Getting J1 approval for spouse while GC is in process ?
If one of spouse is on J-1 visa and other partner is in process of getting I-485 approved under EB-2 category, can it affect the renewal of J-1 visa stamping from the home country? Also, given that getting J-1 for the spouse for unavoidable (because her program did not sponsor H-1B etc.) but ultimately she also wants to get green card after finishing her program. How does that work? or what care need to be taken?
1 attorney answer
A J1 is a nonimmigrant visa. If there is evidence that one intends to immigrate, the application may be denied.
The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an attorney to discuss your individual case.