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Immigration Issues/divorce after green card


my husband and i has been married for about 15months now.we started having problems and he wants a divorce. i have a temporary  card and need advice on what to do before it expires.
i also want to knw what the waiver is,how it is done and where.
i was engaged to him when i was in my country and i came with a fiancee visa until we got married.

You would be required to file the Form I-751 to remove conditions on your green card. This should be applied within the 6 month window prior to expiry of your card. And you should request for a waiver based on "entered into the marriage in good faith but the marriage was terminated through divorce/annulment"
It is also required that you obtain a divorce before you do so.

I would suggest that either visit the website or consult with an attorney for additional information.

Ramasamy Krishnan

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Ramasamy Krishnan


Immigration particularly business immigration and National Interest Waivers.


I have over 7 years of experience in all facets of immigration law. Specifically focusing on filing of National Interest Waivers (NIW), Alien of Extraordinary Ability and Outstanding Researchers/Professors petitions for Ph.D's and other advanced degree professionals. I have also assisted clients in numerous PERM, H-1b, L and other nonimmigrant visa applications. I am a partner at the law firm Ashley & Krishnan,

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