Asked in Immigration Law for Minnesota

Q: Good Morning, Attn: Regarding immigration lawI am currently living in Colombia and plan to move back to Minnesota.

We will be moving in 2020 and are wondering the best route to take for him to enter the country. I do not think he will be granted a visitor's visa, therefore would the best route be a fiance visa or with a spouse visa?

Thank you for any insight,

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1 Lawyer Answer

Kelli Y Allen

  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Charlotte, NC

A: Is the person you're referring to your boyfriend/fiance? If so, you can marry in Colombia and file a spousal visa petition. The process takes about a year and a half, so it that's the route you are going to take, it would make sense to file as soon as possible.

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