If I Marry a United States Citizen, Will My Visa Overstay Be Waived?

If I Marry a United States Citizen, Will My Visa Overstay Be Waived?

“What happens if I have overstayed my visa?”  I get asked this question a lot as an family-based immigration attorney in Miami, Florida. If you are a foreign citizen who is in the United States after entering legally and having overstayed your visa, you...
So Your Marriage-Based Adjustment Application Was Denied – What’s Next?

So Your Marriage-Based Adjustment Application Was Denied – What’s Next?

As a Miami immigration attorney who has represented a good number of clients on marriage-based green card applications, I have encountered certain themes throughout my career. There have been several instances where a client has come to my office with an approved...
The Green Card Process for Family Members of a Permanent Resident

The Green Card Process for Family Members of a Permanent Resident

In my previous post, I touched upon the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965. As you may know, this landmark immigration act sought to promote family unity as a main priority. As a result, present-day immigration law allows for permanent residents of the United...