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Adjust status to permanent residence and employment authorization w/ USCIS and advance parole to depart the U.S

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I need to know sir how to apply adjust status to permanent residence, employment authorization w/ USCIS and advance parole to depart the U.S
Immigration Lawyer: Expert James, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

Yes, I understand what you want. I am working on your answers in the order the question was received. Please be patient. In the mean time, your request for a phone call was unsuccessful. If you still want to talk on the phone, you need to contact customer service to figure out what went wrong and to fix the issue: 1(###) ###-####

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I am still available to answer your question. However you have to give me the information I asked you for.

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Did you marry a US citizen? Did you enter the US legally? Which visa?

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