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I want to know the process of name split on an indian passport and visa while in US (H1B visa holder)

Charlotte, NC |

I have indian passport with given name as xx yy zz and surname 'blank'. So my US visa has the following given name - FNU and surname - xx yy zz. I want to change it to given name - xx and surname - yy. without any zz as it is my father's name.
What is the process for the same?

Attorney Answers 4


  1. The process is to consult with an immigration attorney directly and fully disclose ay details as to the name discrepancy. Then you can resolve the problem.


  2. I agree with my Colleague, consult with an immigration attorney and they will help you file the proper paperwork to make the changes you require.


  3. I agree with my colleagues. A review of the documents is necessary.

    While this answer is provided by a Florida Bar Certified Expert in Immigration and Nationality Law, it is for general information purposes only and an attorney/client relationship is neither intended nor created. You should seek out qualified counsel to review your case and provide you with advice specific to your situation. Call +1-561-478-5353 to schedule a consultation with Mr. Devore.


  4. Speak with an immigration attorney and the attorney will guide you through the process.

    919.225.3963
    immigration@rbrownllc.com
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    Robert Brown LLC
    2330 Meridian Parkway, Suite 3050
    Durham, NC 27713