Bringing a spouse to the United States
Author: Jameel Manji, Founder, Manji Law, P.C.
Mr. Manji founded Manji Law in 2016 to follow his passion for helping people navigate the complicated immigration system. Mr. Manji graduated from Georgia State University College of Law and received a Master of Taxation from Georgia State’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business. Published on: August 28, 2018, Last Updated on: February 09, 2023.
American green card holders and citizens who marry foreign spouses are always concerned about the timelines involved before their spouses can join them permanently in the United States. The spouse may be in the US but may need to exit the country to comply with regulations, or the spouse may be outside the US. at the time of beginning the application process. The application involves marital separation, so the question becomes relevant.
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