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Will I be denied deferred action if I provided my made up social security on I-765 form?

Santa Ana, CA |
Filed under: Deferred action

I qualify and meet all the requirements for DECA . I think that I made a mistake by providing the made social security on form I - 765 .

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  1. That question only seeks any SSN that was officially issued by the Soc. Sec. Admin. As such, 'none' should've been entered there. Wait to see what the response is from USCIS. If there are more questions, talk to an immigration attorney.

    (626) 771-1078 Los Angeles Attorney Theodore Huang, Esq. This is not legal advice. No attorney/client relationship is established. Attorney Huang is licensed in MD; practice limited to federal law.


  2. Bad mistake. Keep your fingers crossed.

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    Carl Shusterman, Esq.
    Former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82)
    Board Certified Immigration Attorney (1986 - Present)
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    (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.


  3. Let's hope not. Since you had no valid SS# you should have entered "none"

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 s.ouya@mainalaw.com Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street, Suite 707 San Francisco, CA 94104


  4. Yes, this is a mistake. Wait to see what USCIS says, and if you get a Request For Evidence (RFE), then make sure you consult with a lawyer. Good luck.

    Christy Han Mohan, A Law Corporation
    Immigration Attorney
    19800 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 1000, Irvine, CA 92612
    Phone: 949.222.5900 | Fax: 888.488.6431
    Email: christy@chmlegal.com
    Website: http://www.chmlegal.com

    This is not legal advice, no guarantees/warranties have been made, and no attorney/client relationship has been formed.

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