Are you looking to apply for your green card in order to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the U.S. or start working here? If so, the Chicago green card immigration lawyers at Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C. can help you apply for lawful permanent resident status. Green cards have several benefits over other forms of immigration documents and nonimmigrant intent visas. There are many different ways to obtain a green card. Most commonly, a green card can be obtained through U.S. Employment sponsorship. You may also be eligible for a green card if sponsored by a family member. The wait times for obtaining a green card will vary depending on which category you are eligible through. If you are considering applying for a green card in Chicago, our immigration attorneys can help you navigate the complex process.
Getting a green card can be a step toward becoming a U.S. citizen. In addition, it allows you to legally reside in the U.S. among other added benefits. These include:
For some people, getting a green card may happen in less than one year. Others might have to wait over a decade to get a green card. The Chicago green card lawyers at Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C. can help expedite the process as much as possible. If you cannot get a green card right away, you may still be able to apply for a non-immigrant visa and a work visa and have your green card application on file with the U.S. Department of Immigration. There are many options for work authorization and or visiting the U.S. without a green card. Because the green card application can take many months to many years, the Chicago immigration lawyers can help you learn about your options to live or work in the U.S. The Chicago green card lawyers at Minsky, McCormick & Hallagan, P.C. can also help you get your green card as quickly as possible by managing your application every step of the way. Set up an appointment today.