What is the longest it takes to receive the work authorization card after biometrics ?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Aurora, IL

My brother had his biometrics appointment before me and I already got everything including my SSN and he has not yet even received the work authorization card. He has been in initial review since November 25, 2012. I am just really concerned and want to know what can be the issue.

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  1. Stephen D. Berman

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . It should take 90 days from the date of filing unless there is a request for evidence.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more
  2. Laura Mandell

    Contributor Level 10


    Lawyer agrees

    Answered . What did your brother apply for? In USCIS-land, a processing time of several months is very common for many applications, so there is probably no need for concern.

    Nothing posted on this site is intended to create an attorney-client relationship. Laura Mandell, Law Office of... more
  3. Irene Vaisman


    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . depends on what he applied for

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

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