Adjustment of Status

Adjustment of Status in the U.S.

Get Adjustment Status Help From an NYC Immigration Attorney

Through adjustment of status, you have the ability to apply for lawful permanent resident status —commonly known as a Green Card — during the time you are located in the United States. This can be a great option for individuals who are already in the country and want to avoid having to go back to a home country in order to finalize the visa process. Patricia M. Machado has more than 24 years of experience and a thorough understanding of the law. She can help you adjust your status.

Need help adjusting your immigration status? Contact the Law Office of Patricia M. Machado online or call (646) 355-1560. Se habla Español.

Adjustment of Status Requirements

If you are an individual who is not located in the United States, the process for applying for a Green Card differs and is referred to as consular processing. Our firm is able to help in both of these situations and we recommend that you get in touch with our lawyers as soon as you can. Our firm is highly familiar with the adjustment of status process.

The steps for adjustment of status include:

  • Finding out if you’re eligible for a Green Card status.
  • Filing an immigration petition
  • Checking visa availability.
  • Filing an I-485 form.
  • Attending an appointment with the Application Support Center.
  • Attending an interview.
  • Adhering to an additional evidence request.
  • Checking the status of your case.
  • Receiving the decision.

Decades of Experience in Immigration Law

At the Law Office of Patricia M. Machado, P.C., our team is Spanish-speaking and has decades of experience in helping clients with adjusting their legal status. We treat you with respect and provide your case the attention it deserves. We're here to answer any questions you may have and will return your calls within a 24 hour period. Seeking an adjustment to your status can be a lifesaving solution, but it is important to do it correctly to increase your chances of a positive outcome. Our firm is here to provide hope, and nothing is more satisfying to us than seeing our clients receive the security of a Green Card.

Want to know about your options in adjustment of status? We make ourselves available to you. Call our office immediately at (646) 355-1560.


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