As an immigrant already living in the United States, when you know you’re eligible for a green card, it can be confusing if you can apply at an office of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) or if you’ll need to leave the country to go to a U.S. consulate to file an application for lawful U.S. residence.
Working with an experienced lawyer, who has a deep understanding of the U.S....Read More
As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to ravage the country, President Donald Trump issued an executive order restricting many immigrants from entering the United States for 60 days.
The President announced the immigration freeze with hopes the policy can contain the spread of the virus from other countries with high infection rates.
However, the order contains many exceptions, and the...Read More
If you have fallen in love with a United States citizen, but you do not have residency or any legal right to be in the United States, apply for a K-1 Visa. This visa will grant you a temporary allowance to come to the U.S and reunite with your loved one.
If you wish to be with your partner as soon as possible, applying for a K-1 Visa will be your fastest solution.
What Is A K-1 Visa?
Immigrants who apply to become a permanent resident of the United States navigate through a process called “adjustment status.” But if you previously were classified as inadmissible, or fear you will be, don’t let that get in the way of applying for your adjustment status.
What Is Adjustment Status?
Someone who wishes to change their immigration status, such as a temporary...Read More
After a tumultuous four years for immigrant protections and rights, immigrants saw a bright spot in December 2020. The Trump administration announced full restoration of the President Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program for young immigrants. This program shields hundreds of thousands of young people from deportation.
In 2017, President Trump ended DACA, eliminating...Read More
When the United States formed in 1776, every citizen was an immigrant. For decades, America would proudly boast its reputation as a melting pot, welcoming immigrants through Ellis Island in New York.
However, in the last decade, immigration has become a contentious issue, and undocumented immigrants gained an undeserved negative reputation.
When undocumented immigrants are discussed, often,...Read More