Unfortunately we are in Japan at the moment and immigration lawyers are in very short supply.
I do want some legal advice but not sure if I can get it remotely.
Our situation in brief:
Retired US Military Japan and married to a Japanese national for 14 years with 3 kids, never moved to the States.
Currently working as a Military contractor, but recently laid off because of the sequestration mess.
Was supposed to be here on this contract another year or two, plenty of time to do immigration process.
My company and Japan have given me 30 days to repatriate to the States with no warning.
I have submitted my I-130 to the Chicago lockbox and waiting of the I-797 to come back.
When I get the I-797 I will submit it and the I-129f to the Dallas lockbox, procedures from USCIS website.
You are already married; you do NOT have to submit a Fiancée petition per your wife!
After the I-130's approval you will get written instructions on now to proceed from the National Visa Center in Portsmouth, NH.
Call the nearest US consulate's American Citizen Services dept; ask for urgent assistance with this.
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