If my wife only has residency, will she be deported if we get a divorce? 3 Answers as of February 08, 2011

I want to get a divorce but my wife only has her residency, would she be deported? We have been married for 5 years.

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JCS Immigration & Visa Law Office
JCS Immigration & Visa Law Office | Jack C. Sung
No she will not be deported because of the divorce. She can only be deported if she has fallen out of status or lost her status. A divorce will not cause her to lose her status as long as her green card is still valid. A divorce does not invalidate her green card.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 2/8/2011
Law Office of Immigration & International Trade Law
Law Office of Immigration & International Trade Law | Linda Liang
What do you mean she has residency? green card? How long has she had it if it is green card you are referring to.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 2/8/2011
441 Legal Group, Inc.
441 Legal Group, Inc. | Gareth H. Bullock
No she won't.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 2/8/2011
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