FAMILY BASED IMMIGRATION
You may be eligible to receive your Green Card (become a permanent resident) through your family members if you are:
- an immediate relative of a U.S. citizen, this includes spouses, unmarried children under the age of 21, and parents of U.S. citizen petitioners 21 or older
- a family member of a U.S. citizen fitting into a preference category, this includes unmarried sons or daughters over the age of 21, married children of any age, and brothers and sisters of U.S. citizen petitioners 21 or older
- a family member of a green card holder, this includes spouses and unmarried children of the sponsoring green card holder
- battered spouse, child or parent of U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident (VAWA),
- a person born to a foreign diplomat in the United States
- a V nonimmigrant
- a widow(er) of a U.S. Citizen
- Fiancé(e) of a U.S. citizen (K-1 nonimmigrant) or the fiancé(e)’s child (K-2 nonimmigrant)
While each person’s legal situation is different, there are times when you really should consult with a lawyer you trust.
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