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Visitor Visa

Answered a hour ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
It is possible his visitor visa will be denied. The consular official must be satisfied that your friend will not become a public charge and will depart the United Srares in compliance with his authorized stay. Your friend not having employment will work against him. You can read more about visitor... Read More
It is possible his visitor visa will be denied. The consular official must be satisfied that your friend will not become a public charge and will... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Your question is a little confusing. The answer will depend upon whether you are currently a lawful permanent resident or not. Yo must first be a lawful permanent resident to become a U.S. citizen. If your marriage falls apart before you receive lawful permanent residence, you will no longer be... Read More
Your question is a little confusing. The answer will depend upon whether you are currently a lawful permanent resident or not. Yo must first be a... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Assuming you have been outside the United States for 9 years or more, you will be found to have abandoned your permanent residence. Remaining outside the United States for more than a year triggers a presumption of abandonment. In order to return, you would need to obtain either a retuning resident... Read More
Assuming you have been outside the United States for 9 years or more, you will be found to have abandoned your permanent residence. Remaining outside... Read More

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Answered 2 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You may be able to find an attorney to assist you by contacting attorneys and organizations on the list of pro bono providers. You can find the list for Massachusetts at https://www.justice.gov/eoir/file/ProBonoMA/download.
You may be able to find an attorney to assist you by contacting attorneys and organizations on the list of pro bono providers. You can find the list... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You will likely face secondary inspection. You should travel with a certified copy of the court disposition. So long as you did not previously admit guilt, you should be admitted. You may want to consider consulting an immigration attorney before leaving just to go over what to expect in more... Read More
You will likely face secondary inspection. You should travel with a certified copy of the court disposition. So long as you did not previously admit... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Unfortunately, your status terminated by operation of law upon termination of employment regardless of what your I-94 states. Your authorized stay is tied to your employment. There is no grace period after termination. You are expected to depart the United States immediately. You and your spouse... Read More
Unfortunately, your status terminated by operation of law upon termination of employment regardless of what your I-94 states. Your authorized stay is... Read More

Can i work with my old SSN

Answered 2 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
No. Your old SSN may be valid but you are not authorized to work. You abandoned your green card. A non-citizen or non-resident alien requires either employment authorization or a nonimmigrant status that authorizes employment. An alien is not authorized to work on B-1 nonimmigrant status. You... Read More
No. Your old SSN may be valid but you are not authorized to work. You abandoned your green card. A non-citizen or non-resident alien requires... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You can always submitted a written request to exepedite any pending application or petition. You will need to provide specific reasons why your case should be expedited. You should submit supporting documentation of possible. It is up to the discretion of USCIS whether to expedite the application... Read More
You can always submitted a written request to exepedite any pending application or petition. You will need to provide specific reasons why your case... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Unfortunately, you cannot expedite the process at this stage. Your son must wait for a visa to become available to him before he can start the immigrant visa process. An unmarried son or daughter will wait approximately eight years for a visa to be available due to the demand for such visas. Visa... Read More
Unfortunately, you cannot expedite the process at this stage. Your son must wait for a visa to become available to him before he can start the... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You will need to have an employer petition for you to receive a work visa. You cannot self-petition for a nonimmigrant work visa. It is important you comply with the terms of your admission. If you do not find a job, depart the country and continue your search. You can read more about work visas... Read More
You will need to have an employer petition for you to receive a work visa. You cannot self-petition for a nonimmigrant work visa. It is important you... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
There are several forms and documents you and your spouse must complete in order for you to obtain permanent residence. Your spouse will need to file an immigrant visa petition on your behalf. You will need to file an application for adjustment of status. These forms must be filed with the required... Read More
There are several forms and documents you and your spouse must complete in order for you to obtain permanent residence. Your spouse will need to file... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You need to plan to depart the United States immediately. You are out of status and accruing unlawful presence. There is no grace period when a person is terminated from employment. You will likely face difficulty transferring to a new employer, because you will not be in status at the time of the... Read More
You need to plan to depart the United States immediately. You are out of status and accruing unlawful presence. There is no grace period when a... Read More

How to get my driver license

Answered 2 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You can start by requesting a replacement green card. Once you have filed a request for a replacement green card, you can take the filing receipt to an infopass appointment at the local USCIS to request temporary proof of residence. You should be able to obtain a replacement driver's license with... Read More
You can start by requesting a replacement green card. Once you have filed a request for a replacement green card, you can take the filing receipt to... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Unfortunately, no you cannot. As a United States citizen you may petition for a spouse, child, adult son or daughter, parent or sibling. You can read more about family immigration at http://myattorneyusa.com/family-immigration.
Unfortunately, no you cannot. As a United States citizen you may petition for a spouse, child, adult son or daughter, parent or sibling. You can read... Read More
Bruce Robins
Anyone can sue anyone for anything, but that doesn't mean that your neighbor would win.  You did not act intentionally, and your neighbor suffered no damages.  I did the exact same thing last night, but apparently my neighbor is more reasonable than yours.  I wouldn't worry about it.
Anyone can sue anyone for anything, but that doesn't mean that your neighbor would win.  You did not act intentionally, and your neighbor... Read More
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