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Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq., Immigration Lawyer
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Experience:  10+ years of experience in various aspects of U.S. Immigration Law.
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My wife and I filed for a card through the CAA. I am cuban,

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Hello, my wife and I filed for a green card through the CAA. I am cuban, my wife is non-cuban. My case got approved last week (CU6) but my wife's case is still pending. Is this a normal procedure? Why didnt our cases get approved at the same time? Thanks.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
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Customer: that's all
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Hello! My name is***** and I am a licensed attorney with more than 14 years of experience. I am here to assist you with your questions. Please understand that if I ask you for additional information, you are NOT charged again and our communications are NOT timed. So please see this as a relaxed conversation between friends. I am here to help.

It is not uncommon. It doesn't mean that anything is wrong. At best, ***** ***** are approved together, but that's best case scenario. What cannot happen is CU7 approved before CU6. So it's either CU6 and CU7 approved together or CU6 approved first and then CU7. Just give it some time. I'm sure everything will be ok. If more than a month goes by without hearing anything, then you can do one of the following:

1) Call the USCIS Customer Service number at 1-***-***-****.

2) Go to and make an appointment to speak in person with an immigration officer to find out the status.

3) If the case is very delayed, you may contact your U.S. Congressmen to get them involved and have their staff push the case along. Here is a helpful link to help you with this:

4) And finally, you could hire an attorney to find out the status and also push the case along. You can try to find one at

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Expert:  Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I'm just following up with you to see how everything is going. Did my answer help? Please let me know. Thank you!

Expert:  Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your kindness and respect. Good luck to you.