Green Card

A U.S. Citizen Can Sponsor 4 Types of Relatives for a Green Card

Each year, the United States issues green cards to about 1.1 million people. Those who obtain green cards, considered “lawful permanent residents,” are then eligible to gain U.S. citizenship within three to five years. Interestingly, about half of those who receive…

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5 Documents to Include with Your Marriage-Based Green Card Case

You most likely have seen a TV sitcom or movie in which two characters decide to get married so that one of the characters can get a green card to stay in the United States. It is frequently a situation played for entertainment. However, as you might expect, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) takes the application for…

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How to Get a Green Card

How to Get a Green Card in 2020

As a U.S. immigration lawyer, my clients often ask me how they can get a green card. The answer is that there are many possible ways to get a green card. The best option for you will depend on your particular circumstances. In this guide, I will explain most of the ways that you can get a green card to the U.S. If you have any questions, feel free to email me directly at Michael@AshooriLaw.com. I’m very responsive via email and I would be happy to help you.

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Green Card Renewal Fee

Green Card Renewal Fee in 2020: The Correct Fee for Your Situation

As a United States lawful permanent resident, you are issued a green card (also called a permanent resident card). Your green card is the proof of your lawful status in the United States. It is the document that establishes your right to live and work in the U.S.

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Green Card Renewal Processing Time

Green Card Renewal Processing Time: Standard and Expedited Processing

Once you become a United States lawful permanent resident, you are issued a green card. Your green card (also called a lawful permanent resident card), is proof of your status as a lawful permanent resident.   A green card is a highly important document and failure to maintain a valid green card can result in…

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Marriage Interview Questions

55 Marriage Interview Questions to Prepare for Your Green Card Interview

If you’re applying for a marriage green card, you should know that you may be required to attend a marriage interview. The purpose of this interview is so that the immigration official can better determine whether your marriage is legitimate or not. The marriage interview is a highly-important step to getting your green card.  …

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Green Card Through Marriage Processing Time

Green Card Through Marriage Processing Time

Getting a green card through marriage can be a relatively straightforward process if done properly. The length of time it takes to get a green card through marriage will depend on many factors including whether you will be adjusting status in the US or applying for an immigrant visa outside of the US.   In…

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How to Go From E2 Visa to Green Card - Step-by-Step Guide

How to Go From E2 Visa to Green Card: Step-by-Step Guide

The E2 visa is a very popular option for investors and entrepreneurs to live and work in the United States. Yet, one of the main issues for people with E2 visas is that the E2 visa does not directly lead to a green card. The E2 visa is a non-immigrant visa, and so it is temporary and does not lead to permanent residence. This can be especially troublesome for E2 visa holders who have…

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