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My mom needs to renew her green card how long those she needs to wait before she can apply

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?

No not yet her permanent residents card expires on June 13 2018

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No not yet

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No that's it

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

When does her current green card expire? Is it a 10 year green card?

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

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Her card expires on 6/13/2018
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 4 months ago

She can apply to renew it as early as 6 months before it expires. That means she could have sent her application starting on December 13, 2017. She could definitely send it now and should try to send it as soon as possible.

There are long delays now for the new card, but even if she doesn't have the new one before the old one expires, it doesn't mean her status in the US is in danger. She continues to be a green card holder, it's just the card that is expired.

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