Nonimmigrant waiver after being found guilty of fraud

Asked over 2 years ago - San Leandro, CA

A US consulate found me to have enclosed a fake letter to support my H1B petition, and denied me the visa. My wife is in America, working on H1B status and our toddler son who is US born is there too. This just happened a few months ago. Do I have any chance to get a waiver if I apply now?

Attorney answers (3)

  1. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . You will most likely need a waiver.

    You should retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise you, and handle the case.

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

    Contributor Level 12

    Answered . Can you not join her as a derivative to her H-1B petition? You should consult with an experienced immigration attorney to help you, preferable someone with experience in H-1B's.

  3. Gintare Grigaite

    Contributor Level 18

    Answered . Findings of fraud are a serious matter, and you may require a waiver. Consult with an experienced immigration attorney on this matter.

    Contact immigration attorney Gintare Grigaite at 646-407-2331. Answers on AVVO do not constitute legal advice and... more

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