Tag Archives: US Green Card

I Missed My Adjustment of Status Interview with Homeland Security! Will I be Arrested or Detained?

If you have an adjustment of status case and you missed your appointment, you need to contact USCIS very soon. We recommend that you have experienced legal counsel to ensure that you have the best possible representation and the best possible outcome. “No show” cases are held for two weeks.  During this time, you may […]

EB5 Investment Green Card Processing time

USCIS processing time information shows EB5 processing time for Form I-526 is now 13.3 months, as of October 2014. If you have questions about the EB-5 Investment Green Card, contact our immigration attorney in Los Angeles for a free consultation today.

Helpful Hints for the Marriage Based Green Card Interview

Now that we have filed our application, what should we do? All applications for a marriage based green card must be filed with the USCIS Chicago Benefits Center. This center was established in hopes of speeding up the application process. Your interview will be held at your local USCIS office, though. Before sending in your application, […]

Parole in Place for Spouses, Children and Parents of Active Members of the U.S. Armed Forces, Individuals in the Selected Reserve of the Ready Reserve or Individuals who Previously Served in the U.S. Armed Forces or the Selected Reserve of the Ready Reserve.

As noted, the decision whether to grant parole under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) Section 212(d)(5)(A) is discretionary. Generally, parole in place is to be granted only sparingly. The fact that the individual is a spouse, child or parent of an Active Duty Member of the U.S. Armed Forces or similarly as mentioned above, […]

Requests for Evidence in Error for F-2A Spouse Petitions

At JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office, located in Los Angeles, we have helped hundreds of clients successfully apply for and be granted Lawful Permanent Resident status from their marriage to a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident (F-2A). Our team of experienced Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers have noticed a trend of USCIS issuing erroneous […]

H1-B, Work Visa, US Visa, Work Permit, Layoffs

I-130 Processing Times at USCIS Service Centers Released

JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office, located in Los Angeles, is dedicated to providing our immigrant clients from across Southern California, the U.S. and around the world, with the latest in immigration news. We have just learned from United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), that the processing times for newly transferred I-130 petitions have […]

Delays in I-601A Processing: I-130 Petitions Mistakenly Sent to NRC Instead of NVC

At JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office we monitor trends in immigration as well as current processing times for all immigration benefits. the ICE and USCIS Field Operations Liaison Committee are seeking examples of Form I-130 petitions where Immigrant Visa processing was indicated on the I-130, Question#22 on Page 2 of the I-130, that were […]

Workload Transfer From National Benefits Center (NBC) to Service Centers

JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office, located in Los Angeles, has just received notice that USCIS recently began transferring some casework from the National Benefits Center (NBC) to Service Centers, such as the Nebraska, Texas and California Service Centers to balance overall operational workload. The affected casework includes the following form: I-130, Petition for Alien […]

U.S. Consulates Operations Update

We are glad to that the United States Consulates and Embassies abroad are currently still operating the visa services normally. JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office recommends submitting visa applications and making visa appointments as soon as possible in case this changes. Visa applicants should be prepared for the possibility of future delays in the […]

While Comprehensive Immigration Reform legislation appears to be at a halt, immigrant families are grateful for JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office.

LOS ANGELES, SEPT. 30, 2013 — When Los Angeles residents are in need of a truly knowledgeable US immigration lawyer, many have come to trust Jack C. Sung and his team of legal experts at JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office to deliver outstanding results. For a free legal consultation regarding immigration needs like temporary nonimmigrant visas or […]