How long it should take to get a green card if I am married to US citizen and currently live outside the USA but have valid 5 years tourist visa? 4 Answers as of September 11, 2014

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Morales & O'Connor, PLLC
Morales & O'Connor, PLLC | Myron Morales
It would take about one year to complete the process while outside of the U.S. It takes about six months to do it inside of the U.S.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 9/11/2014
The Law Offices of Kristy Qiu
The Law Offices of Kristy Qiu | Mengjun Qiu
About 9 to 16 months since the date of filing.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 9/11/2014
Law Offices of Grinberg and Segal
Law Offices of Grinberg and Segal | Alexander Segal
Your tourist visa has no relevance to the immigrant visa process. The immigrant visa process will take approximately 12 to 18 months.
Answer Applies to: New York
Replied: 9/11/2014
Coane and Associates
Coane and Associates | Bruce Coane
If you continue to live outside, it can be 8-16 months and longer. If you're in Afghanistan or Yemen, it can be many years. If you happen to come and visit and are in Houston or San Antonio, it takes 2-4 months.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 9/11/2014
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