How long will it be before he gets greencard if we are to get married? 4 Answers as of June 09, 2011

My boyfriend has been on Optional training period after his Masters here in U.S since last year. I am concerned for the length of time it will take him to get a greencard through me when we get married. How long can we expect it to be?

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Fong & Associates
Fong & Associates | William D. Fong
It is taking about 4-6 months for permanent residence to be approved for most spouse cases. File immediately after you get married.
Answer Applies to: Texas
Replied: 6/9/2011
Carlos E. Sandoval, P.A.
Carlos E. Sandoval, P.A. | Carlos Sandoval
It depends on your immigration status. If you are a United States citizen it will take a few months. If you are a resident it will be years.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 6/9/2011
Immigration Law Offices of Misiti Global, PLLC.
Immigration Law Offices of Misiti Global, PLLC. | Nicklaus Misiti
If you are a US citizen 6 to 9 months. It is important you work with an attorney to streamline the process. For a free consultation you may contact my office.
Answer Applies to: New York
Replied: 6/8/2011
Law Office of Michael E. Hendrickson
Law Office of Michael E. Hendrickson | Michael E. Hendrickson
Depends upon whether you're a U.S citizen or not.
Answer Applies to: Virginia
Replied: 6/8/2011
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