Things to Consider When Hiring an Immigration Attorney

Family Petitions: The Importance Of The Affidavit Of Support

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Petitioning for family members to immigrate to the United States is a lengthy process. It is likely that a decade or more shall pass before you receive a notice from the NVC (National Visa Center) that your case is ready to be processed. Even at this point, you will still have a year or more before your family member’s interview. This allows time for you to fill out the necessary forms and gather supporting evidence to verify the information provided. Of all of these forms, none is more important than form I-864, the Affidavit...

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What If Your Spouse’s Application For Legal Residency Is Denied?

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If your spouse was born in another country, your marriage does not automatically guarantee him or her citizenship. Even though you are a United States citizen, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services, or USCIS, could deny his or her application for legal residency. If your spouse was denied, here are some of the most common reasons denials occur and what you can do about it.  Your Marriage Is Not Real The USCIS is tasked with determining if marriage-based applications for legal residency are legitimate. In other words, the agency...

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