Adjusting your status to become a lawful permanent resident in the US is a turning point in many immigrants’ lives. It’s a process where you transition from a temporary visa holder to lawful permanent resident status or a Green Card holder right here without having to leave the country. Navigating US immigration law specifics can be tricky, and that’s why we at JQK Immigration Law Firm make your future our priority.
We get it; you want someone experienced who responds when you reach out, and that’s precisely what you’ll get from us. Together, we’ll walk you through every step of your immigration journey, ensuring you know exactly what’s happening and why. We’ve got you covered, from determining your eligibility to preparing for the USCIS interview.
So, if you want to adjust your status and make the US your permanent home, reach out. Let our professional team guide you with respect, dignity, and the right level of skill. Your path to a Green Card awaits, and we’re here to support you every step of the way.
Let’s talk about Adjustment of Status, a pathway to legal residency that might be available to you, especially if you’re an immigrant seeking to become a lawful permanent resident (LPR) of the US.
To be eligible for Adjustment of Status, you must first satisfy a few critical criteria:
Certain cases warrant special consideration; we’re here to help you understand those nuances. For instance, individuals with protected statuses like asylum or refugees or those who fall under special categories like the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) may have varying eligibility requirements to adjust their status. We keep track of the ever-evolving immigration policies to provide up-to-date advice on your eligibility for Adjustment of Status.
Assessing Your Eligibility: Are you feeling overwhelmed about whether you qualify? Worry not! Our team at JQK Immigration Law Firm is committed to holding your hand through your immigration journey. We’ll treat you with the utmost respect and ensure your future is our priority.
Contact us if you’re ready to take the next step towards lawful permanent residence. We’re ready to assess your eligibility for Adjustment of Status and guide you every step of the way.
When you’re knee-deep in the adjustment of status process, we know you’ve got two big questions on your mind: “Can I work?” and “Can I travel?” Here at JQK Immigration Law Firm, we’ve got your back.
1. Applying for Employment Authorization (Form I-765) First, to legally work while your adjustment of status is pending, you’ll need to snag an Employment Authorization Document (EAD). How do you do that? Simple, file Form I-765, the Application for Employment Authorization. Keep in mind it can take a few months to get your EAD, so patience is vital.
2. Understanding Advance Parole for Travel Got wanderlust? If you’re itching to travel, you’ll need Advance Parole: file Form I-131, the Application for Travel Document, to request permission. Remember, if you jet off without it, you could wave goodbye to your adjustment of status application.
3. How JQK Law Can Help Securing Work and Travel Permissions We’re all about ensuring your future is secure, so let us guide you through every step. We handle the documents, answer your burning questions, and ensure you’re all set for employment and travel while you wait for your green card. Your peace of mind is our priority, and we’re just a quick message away whenever you need us.
At JQK Immigration Law Firm, we understand that making a life in the US isn’t just a process; it’s a journey we take with you, step by step. When we talk about the various categories that qualify for adjustment of asylum status, we’re detailing how your future can unfold right here—on American soil. Here’s a snapshot:
Immediate Relatives: These include spouses, parents, and children under 21 of US citizens. Congress has not limited the number of visas in this category; thus, these applications can proceed without waiting for a visa to become available.
Family- Preference: For other family members, the path depends on a priority date—that’s a sort of ‘place in line.’ It includes categories like:
Employment-Based: If you’re pursuing an immigrant petition for an alien worker, Form I-140 is for you. Job requirements define categories here and include:
Each category carries its nuances, its requirements, and, of course, its promise. At JQK, your future is indeed our priority. We get straight to the point and guide through these categories without any runaround. So, let’s start this pivotal chapter of your life with respect and the unwavering support you deserve.
When aiming for the American dream through your career, understanding the adjustment of status for employment-based visas is a big step. We’re here to guide you through it.
Your journey often starts when an employer files an immigrant petition for an alien worker on your behalf, commonly known as Form I-140. This is pivotal for most employment-based green card categories. Now, let’s break down what you need:
The Form I-140 is your ticket to a future in the US. This form demonstrates to USCIS that you’re eligible and your employer can pay the offered wage. It’s crucial to get it right.
To assist you, we’ll get straight to the point and make sure you understand each step:
In this intricate immigration journey, Congress intricately designs these laws, and we dedicatedly help you navigate them. Your future is our priority. With every form and every deadline, rest assured we’re here, ready to hold your hand.
Remember, adjusting your status is a milestone in your life’s journey. Let’s get it done, and let’s get it done right.
When you embark on the journey to permanence in the US, and your ticket is through a family connection, family-based adjustment of status likely rings a bell. It’s a pathway we navigate together for those in the US seeking to transition from temporary to lawful permanent residency, without the hassle of going abroad.
Eligibility for Immediate Relatives The process is streamlined for immediate relatives, which encompasses:
Immediate relatives have a unique advantage; they’re not subject to annual caps on green cards, making the process quicker in most cases.
Family-Sponsored Preferences If you’re not an immediate relative, you’ll fall under the family member-sponsored preference categories, which include:
These categories come with a waiting game due to caps leading to backlogs status processing time. Patience is critical here, and we’ll guide you through every step and keep you informed on Visa Bulletin updates.
Processing Your Application We prance through paperwork and legal nuances with ease, ensuring your application is accurate and complete. Our deep understanding of family-based immigration ensures we’re on our toes, ready to face any hiccups.
JQK Immigration Law’s Personal Touch Let’s not forget we’re human, too. We believe in treating our clients not just as cases but as family. It’s all about respecting your journey and your dreams. With us, you’re not alone. We’ll hold your hand through each step because your future becomes part of our story.
Remember, each case is unique. Whether uniting with a spouse, adopting a child, or rejoining immediate relatives, your story deserves attention and care. If you want to make the US your forever home through family connections, we’re your steadfast allies in the quest for a green card via marriage or other family ties.
To start the adjustment of the status journey toward a Green Card, you’ll need to navigate through a range of steps, and we at JQK Immigration Law Firm are here to guide you every step of the way. Let’s get to the point with what you need to know and do:
Remember, obtaining your Green Card is a marathon, not a sprint. And while this process might seem daunting, at JQK Immigration Law Firm, we’ve got the experience to navigate it efficiently. We’re ready to hold your hand through the paperwork, details, and requirements.
Have you got questions or feeling overwhelmed? Reach out to us. Your future is our priority, and we’re committed to treating your case with the utmost respect and diligence. Let’s partner up and tackle this together.
At JQK Immigration Law Firm, we guide you through every step, ensuring you’re prepped and ready for your Adjustment of Status Interview. Bring the necessary supporting documents along, including a Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record.
Expect a straightforward process where you’ll provide fingerprints, a photo, and a signature. Remember, this helps verify your identity and ensure your safety and the integrity of the immigration process.
We take care of the heavy lifting so you can confidently walk in. Here’s our two-cent advice:
With us, your future is secure. Let’s make this journey as smooth as possible.
Adjusting your immigration status can be like navigating a complex maze when you’re on the path to permanent residency. Here at JQK Immigration Law Firm, we’ve seen it all and want to guide you through.
At JQK Immigration Law Firm, we roll up our sleeves to tackle the challenging parts, ensuring you feel respected and on solid ground during your immigration journey. Our experience is your best ally, and we’re here holding your hand every step of the way.
At JQK Immigration Law Firm, we know that the journey to US residency can present hurdles, even after applying for adjustment of status. If you’re faced with denial, it’s critical to understand your options:
We’re here to hold your hand through these intricate legal proceedings. We have the expertise to guide you through each step and ensure that every avenue to secure your future in the US is explored. And remember, your future is truly our priority.
When you’re navigating the complex pathways of immigration, it’s crucial to have a knowledgeable partner by your side. That’s where we come in! At JQK Immigration Law Firm, our expertise spans a wide range of services, including guiding petitions for alien relatives (Form I-130), securing employment authorization documents, and assisting with the entire adjustment of status application process.
Why partner with us?
What we handle:
We’re not just a law firm but your partner through this journey, ensuring you and your children’s adjusting status are physically present in the United States with peace of mind. Your future is our priority, and we promise to treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve.