Immigration Law

Immigration law questions? Ask an immigration lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Immigration Law Questions
My fiancee is on student visa in canada and she is Indian
Hi, My fiancee is on student visa in canada and she is Indian citizen, I want to file for her I-129f. Is it possible? What are the requirements? And I'm born citizen of USA.… read more
Thomas Swartz
Thomas Swartz
Attorney
Juris Doctor
2,918 satisfied customers
I've a question. I'm in USA for past 10 years in employment
Hi Wilson. I've a question. I'm in USA for past 10 years in employment visa and my wife also in employment visa. I've not filed derivative GC with my wife. Can my wife file a GC in category "following… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 satisfied customers
I (male) am a U.S. citizen. My female partner is from
I (male) am a U.S. citizen. My female partner is from Thailand. We have been together, in a monogamous relationship for 14 years. We are now in the U.S. She is here on a tourist visa. We are thinking … read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
4,009 satisfied customers
I am an F-1 student on post-completion OPT. My OPT starts
I am an F-1 student on post-completion OPT. My OPT period starts on January 1. So far, I have been unable to find a job. I know that I have to leave if I'm still unemployed after 90 days. I have appli… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 satisfied customers
I met my spouse three years ago. We got married three months
I met my spouse three years ago. We got married three months ago, I am a U.S citizen and my spouse is a U.K. citizen. He returns to the UK and comes back to the USA each winter. He has a B-2 visa from… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 satisfied customers
What is my status? I was married to U.S citizen and then divorced
What is my status? I was married to U.S citizen and then divorced before 2nd interview so my I-485 got denied, now I got re-married and I'm filling the same paperwork and one of the question is 'what … read more
D.A.M.
D.A.M.
Principal Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,749 satisfied customers
hi, im a legal permanent resident and i got married to a B2
hi, i'm a legal permanent resident and i got married to a B2 status, we already sent both forms i130 and i485 which was received about 10 days ago (we did not receive an official confirmation yet, jus… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
My wife is from Colombia and entered the United States legally
My wife is from Colombia and entered the United States legally on an H1B work visa. We were married in July and are now completing the I-130 petition and I-485 change of status forms for processing. H… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
hi, My I 485 was filed based on my husbands employment..He
hi, My I 485 was filed based on my husband's employment..He resigned from his job few days back and left the country. when i inquired about the status of my I 485 with USCIS they said your case is pen… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
My boyfriend came to USA on a temp. green card through marriage
My boyfriend came to USA on a temp. green card through marriage to a US citizen (now seperated from her) In 12/2007 he applied for i485 with his then wife. They had the interview in 6-2008 & he was to… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
Can the I-130 Beneficiary stay with her spouse during petition
Can the I-130 "Beneficiary" stay with her spouse during petition approval process and how much that duration is and during this petition process can spouse apply for V1 VISA and when, and lastly in ca… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
I am a US citizen. Im a student and reside in Wisconsin
I am a US citizen. I'm a student and reside in Wisconsin · In dec,22 2009 I get married with a indonesian born fiance', who currently resides in Nederland (she is now citizen of Nederland). She is sti… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
i came in us in 2004 with a j1 visa. i was married with a us
i came in us in 2004 with a j1 visa. i was married with a us citizen between dec 2004 and march 2008. i applied for adjustment of status in the 2005, but i divorced in 2008 and my application was deni… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
Hi, I came to US with an F-1 visa. In 2006, I was married with
Hi, I came to US with an F-1 visa. In 2006, I was married with my ex-husband (US Citizen), and my I-485 was still pending with USCIS. Last year I divorced with him, and I also send a letter to withdra… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
how long will it take to get an EAD if i marry a green card holder
I already have a pending I485 based on marriage to a US citizen. Due to some issues my husband and i want to divorce knowing this will affect my adjustment of status. Since i will be loosing all arqui… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 satisfied customers
My wife and I were married in January of 2007 in the U.S.
My wife and I were married in January of 2007 in the U.S. My wife is a Canadian citizen and I am a U.S. citizen. We have filed an I130 (immigrant petition for relative) an I485 (application to registe… read more
Rebecca White
Rebecca White
Partner
J.D.
770 satisfied customers
Hi, Im from the UK, Ive been in the USA (San Francisco)
Hi, I'm from the UK, I've been in the USA (San Francisco) on visitor waiver for just over 60 days now and planned to get married to a US citizen very close to my 90 day limit. Once I'm married, does m… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 satisfied customers
My fiancee lives in hong kong, she is born and ...
My fiancee lives in hong kong, she is born and raised in Indonesia. She may be pregnant as of just recently. I am a usa born and raised citizen living in Arizona. She has a current visitors visa for u… read more
wjbanks
wjbanks
Senior Attorney
Doctoral Degree
120 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

4,009 satisfied customers

Private practice in several areas, including immigration

Wilton A. Person

Wilton A. Person

Immigration Lawyer

3,597 satisfied customers

Knowledgeable and experienced immigration lawyer.

Law Girl

Law Girl

Lawyer

451 satisfied customers

My law firm practices immigration law.

Gintare Grigaite

Gintare Grigaite

Immigration Attorney

186 satisfied customers

Expert Immigration Attorney

TheLeadCounsel

TheLeadCounsel

Immigration Attorney

17 satisfied customers

Immigration and Naturalization

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Lawyer

12 satisfied customers

Over 10+ years handling all aspects of Immigration Law.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Immigration Attorney

51,402 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x