I think it is wise to consult or even retain an experienced immigration attorney for your intended application. There are certain requirements for K-1 visa, one of which is that you have physically met her within the last 2 years before applying for the visa.
I agree with my colleague. I'm sure you want to be reunited with your love one as quickly as possible, and hiring someone who knows how to navigate through the process will be very beneficial to you.
This is an important matter and there is no good reason except for saving some money to try it on your own without a professional. Yes some proceed without professional representation some are successful and some are not. Even with a professional representing you and you fiance not all are eventually approved but the likelihood of success is significantly increased.
Attorney Robert Brown's (former INS Director, 1972-99) reply to your question is general in nature, and does not constitute legal advice as all facts are known to him. For specific advice or representation you should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law. Mr. Brown's reply on AVVO does not create an attorney/client relationship not constitute legal advice.
Yes it is. A K1 visa can be a challenging process due to the level of paperwork required so it is advisable to consult with an attorney to understand the process.
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Yes, you should at least consult with an experience Immigration lawyer who can guide you through the process.
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