United States immigration law permits citizens and lawful permanent residents (i.e. green card holders) to sponsor certain family members for lawful permanent residency status (i.e. a green card.) These sponsored family members may also later become eligible for U.S. citizenship after meeting various requirements.
If you are seeking to sponsor your family members for lawful permanent residency, our family immigration lawyers in Chicago can help you navigate the complex laws and regulations surrounding family-based immigration and make it through the process with as few complications as possible
Immigration law limits which family members may be sponsored by U.S. citizens and U.S. lawful permanent residents. The following family members may be sponsored:
Certain restrictions apply in each of these cases, which is why it is imperative to work with a knowledgeable family immigration lawyer in Chicago to ensure that your family members qualify and are able to proceed through the process as quickly as possible.
Our Chicago family immigration attorneys are equipped to help you do what is necessary to help your loved ones immigrate to the U.S. as quickly as legally possible. Contact Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C., today to get started on the path to reunification.