Houston, TX asked in Immigration Law for Texas

Q: U-visa application

Recently I just knew about U-visa. I got robbed 3 years ago (in April 2016) and I was injured and in hospital for 5 days. I wonder if I can still apply for U-visa now. Thanks.

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Kyndra Mulder

Answered
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Jacksonville, FL

A: To qualify for a U visa you must be assessing law enforcement or the state attorney in apprehending or prosecuting the person who assaulted you.

Stephen Arnold Black

Answered
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Orlando, FL
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Yes, have u assisted law enforcement in helping solve this crime? Call to discuss with counsel here in Florida. Many of us give free consultations.

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