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Guillermo, I contacted you some time ago about a change of
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TO Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq. Hello Sir, Yes, you may not believe it: You might remember our last conversation: My girlfriend got kicked out of her residency at January 17th. During the following we… read more
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My daughter was a student on F-1 visa. She graduated in May
My daughter was a student on F-1 visa. She graduated in May 2014 and continued with a one year OPT (Optional Practical Training) that just ended recently early July. Since I am on L-1 visa, my daughte… read more
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Im a citizen of the US, I have a fiancé who live in Australia,
I'm a citizen of the US, I have a fiancé who live in Australia, I want to bring her to the US to marry her, what is the quickest and cheapest way to accomplish this?… read more
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I am on a J 1 research visa with the last date on the DS2019
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I had a J1 visa, it experied on Dec 2011 and I had completed
I had a J1 visa, it experied on Dec 2011 and I had completed my program, I went back to my country the Dominican Republic, but before that while having the J1 I got married with a USA citizen and had … read more
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Hello Mr. lawyer, I have F-1 which I changed a status from
Hello Mr. lawyer, I have F-1 which I changed a status from H-1B in U.S. in 2010. I have a plan for a mission in Mexico for a day trip and will come back on a same day. My questions are as follows; 1. … read more
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I am married to a filipino J1 visa holder. Her sponsor has
I am married to a filipino J1 visa holder. Her sponsor has just informed her that they are dropping her sponsorship and she has another year on her visa. We have applied for a waiver from the Philippi… read more
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
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Hi, I am on OPT which expires on 30 Jan 2009, however my H1
Hi, I am on OPT which expires on 30 Jan 2009, however my H1 got approved on November 4th 2008( 20 days ago). Now i have problems with my employer as there are no projects and he is not giving paystubs… read more
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Im a F1 Student visa in U.S and im getting married with an
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F-1 student visas and entering the country on visa waiver
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