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form. My wife came over...
I am having problems understanding how to fill out the I-485 form. My wife came over on a K1 Visa. There's so many different things we've been told to do that we don't know what to do first.
JA: What is your official status? Do you have any pending applications or petitions with USCIS?
Customer: No. We just need to do all the other stuff like file out marriage cert, apply name change, get her a driver's license, and file the 485. Not sure what to do firt.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: No. Just started to fill out the I- 485 and got lost in it
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No not really.
Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Immigration Law
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Hi Jen. Im hoping to find a I-485 Form SME who can either talk me through it step by step or fill it out for us.
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 4 months ago

Sure, I'm happy to help. Please let me know what your specific question are one by one and I'll answer them.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok. I work for the government so will try it again this weekend and write them down then.
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 4 months ago

Ok, sounds good. I'll be around. If I don't answer right away then I'm not online but will be back soon. You can just send the questions over.

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Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 4 months ago

Just letting you know I'm still here whenever you need me.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Jen, sorry for the delayed response. I've been very busy. Here are the questions I have.1. Part 1. Page 2. Question 23.a.
If you were issued a Form I-94 Arrival-departure Record Number....We found no such form among her paperwork. Is this something she should have received as part of a K1 Visa packet?If so, how do we ask for a copy or get the information?2. Part 1. Page 3. Question 1.a.We checked the block for Person admitted to the US as fiancee, Form I-129F.Do we need to send a copy of that with this form?
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Also, under question 2, do we also need to send in a Form I-797?
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