Immigration Law

Immigration law questions? Ask an immigration lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Immigration Law Questions
I'm a US citizen and my wife is a Japanese citizen. We
Hello, I'm a US citizen and my wife is a Japanese citizen. We married in 2005 in the US and she got her green card in 2006. Before the green card she was previously on a US work visa sponsored by the … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
My husband is from guatemala came here 16 years ago on a hb2
Hi my husband is from guatemala came here 16 years ago on a hb2 visa worked and went back to guatemala. came back again on the hb 2 visa then he never went back has stayed here and he has continued to… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
Second opinion] my husband is from guatemala came here 16
Second opinion] Hi my husband is from guatemala came here 16 years ago on a hb2 visa worked and went back to guatemala. came back again on the hb 2 visa then he never went back has stayed here and he … read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
7,686 satisfied customers
This question is for an immigration lawyer. I came to USA on
This question is for an immigration lawyer. I came to USA on a student exchange visa J1 that was later changed to tourist visa. Now I have been out of status for about 10 years. My husband petitioned … read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
I have a new question regarding form i-864W. Since I am
Hello Again Jennifer, I have a new question for you regarding form i-864W. Since I am being petitioned by my daughter, and I have earned enough income credits at the Social Security Administration off… read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
7,686 satisfied customers
My mother is living in Honolulu on an expired visa. She has
My mother is living in Honolulu on an expired visa. She has been overstaying for several years. My sister lives in Texas and plans to petition her. What is the process for filing a petition together w… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,429 satisfied customers
i came to the USA 27 years ago on a student visa. my visa expires,in
i came to the USA 27 years ago on a student visa. my visa expires,in 1986.I have been working and paying/filing taxes and paying into the social security for the past 25 years.i recently got married t… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
Filed for sister I130 with 245(i) in April2001.She and her
Filed for sister I130 with 245(i) in April2001.She and her husband with son(now 17) and daughter(now 20) came to US leagally in 1995 but out of status since 1996. Very clean record. i130 immigrant pet… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
Hi, my wife became a US citizen and applied for her daughters
Hi, my wife became a US citizen and applied for her daughter's immigration in Nov 2009. This child is from her previous marriage. I-130 was approved on June 2nd, 2010. I have been instructed via mail … read more
Law Girl
Law Girl
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
451 satisfied customers
(For Judith) Hi Judith. A girl had her brother file for a petition
(For Judith) Hi Judith. A girl had her brother file for a petition in 1998. She has been in the US continuously since that day, including the date specified to qualify for 245(i). She is here illegall… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,429 satisfied customers
Facts I live in Florida /USA for 10 years using a E1 Visa I
Facts I live in Florida /USA for 10 years using a E1 Visa I married an American citizen in 2006 My E1 visa expires on June 16 2010 I will file for adjustment with the USCIS Chicago office Questions 1.… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
My wife was brought to the U.S. from Mexico illegally at the
My wife was brought to the U.S. from Mexico illegally at the age of 3. We have been together since 1998 when we were in high school. we got married in 2004 and have a 3 year old son. I am trying to ad… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
Hello, I am applying for adjustment of status through marriage
Hello, I am applying for adjustment of status through marriage but my husband doesn't make enough money to be my sponsor. I have a peson that can become co-sponsor but he is retired and collects pensi… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
I am a us citizen filing for my child under 1 year old. may
I am a us citizen filing for my child under 1 year old. may I file i-864w instead of i-864? i work here in us and have job letter but as i arrived recently i don't have tax returns. do I have to get a… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,429 satisfied customers
I am a citizen of the USA, I am on Social Security Disability.
I am a citizen of the USA, I am on Social Security Disability. I married a man from the Ivory Coast, he has been in the USA ilegally since 2000, can I petiton for his citizenship?… read more
Thomas K. Brown, Esq.
Thomas K. Brown, Esq.
Attorney-at-Law
Juris Doctor
182 satisfied customers
if i am working illegaly and have earned 40 credits can i use this credits with 184w f
i am trying to do a status adjustment based on marriage , i have 4 years of marriage and have two children born is U.S. my wife is an american citizen , buit i don't have a sponsor because my wife doe… read more
BizMatters
BizMatters
J.D.
666 satisfied customers
My fiance has been in the system for a number of years. He
My fiance has been in the system for a number of years. He did receive his green card by way of his father but got married soon after he received his temporary green card which changed his filing stat… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
115,818 satisfied customers
i married my wife in texas,she is from mexico.she has a ...
i married my wife in texas,she is from mexico.she has a tourist visa,that was all that the court house required for the marriage license.now to my question after i file form I-130 will this alow her t… read more
LEV
LEV
Retired
Bachelor's Degree Equivalent
30,882 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

4,009 satisfied customers

Private practice in several areas, including immigration

Wilton A. Person

Wilton A. Person

Immigration Lawyer

3,597 satisfied customers

Knowledgeable and experienced immigration lawyer.

Law Girl

Law Girl

Lawyer

451 satisfied customers

My law firm practices immigration law.

Gintare Grigaite

Gintare Grigaite

Immigration Attorney

186 satisfied customers

Expert Immigration Attorney

TheLeadCounsel

TheLeadCounsel

Immigration Attorney

17 satisfied customers

Immigration and Naturalization

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Lawyer

12 satisfied customers

Over 10+ years handling all aspects of Immigration Law.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Immigration Attorney

115,818 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x