Immigration Attorney

Asked over 1 year ago - Jacksonville, FL

If I have applied for Asylum from Syria and I am waiting for my interview to be schedule, can applying for TPS hurt my Asylum case?

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  1. Jeffrey Adam Devore

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    Answered . If you are eligible for TPS you can and should apply for TPS benefits. It will not have any adverse effect on your asylum case.

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  2. Shahzad Ahmed

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    Answered . Salam. Syria was just recently redesignated for TPS. I would take advantage of it. Please obtain a full legal consultation for your case and file if you are eligible.

  3. Kyndra L. Mulder

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    Answered . You should apply for TPS

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  4. John Grayson Davidson

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    Answered . I would say it won't hurt you. I'm not aware of any rule prohibiting it.

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  5. Cindy Medina

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    Answered . no, it should hurt you application. I agree with my colleague in that I am not aware of any rules prohibiting it.

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  6. Bradley Lawrence Whitney Thomson

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    Answered . I recommend filing for TPS in case your asylum application is denied...it will not affect your asylum application.

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