My boyfriend is applying for citizenship and we are getting married .How long will it take me to get my green card?

Asked over 1 year ago - Jacksonville, FL

Hello,
My boyfriend is applying for citizenship and we are getting married before he applies. We attend to introduce our papers together. How long will it take me to get my working permit and my greencard?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . I agree with my colleague.

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  2. Haroen Calehr

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    Answered . He should apply for citizenship/naturalization first and then apply for you, its much faster, 4-6 months versus 2 years. To naturalize usually takes 3-6 months.

  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . The amount of time it takes for him to become a US citizen, plus the amount of time it take you both to file, plus six months on average for processing time.

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