Q: how do i find out what name to use on k1 visa paperwork for my fiancee when she had a birth certificate problem?
my fiancees parents manually typed on her birth certificate a extra name which has be used on all documents till this day. her name is princess hagar jainal but the "princess" part was added afterwards and used for everything. applying for her k1 we don't know what name to officially use and if she should get a name change officially which would take another 6 months or just use hagar jainal.
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To be sure, I would highly recommended using services of an experienced immigration attorney to review all documents and then give you a correct answer regarding what name to be used.
As different names or mismatching of names can cause unnecessary delays, I would suggest you hire an attorney.
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