Author: Martyna Ostapczuk

Pros and Cons: Multiple Green Card Applications

September 8, 2022 by Martyna Ostapczuk

Listen to this article: Can multiple green card applications be filed for the same person?  The answer is yes. It is possible for a foreign national to have multiple petitions filed for him/her. In fact, it is often a smart move to have different relatives filing visa petitions to bring…

Blanket L-1 visa

August 9, 2022 by Martyna Ostapczuk

Listen to this article: What is a blanket L-1 visa and how does that differ from L-1? Let’s start with the definition of the L-1 Intracompany Transferee Visa, which is a nonimmigrant employment-based classification that allows U.S-based employers to transfer a foreign professional employee from related foreign offices to the…

Learn how to read and understand a visa bulletin

June 13, 2022 by Martyna Ostapczuk

Listen to this article: What is a visa bulletin and who publishes it? The Visa Bulletin indicates which green card applications can move forward, based on when the I-130 petition was filed. Additionally, it helps you estimate the timelines of being able to get your green card, based on how quickly…

Adjustment of Status: I-485 Process

May 5, 2022 by Martyna Ostapczuk

Listen to this article: Permanent residence status in the United States may be a common goal for those individuals who have been living or working in the country for a longer period of time, and are wondering how to obtain a permanent immigration status. However, the process and conditions required…