Im going threw a divorce to a filipina girl came over from Philippines withen less then a year leaves me for another man she is not a usa citizen my son is what can i do to get pro bono help shes trying to have me pay for her lawyer as well an take sole custody of my son i am looking for a pro bono... Read more »
Most lawyers, much like other professionals do not work for free. If you desire to retain the services of a free or no cost lawyer, I suggest you call Legal Aid in the community in which you reside. Good luck.
Im going threw a divorce to a filipina girl came over from Philippines withen less then a year leaves me for another man she is not a usa citizen my son . What can i do to get pro bono help an or payment plan as i do not make much shes trying to have me pay for her lawyer as well an take sole... Read more »
You need to consult in person with a family lawyer in your area. Find one that offers a free consultation. If you believe that you cannot afford a lawyer then contact the local legal aid office for assistance.
My husband and I had our marriage green card interview today. We were asked some standard basic questions about our relationship. And our IO asked my husband a lot of questions about his government/military career back in his country (Nigeria), mainly if he had ever used weapons or trained with... Read more »
Please do not worry. Just because they would like to take some time to review does not mean that you will be denied. If you do not receive an approval letter, you should receive a letter with instructions. If you do not receive a letter within 90 days you should call the customer service number. If...Read more »
In order to properly answer your question, I need to know how your son lost his status. Based on those facts we can provide you with a recommendation. If he does not have all the facts, we can request a copy of his record from the government and that would provide the most...Read more »
Hi...I have a friend from Brazil who was recently in the country on a B1/B2 Visa. They were granted 6 months when they arrived. They stayed 155 days...roughly 5 months. They left before the Visa expired to return to Brazil. How long should they wait before returning? They have family in the US... Read more »
In general, they can leave the United States and turn around and come back in; however, every time your friend re-enters the US with the tourist visa, they have to endure the scrutiny of the border officers asking questions about the motive and length of the new visit. The officers mostly want to...Read more »
Are you the U.S. Citizen petitioner, or are you the foreign national intended beneficiary? Based on your question, it would seem that you are the U.S. Citizen. Although your participation in a past marriage-fraud case may raise a red flag as to the bona fide nature of your current (prospective)...Read more »
Are the mother and father of the daughter married to one another? So long as the mother "can be credited with 40 quarters of coverage pursuant to the Social Security Administration’s regulations" (as opposed to having earned herself), then the father's/husband's credits may also cover the...Read more »
The scenario is she enters the USA on visa waiver program and we decide to get married during the week she will be here visiting and she returns back to Europe and once she’s back in Europe we begin the spouse immigrant green card process from there seen as acceptable ? I understand visa fraud is... Read more »
Arguably, so long as your fiancée intends on returning to the U.K. to conclude a family-based immigration case at the U.S. Embassy, there is nothing fraudulent or illegal about marrying in the United States while here in visitor status under the Visa Waiver Program. The U.S. Department of State's...Read more »
In order to avoid having to apply for a K1 fiancé visa for the USA and not commuting visa fraud by getting married in the states on visa waiver program we were thinking of just crossing over to Canada to get married while she’s here in Vermont for a weeks visit . Can we do this and after She is... Read more »
To be clear, so long as your fiancé intends on returning to the U.K. to conclude a family-based immigration case at the U.S. Embassy, there is nothing fraudulent or illegal about marrying in the United States while here in visitor status under the Visa Waiver Program. The U.S. Department of...Read more »
Assuming you (the petitioner) are a U.S. Citizen (not simply a U.S. Legal Permanent Resident), if your DACA spouse last entered the United States using a visa, with just a few limited exceptions, he is likely eligible to complete the marriage-based immigration process stateside through what is...Read more »
I've been a permanent US resident for the past 39 years and have kept my papers up to date, I was told that I was considered a US citizen 2 times by USCIS, only to be told by 1 that I wasn't. I just want to know the facts of that law.
The citizenship laws have changed over the years. You should likely schedule a consultation with a competent immigration attorney who can evaluate the specific facts of your life and your father's as they relate to the law possibly applicable to your situation. Certain issues, such as whether a...Read more »
2 identical I129R1 petitions, filed 2/15/2019. One is approved on 6/20/2019. We receive a NOID on the second petition on 8/3/2019 because the proffered position is not a religious occupation. Both petitions are for the same position. Can USCIS have it both ways? It is and it isn’t a religious... Read more »
Its like two people would have different opinions on one identical case even given the same frame work to consider. Immigration cases are not like mechanic system where with one input one may expect the output. That's why you need lawyers to make argument for you.
Affirmative Asylum pending since 2015. I-140 approved based on EB3 green . Needs to go consular processing at 3rd country US embassy. I need an attorney who has experience for this case. National Visa center is waiting to give them a US embassy with proof of letter. Letter should says that we do... Read more »
Yes, but it’s unclear whether he will be allowed to ‘ever immigrate’ as a matter of law and discretion. As a result, I strongly recommend an appointment or teleconference with a competent and experienced immigration attorney before there are any other complications.
It depends. If you are still married to and living with your abusive spouse, then probably. If not, then only if you have been a resident for five years can you do this. You really should consult with an immigration attorney.
My husband and I were scheduled for our interview for change of status (I-130). We were having marital trouble and did not attend the interview. We have been to counseling and have decided to continue with the marriage but we already recieved the letter that the case was denied and I reinstated my... Read more »
If your Petition for Relative (I-130) case was denied due to abandonment, by not showing up at the interview, yes - it is possible to file again. Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent immigration attorney before doing so, however, to flush out any possible issues. With respect to...Read more »
My question is if I got denied from 3rd country embassy how can I go back US. What is the best way to protect me and my family. I have no serious reason to apply advance parole. Do USCIS approve advance parole to get interview outside the country? If I can't re enter US, what will happen to my... Read more »
Advance Parole is granted based on good-faith. Going to third country for interview is good faith answer as to why you need advance parole. You may be granted. In the meantime, when your visa is current, you may apply for adjustment status in US.
Yes, as long as you don't violate the terms of your visa. In abundance of caution, I encourage you or anyone to consult with an experienced licensed immigration attorney saving you time, money, and future headaches.
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