Just as the title says I'm trying to find out if it should be possible / easy for my girlfriend to get a tourist visa under the circumstances outlined above. She really doesn't have any intention of staying in the US and should we want that we could just get married and get her a green card. However, she was already denied a tourist visa around a year ago when she applied.
Basically I'm trying to find out whether it is worth it for her to re-apply for a tourist visa AND if it is worth it would hiring an attorney to handle this case increase the odds in her favor?
Some background information:
- She is a Peruvian citizen
- Our son is also a Peruvian citizen and does not have a US passport right now even though I could get him one.
- I'm a US citizen living in Peru with them
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Having a US citizen boyfriend will not necessarily increase her chances to obtain the visa. She can apply again, but unless she can show strong ties with her country, and is able to show the consular officer that she has not intention to immigrate to the United States, the result may be the same. Consult with an experienced immigration lawyer about other options that may be available to her.
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