Family Based Immigration

Are you trying to be reunited with a family member (spouse, child, parent, or sibling) in the United States? We understand that being separated from a loved one can be stressful and our goal with each case it to surpass the legal hurdles so your family can be together once again.

Family Based Immigration Articles

  • immigration reference letter for a family member

    Immigration Reference Letter for A Family Member | Process and Tips

    Published on March 03, 2022

    Have you been asked to write an immigration reference letter for a family member or wondering if you need one to help your relative’s case? It can be challenging to know how to best craft this letter. An immigration reference letter or character reference letter for immigration is a recommendation letter supporting someone’s immigration application…

  • parent green car guide

    The Parent Green Card Guide | Document Checklist, Process, Interview

    Published on March 01, 2022

    The U.S. may be where you live, but often your home will always be wherever your parents live. So if you want to make the U.S. feel more like home, this parent green card guide will get you closer to nostalgic meals, loving embraces, unsolicited life advice, comments about your friends, and all the other…

  • Form I-824

    Everything You Wanted to Know About Form I-824 | Filing Tips, Fees & Processing Time

    Published on July 22, 2021

    Did you lose or misplace an approval notice from USCIS? While your first reaction might be to panic, there is a way to still satisfy your immigration case requirements by filing Form I-824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition. The fundamental purpose of Form I-824 is to request “further action on a previously…

  • I-864 Affidavit of Support

    I-864 Affidavit of Support | Immigration Form Complete Guide

    Published on July 19, 2021

    The rhetoric around immigrants coming to the U.S. and being a burden on the system is one that has been around since the beginning of immigration in this country. Form I-864, Affidavit of Support, is essentially a contract between a U.S.-based sponsor and the U.S. government where the sponsor promises that won’t happen. By following…

  • i 912 form

    Complete Guide to Form I-912 Request for Fee Waiver

    Published on July 12, 2021

    Filing fees can quickly add up throughout the immigration process and for those facing financial hardships it can often be an impediment to coming to the United States altogether. Fortunately, there is a way to circumvent some of the service fees if you qualify based on USCIS’ requirements. The I-912, Request for Fee Waiver, is…

  • k-1 visa benefits

    K-1 Visa Benefits

    Published on February 15, 2021

    The K-1 visa, more commonly referred to as the fiancé(e) visa, permits a U.S. citizen’s fiancé(e) to enter into the country for the purpose of marrying them within 90 days of stepping foot on U.S. soil. There are many K-1 visa benefits, which we’ll explore extensively in this post. Some of the K-1 visa benefits…

  • Green Card Consular Processing

    Green Card Consular Processing Benefits & Steps

    Published on August 10, 2020

    Consular processing is a method by which a beneficiary of an approved family-based, employment-based or other immigration petition can apply for a visa through a U.S. Department of State consulate office abroad. There are many benefits when it comes to green card consular processing. However, you must first determine if you fit into an eligible…

  • Family-Based Green Card Filing Fees 2020

    Family-Based Green Card Filing Fees 2020

    Published on August 03, 2020

    Every family-based green card application process starts by filing forms such as the I-130, I-485, and DS-260, depending on the location of the green card application beneficiary. Each of these application forms has its own filing fees. In addition, there are other expenses, such as immigration medical exam fees, biometric service fees, and many more….