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Ely, Counselor at Law
Category: Immigration Law
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Experience:  Private practice in several areas, including immigration
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My employment based card is pending and is about 4 years

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My employment based green card is pending and is about 4 years away at least as we are in Eb3 category from India.
Issue is me and my wife want to separate. She will lose her EAD if we Divorce as I am the primary applicant. We are residents of NJ and want to see if she can retain her immigration status if we do either of the following
1. NJ bed and board divorce
2. Financial settlement.
3. Post Nup aggrement.
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  Judith Ludwic replied 12 months ago.

What is a bed and board divorce? I am an immigration attorney and never heard of such. Does it involve a separation agreement?


Customer: replied 12 months ago.
It's NJ law. Bed and board. Yes there will be physical separation.
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Hi any update.
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Why have you taken up this if you are not able to answer in time
Expert:  Edward Young replied 11 months ago.

Hi there, I’m ***** *****, and I am a licensed immigration attorney. I see you’re asking about an EB-3 issue. I think I can help you, as I have over 30 years of experience in this area and have helped many people with their immigration issues.

Are you and your wife currently living together?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No we are not.