Green Card: Family, Investment, Employment & Self-Petition
We can help you with your green card petition if you are eligible to apply for a green card through your family, investment, a job offer or employment. In some cases, you may be eligible to self-petition. Although most immigrants obtain their green card through a family member’s sponsorship, employment, or a job offer, there are many other ways to obtain a green card. Each case is different because to obtain a green card vary by category and depend on whether you currently live inside or outside the United States.
The immediate relatives of a U.S. citizen; such as spouses, unmarried children under the age of 21 and parents have the highest immigration priority and a few other exceptions to reside legally in the U.S. without waiting for their application approval. There is no limit to the number of visas that can be utilized in this category in a particular year.
The eligible family members of a U.S. citizen, such as unmarried sons or daughters over 21, married children of any age, brothers and sisters if the U.S. citizen may be able to obtain their permanent residence through “family preference category” if sponsored by the U.S. citizen. However, relatives in this category have to wait until an immigrant visa number becomes available.
Other people who want to become immigrants based on employment or a job offer may be able to apply for permanent residence or an immigrant visa outside the United States and wait until an immigrant visa number becomes available. Although most immigrants obtain their green card through a family member’s sponsorship, employment, or a job offer, there are many other ways to obtain a green card.