File the I-589 at the clerk’s window and keep a stamped copy;
Mail the I-589 to the court and mark one copy CONFORMED COPY – RETURN TO SENDER, and provide a self-addressed envelope;
Please use this attorney-prepared manual and an example of a successful application to help you properly file your case. Make sure to use the most recent version of the forms by clicking on the Required Forms links above.
On June 18, 2020 the United States Supreme Court ruled that the Trump administration unlawfully ordered the termination of DACA. This decision means that the government must continue to accept DACA renewals along with initial (first-time) DACA applications AND applications for Advance Parole (international travel permits)
Copy of most recent Employment Authorization Card (front and back);
Certified dispositions of court proceedings AND arrest record;
Do not apply to renew if guilty of a felony or third significant misdemeanor
Proof of identity (expired passport is OK)
Proof of physical presence in the United States since before June 15, 2007
Please use this attorney-prepared guide and example of a successful application to help you properly file your case. Make sure to use the most recent version of the forms by clicking on the Required Forms links above.
Parole in Place “fixes” an unlawful entry for the parent, spouse, or child of a person in the United States military (Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, Air Force). Even the relatives of those who previously served or are in the reserves qualify for this benefit. After receiving Parole in Place, an individual may then normally apply for adjustment of status, or at least work authorization.
Birth certificate with both parents names on it (with translation if required)
Green card, naturalization certificate, United States passport.
Current or previous military identification document;
Most recent military work orders;
Discharge paperwork if applicable (honorable discharge preferred but others do not automatically disqualify)
Personally deliver application to USCIS office with jurisdiction;
An individual may apply for adjustment of status if no other inadmissibility besides unlawful entry applies and a qualifying family relationship exists;
File form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization ALONE if any other obstacles to adjustment of status are exist (arrests, removals, etc.);
International travel is possible with Parole in Place but not recommended;
Renew Parole in Place every year if no adjustment of status.
When applying for Parole in Place the United States government is eager to help family members of servicemen and women;
Please refer to this government publication – Immigration Options for Family of Certain Military Members and Veterans – for the more info.
Please use this professional guide and an example of a successful application to help you properly file your case. Make sure to use the most recent version of the forms by clicking on the Required Forms links above.
Immigrants are increasingly becoming victims of violent crimes. A special status exists for such victims. The U visa and U nonimmigrant status are the benefits an immigrant victim of violent crime should apply for. A police officer, prosecutor, or judge must certify the victim before he or she applies for U benefits. This is the format to mail in a request for U certification from the Chicago Police Department, if the crime occurred in Chicago. Certification is ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY to apply for U benefits.
marriage certificate and any divorce certificates for spouse
birth certificates of children
birth certificates of siblings
Your personal statement detailing what happened;
Any other evidence proving injury (physical or emotional) such as:
Make sure you ask to waive ALL your criminal and immigration violations on your I-192.
No new criminal or immigration violations;
Physically present in the United States for three years;
Stay helpful to law enforcement
Please use this guide and an example of a successful U visa application to help you properly file your case. Make sure to use the most recent version of the forms by clicking on the Required Forms links above.