Leave the country in the middle of process

Asked over 1 year ago - Chicago, IL

Hi I am wondering if the person has to leave the US in the middle of adjust status for marriage green card process what will happen? Now she is here with J1 visa one entry . she can enter the US again or pick her green card out of the US

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . If she leaves the US without advance parole, she will have to apply for her immigrant visa abroad.

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  2. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . that is not how it works, once adjustment is pending, need advance parole to travel. However, traveling with advance parole can potentially create other problems (depending on other factors). Consult with an attorney.

    This is not legal advice and a client attorney relationship is not created. For a free consultation call (718)234-5588.
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . It depends on whether that person leaves with an advance parole, or not.

    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.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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