I'm an intern at the Brown Hotel from Philippines. I would like to know if there's any other way for me to stay here legally and get papers. I still have 3 months left for my internship.
It would be virtually impossible to advise you correctly of your options without discussing your plans, other legal opportunities and your eligibility.
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Most people obtain green cards by being sponsored by their relatives (including their spouses) or through their employers. Others become permanent residents through EB-5 investments, the green card lottery or asylum.
Mr. Shusterman's (former INS Trial Attorney, 1976-82) 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.
First of all they are not "papers". You are requesting permanent residency. You have a few options as my colleagues have stated. However you should first meet with an immigration attorney to discuss your options. "Papers" is never a good way to refer to residency status if you are in front of an unsympathetic USCIS officer.
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