Can a green card holder bring his brother to the US? 6 Answers as of June 10, 2011

Can a green card holder bring his brother to the United States?

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Law Office of Christine Troy
Law Office of Christine Troy | Christine Troy
No but once you are a USC, then you can sponsor him!
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 6/10/2011
Verdin Law Firm, LLC
Verdin Law Firm, LLC | Isaul Verdin
No. You must be a US naturalized citizen to petition for a sibling.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 6/10/2011
Fong & Associates
Fong & Associates | William D. Fong
No, there is no family-based preference category. There is for the sibling of a US citizen, but that FB-4 preference category has a priority date backlog of about 11 years.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 6/10/2011
Eric M. Mark, Attorney at Law
Eric M. Mark, Attorney at Law | Eric Mark
Yes, but it will take many many years.
Answer Applies to: New Jersey
Replied: 6/10/2011
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella | Caro Kinsella, Esq.
No you must be a citizen to petition for a sibling. Once you petition as a sibling the wait period is in excess of 8 years.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 6/9/2011
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