaisman, Esq. 11 Broadway, Suite 615 New York, NY 10004 (646) 253-0516 This is not legal advice and a... more

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