Asked in Immigration Law for Virginia

Q: I need help

I lived illegally in USA 7 years ago. Never got a problem. I came back to my country and now I got offer a work permit for Canada as a truck driver to go from Canada to USA and VS. Would the fact that I lived in USA in the past be a problem to enter with a work permit for working purposes only?

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Kelli Y Allen

Answered
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Charlotte, NC

A: Yes, that is definitely a problem. You will not be able to enter the U.S. legally without a waiver for the unlawful presence. You should seek the assistance of an experienced immigration attorney.

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