Obtaining A Family Based Green Card:

Introduction Among the rights and privileges of being a Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) or U.S. Citizen is the ability to sponsor certain family members so that they can become lawful permanent residents or “green card” holders in the U.S. The Form I-130, Immigrant Petition for Alien Relative, is used method by US citizens or LPR’s to […]

Adjustment Of Status vs. Consular Processing:

Introduction Lawful permanent residence (Green Card) status is conferred either through the issuance of an immigrant visa at a U.S. consulate or embassy abroad, or through the approval of an ‘adjustment of status’ application (Form I-485) by U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services in the U.S. For those who are physically present in the U.S., both […]