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FAQ: Immigration Law

Helping Clients in Virginia Resolve Their Immigration Matters

Do you need legal help with your immigration case? Our team of skilled lawyers is here to guide you through every aspect of your case to ensure your rights and interests are fully protected. Call (571) 290-2390 to set up your free consultation with our Virginia immigration lawyers.

  • My green card expired, is there a way I can renew it?

    If your green card recently expired and you are still a permanent resident in the U.S., you can still renew it. However, if you have been out of the country for more than a year, USCIS will consider your green card abandoned. Stop by our office today to find out if you are eligible for renewal.

  • How do courts divide the marital property of foreigners?

    Although this might seem like a question for an immigration attorney, this particular area of law is best handled by a family law attorney.

  • Can I still petition for my parent if they were deported for domestic violence?

    Your ability to petition for your parent will depend on their admissibility. An experienced lawyer can review the details of your case and help you review their immigration and criminal records to determine their eligibility.

  • How long does it take to process an I-130 application?

    There is currently a major backlog of immigration cases with USCIS. Your I-130 petition can take more than 1 year to process as USCIS tries to even out the case load.

  • Can I extend my U-visa?

    Unfortunately, U-visas can’t be extended because they are only issued for 4 years.

  • What should I do if my petitioner no longer has a relationship with me?

    You are going to need to find a new petitioner if your old one is no longer willing to sponsor you for citizenship.

  • Who is a primary candidate for deportation?

    The following is the criteria for deportation under President Trump’s “Enforcement Priorities”:

    • Illegal immigrants convicted of criminal offenses
    • Those suspected of fraud or willful misrepresentation in their immigration cases
    • Illegal immigrants who committed “acts” that constitute a “chargeable criminal offense”
    • Illegal immigrants charged with a criminal offense where the charge is “not resolved”
    • Immigrants who “abuse” any government benefit program
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