Presumptive immigration marriage fraud – from permanent resident by marriage to immigration petition for a new spouse in less than 5 years When a permanent resident obtained a green card by marriage which later ends in divorce, an immigration petition for a new spouse cannot be approved if filed within 5 years of obtaining permanent […]
USCIS is the service arm of the Department of Homeland Security, that administers immigration benefits.
What is a certified translation? Any foreign language birth certificate, marriage certificate other document of evidentiary value that is submitted to USCIS or an immigration court in connection with an application or petition, must be accompanied by a Certified English Translation. The Certified English Translation is a full English language translation which the translator has certified as […]
Green card marriage issues As Las Vegas immigration attorney who handles marriage immigration cases, I often see cases where the foreign nationals worry that their immigration status in the United States depends on someone else and the US citizens worry that the foreign national will divorce them after receiving a green card. Abusive cases One […]
When required documents for immigration are not available As an immigration attorney I sometimes encounter a case where the client does not have the documents to prove that he is eligible for a visa. These types of case require care and skill. Here is a brief discussion of the issue using a birth certificate as […]
The K3 Visa As a Las Vegas immigration lawyer I often see cases where a US citizen is petitioning for a spouse living abroad and become concerned about the time it will take to bring the spouse to the United States. The k3 visa might be one option that the US citizen might consider. K3 […]