I need to ask my employer to start a green card process under EB-2 category for me. The problem is that I haven’t done my master degree yet. My master degree will be sent from the University by this December. In order to start a green card process the employer should work on a prevailing wage and other stuff which it usually takes a long time before I come into the picture. I need to get my green card as early as possible...Thanks!!
You probably need to change jobs since your current employer hired you before you got a Masters degree.
(213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration experience. His response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
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EB3 can be started immediately.
EB2 will require a change of jobs AFTER you have obtained the Master's degree
Your employer needs to retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise them, and handle the case. Your employer can find one through http://www.ailalawyer.com.
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Talk to your employer ASAP to see if they are even willing to sponsor you for a green card. Then take it from there. Hopefully they have their own immigration lawyer to advise about the process.
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