If an individual’s primary purpose for being in the United States has changed, or if a foreign national currently in the United States seeks to apply for lawful permanent resident status, our firm can help guide the individual through the process of securing the appropriate change of status or adjustment of status. Our full-service firm excels at handling all phases of visa changes and status changes.
The team at Spar & Bernstein understands the confusion and anxiety caused by life changes that may affect an individual’s legal right to remain in the United States. Whether this be a situation where a foreign national is visiting a sick loved one and requires additional time in the United States to care for their family member, or where a student seeks to transition to an employment based visa, our firm offers guidance on the appropriate visa change as well as assistance with the process of obtaining such a change in status.
Our attorney team also assists clients with adjusting their status in addition to overcoming any potential barriers to such change. For example, if an individual entered the country illegally, however, subsequently married a United States citizen and had children with the United States citizen, our firm can advise the individual on strategies for overcoming their illegal entry in order to ensure family unity in the United States.
The attorneys at Spar & Bernstein are known for their comprehensive knowledge of such complex aspects of immigration law and offer assistance in changing and/or adjusting an individual’s immigration status.