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¿What are the eligibility requirements for getting a fiancé visa?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jun 16, 2021 | Naturalization And Citizenship |   When you live in Texas and plan to marry someone who hails from another nation, you need to follow a certain process before securing a K-1 non-immigrant visa, or a fiancé visa. For example, you need to have plans to marry within a […]

¿What are the first steps to naturalization?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jun 28, 2021 | Family-Based Immigration |   When you first decide to apply for naturalization, you may not know what to expect. This process may seem overwhelming to someone looking to live permanently in the United States. Foreign nationals typically need to go through a multistep process in order to become […]

¿What are the rules for obtaining a visa for a family member?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jul 1, 2021 | Family-Based Immigration |   The United States supports the reunification of families but there are immigration rules in place for bringing family members into the country. If you have the appropriate status, you can apply for a visa for your spouse or other family members under the regulations […]

¿Are you eligible for a third-preference EB-3 visa?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jul 1, 2021 | Employment-Based Immigration |   When you were born somewhere other than the United States, you need to take certain steps if you wish to move to Texas or another U.S. state for work and stay on a permanent basis. The United States recognizes a number of different visa […]

¿Do all naturalization applicants have to take an English exam?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jul 16, 2021 | Naturalization And Citizenship |   Becoming a citizen of the U.S. is a major milestone for many immigrants. After all, citizenship affords rights and responsibilities that are not available to legal permanent residents. Naturalization is the process by which one becomes a U.S. citizen.   Before acquiring citizenship, most […]

¿Why might someone want a non-immigrant visa?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Jul 28, 2021 | Non-Immigrant Visas |   Non-immigrant visas are for someone coming to the U.S. who will not be staying here or trying to seek citizenship. They are visiting, usually for a specific reason. The U.S. Department of State explains there are various categories of non-immigrant visas. If you wish to […]

¿When can I remove marriage-based conditions on my residency?

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Aug 7, 2021 | Family-Based Immigration |   Marrying a United States citizen and coming to this country has probably been a dream come true, so you want to make sure nothing will stop your dream of living in the U.S. If you obtained residency with conditions due to your recent marriage, […]

H-1B visas: requirements for foreigh-born healthcare workers

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Aug 23, 2021 | Employment-Based Immigration |   The shortage of healthcare professionals in Texas often presents an opportunity for foreign-born individuals with specialized skills. U.S. immigration law provides several options that might allow you to obtain temporary work status or permanent residence in the United States. According to the U.S. Citizenship […]

How a divorce can affect your immigration status

On Behalf of Barba Inegol Law Firm PLLC | Aug 27, 2021 | Family Law For Immigrants |   Immigration is one of the recurring topics in San Antonio-area broadcast and print news reports. While immigration can be a partisan and political issue that can evoke heated partisan debate among U.S. citizens, for immigrants the topic is a much more personal […]