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Hi,
My I-94 expires this June.I have H4 petition Valid until Jan of 2009.My h4 to H1 change of status was picked in lottery of April 2008.My Husband's attorney wants to file for an extension of I-94 until sept 30 2008(He wants to extend my I-94 until sept 2008).My Question is:
1.Do I have to go out of US to get my H1 stamped ,in order to use my H1?
Please kindly answer the query.
Thanks,
Suneetha

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Suneetha,
I am unclear about your particular facts and do not have enough information about your situation.  Without knowing more about why your I-94 expires in June, I suggest that you follow your attorney's advise.  
Good Luck
Mark Ashley
www.ashleykrishnan.com

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Business Immigration. My practice focuses on representing researchers, scholars, and other advanced degree professionals with filing NIW, EB-1,O-1, H-1, L-1 petitions. I am a founding partner in the immigration law firm Ashley & Krishnan,www.ashleykrishnan.com.

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JD from St. Mary's University, Texas.

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American Jurisprudence Award recipient

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