Q: Can I marry my foreign fiancé in Canada )I’m American he’s not ) then apply for adjustment of status when in USA?
From what I understand marrying a foreign national under visa waiver program and then adjusting status ALL in the USA is considered visa fraud and could complicate matters . If we went to Canada to get married then returned to the US and adjusted status would this be acceptable ? Marriage would not be performed in the US and no marriage took place while he was on visa waiver
A: A consultation with a competent immigration attorney is advisable. An experienced immigration attorney can explain the various paths to permanent residency for your spouse that comport with the law, including immigrant visa consular processing or fiance(e) visa processing. Again, considering scheduling an appointment with a lawyer. Congratulations on your impending nuptials!
A: You should follow the strict letter of the law so no snafus or delays or denials result in your application processing. Discuss with counsel here in Florida about the best path to a positive result.
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