Will I be able to adjust my status quicker through my mother when she becomes a citizen? 3 Answers as of June 15, 2011

I am a permanent resident since 2010. My mother will be a citizen next year (2012). I am not eligible to apply for citizenship until 2015. Will I be able to adjust my status quicker through my mother when she becomes a citizen?

Ask a Local Attorney. 100% Anonymous. Free Answers.

Free Case Evaluation by a Local Lawyer: Click here
Law Office of Immigration & International Trade Law
Law Office of Immigration & International Trade Law | Linda Liang
No. everyone is equal in front of law. US citizens don't have privilege as was wished.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 6/15/2011
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella | Caro Kinsella, Esq.
No,as even if your mom files for you, you still have to wait 4yrs and 9 months before you can become a citizen.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 6/15/2011
Eric M. Mark, Attorney at Law
Eric M. Mark, Attorney at Law | Eric Mark
No. If you are a permanent resident already there is no status to adjust. You can become a citizen after five years as a permanent resident.
Answer Applies to: New Jersey
Replied: 6/15/2011
Click to View More Answers: