No one on Avvo could allay your expectations and assure you when you may receive a favorable decision to apply for an EAD, as the USCIS will determine that and based on its caseload the delay may be significant.
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You should be able to, but no one can predict or assure you that.
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It takes over a year to get an approval on a U visa petition. You filed in October. You have a long time to wait.