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I am an Irish citizen who had a card under the Morrison visa

Hi, I am an Irish citizen who had a green card under the Morrison visa lottery program and I even applied for citizenship in 2006 but was then relocated to my firms operations in Ireland. Unfortunately, I never followed up and was then relocated to the Middle East. Unfortunately, I can't find my social security number nor my green card which had an expiry date on it as it was a 10 year green card. My wife however is a US citizen as are both my 2 children who even have US born abroad birth certificates. Therefore, I was wondering what is the best way to go about getting my green card back. Many thanks for your help, Raphael

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I'm female from Gulf Arab countries with BA degree. I want

I'm female from Gulf Arab countries with BA degree. I want to live USA.What visa should I apply for and for how long I can stay there with it?Will I be able to get a job, in a retailer for example or any legal job?For how long I should wait till I can get the USA passport?What I want is to stay in USA for years without being asked to leave and I want the USA nationality. The easiest visa I can get is for student, but I'm not planning to study. or for tourism.*Note: If I left my country I do not want to go back any time soon cause of a personal issue with my family.

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Law Educator, Esq.

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I just wanted to know best options to get a card or visa to

Hi I just wanted to know best options to get a green card or visa to be able to stay in the USA for up to 6 months at a time and eventually live in the USA - I live in Australia but I am a Spanish citizen with a Spanish passport ...

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Jennifer Marie, Esq.

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I am a non-resident alien lawfully living in the US under an

I am a non-resident alien lawfully living in the US under an O2 visa. I won the 2017 diversity visa lottery, low DV number ~7037 (France - EUROPE).My husband used to be on an L1 visa but lost his job this month and he is now under an O3 dependent on my O2 and cannot work as a result.We are going to file an I-485 and an I-765 at the same time for both of us to the USCIS Chicago Lockbox (once my DV# ***** published in the cut-off on the bulletin page https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/law-and-policy/bulletin.html, which should hopefully be in October 2016).That way, we will try get an EAD before we get the green card for my husband to work.We will also try to expedite the process by contacting the ​National Customer Service Center ​(​NCSC​)​ ​at 1-***-***-****​ for severe financial loss.What are the current filing fees for the I-485 and the I-765 in the case of a DV process?

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Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq.

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I am a non-resident alien lawfully living in the US under an

I am a non-resident alien lawfully living in the US under an O2 visa. I won the 2017 diversity visa lottery, low DV number ~7037 (France - EUROPE).I will submit an I-485 for me and my husband (as well as an I-131 Advance Parole to be able to travel) once my DV# ***** published in the cut-off on the bulletin page https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/law-and-policy/bulletin.html, which should hopefully be in October 2016.In order to send the requested documentation to the USCIS Chicago Lockbox as quickly as possible once my DV# ***** called, I would like to prepare the medical visit ASAP.Can I do it now before my number gets called?Thanks

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Nisha Jones, Esq.

Juris Doctorate

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Interested in working or studying in US. Want to know how to

Interested in working or studying in US. Want to know how to get work permit or green card and how much it would cost.

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Jennifer Marie, Esq.

Immigration Attorney

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I want to know how I can have a work permit in US and how

I want to know how I can have a work permit in US and how much it would cost if possible.Can I also know the work permit process in New Zealand too if possible?I would appreciate the answers.

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Jennifer Marie, Esq.

Immigration Attorney

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Madam, I am on H1B visa and I have 140 approved from my

Dear Sir/Madam,I am on H1B visa and I have 140 approved from my current employer. My wife also working on H1B and she also has 140 approved through her employer. Since my H1B is expiring on Dec 2016, insteady of extending H1B, i would like to convert my H1 to H4/EAD. After getting H4 EAD, I will continue working for my current employer.My question is, once I move to H4/EAD, in future if I need to come back to my H1B using approved I140, is it possible? Or do I need file for new H1B and go through the H1B quota?

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I have a friend from Uganda who is here on an F-1 student

Hi Jennifer,I have a friend from Uganda who is here on an F-1 student visa. The F-1 visa expires 8/16 and her I-20 expires May 2017. She wants to become a permanent resident with a green card.From what I've read she needs to file an Adjustment of Status (I-485), but someone, either the school, an employer, or even a blood relative already here on a green card, has to file the form for her. Is that correct? Can she file for it on her own?Someone had to file the F-1 for her, so I'm guessing it was the school she attends. She's in college.Is there anything else that she will need to do.

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Jennifer Marie, Esq.

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