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FOR GUILLERMO I have straight forward question for you. When
FOR GUILLERMOHello. I have straight forward question for you. When someone applied for a green card based on marriage to a U.S. citizen, do they have to bring anything in particular to their green car… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO This one is a longshot but I figured to ask
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. This one is a longshot but I figured to ask you.There is a gentleman who is 32 and unmarried currently in the US on a b2 and would like to apply for permanent residency.He had … read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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FOR GUILLERMO I have another inquiry, this time involving
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. I have another inquiry, this time involving someone applying for green card based on marriage to a U.S. citizen:On pg. 3 of the I-130, question 39a-c it asking about the inform… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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FOR GUILLERMO I have two new questions for you pertaining to
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. I have two new questions for you pertaining to applying for green card based on marriage to a U.S. citizen:1. The beneficiary has a new passport and and old one. The one with t… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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FOR GUILLERMO I have a couple quick questions about someone
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. I have a couple quick questions about someone applying for green card based on marriage to a U.S. citizen:1. If the U.S. citizen cannot find their birth certificate, is a copy … read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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FOR GUILLERMO I have a few questions about a gentleman who
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. I have a few questions about a gentleman who is a U.S. citizen who is submitting his I-130 petition for his spouse who is living abroad:1. As I mentioned, he is about to submit… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO There is a lady who is a U.S. Citizen who
FOR GUILLERMOHello sir. There is a lady who is a U.S. Citizen who would like to apply for her father to receive a Green Card. The father is living in the U.S.1. As far as proving the daughter/father r… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I am a US citizen,born in Chicago. I am preparing Form
Hello! I am a US citizen,born in Chicago. I am preparing Form I-129F for marrying a woman who was born - and currently living - in Brazil. I have two questions at the moment. 1) Both of us were marrie… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I'll become a U.S. citizen in a couple months(originally from
I'll become a U.S. citizen in a couple months(originally from Brazil) and I would like to petition a green card for my mother and stepfather. My stepfather has been my father figure since I was 10 yea… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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My daughter just turned 18 on Aug 14 2013 and has (or had)
My daughter just turned 18 on Aug 14 2013 and has (or had) dual U.S and Brazilian citizenship. What does she need to fill out or do in order to understand and/or declare any citizenship related issues… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I am married to a brazillian man. We were married in the U.S.//
I am married to a brazillian man. We were married in the U.S.// Is our marriage recognized in Brazil? because he has recently left me for a Brazil girl who is a citizen here and is engaged to her. We … read more
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Im italian married with Brazilian, we has 2 children born
I'm italian married with Brazilian, we has 2 children born in Usa, I wonder if I can record them both as the Brazilian consulate and Italian consulate too, since they already are Americans by birth? t… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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Im a brazilXXXXX XXXXXving in US, need to get a new brazilian passport.
I'm a brazilXXXXX XXXXXving in US, need to get a new brazilian passport. I would like to know if I can go to Brazil with a American passport or if I can keep my single status instead of changing to ma… read more
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I am an active US Army Chief Warrant Officer having recently
I am an active US Army Chief Warrant Officer having recently returned to Virginia from an assignment in Brazil where I was stationed at the US Embassy Brasilia. While assigned I became intimately invo… read more
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I am a U.S. Citizen and married my wife in the U.S. while she
I am a U.S. Citizen and married my wife in the U.S. while she was traveling on a tourist VISA from Brasil. She went back to Brasil and now she wants to move here. What do we do ?… read more
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Gentlemen I am seeking to obtain a green card or permanant
Gentlemen: I am seeking to obtain a green card or permanant residency for my wife. I am a natural born US citizen and my wife is a Brazilian national. At present we reside in Brazil. We will be visiti… read more
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On the N-659 Naturalization Interview Document Checklist for
On the N-659 Naturalization Interview Document Checklist for naturalization as a U.S. citizen, it states that one must bring a "current marriage certificate registered by a civil authority." While we … read more
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I have met a woman in Brazil and want to marry her. She is
I have met a woman in Brazil and want to marry her. She is currently married to a US citizen in North Carolina who abandoned her 2 years ago. Her marriage to this person took place in Brazil. She has … read more
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