Fong Ilagan has years of experience in consulting with U.S. citizens to help them sponsor their families into the country. When it comes to immigration issues, you’re going to need a dependable and highly-reviewed advocate from a local law firm.
Our family immigration lawyers are fluent in many languages and are the best professionals you can find to assist you throughout the visa process.
When you come into our office for your initial consultation, you’ll come to find that we top others in regards to family immigration. We answer your questions to the best of our ability, provide quality advice, and offer our reliable presence in your interview and more. Get started with a highly-rated law firm to move your family into the U.S. with you!
There are two groups that are eligible for family visas. The two groups are broken up into immediate relatives and family preferences. Immediate relatives include:
Family preference categories include:
If you have any other questions regarding if your family member is an immediate relative or a family preference, we can assist.
Just one step short of citizenship, being a green card holder grants you permanent residency in the U.S. green card holders are allowed to live and work permanently in the country. To be eligible for a green card through family, you must:
Applying for a green card is easier with the help of a Houston immigration attorney from Fong Ilagan. We can help you put together an application and overcome any roadblocks along the way.
The K-1 visa is a non-immigrant visa given to the foreign-citizen fiancés of U.S. citizens. Individuals who are granted this visa are allowed to enter the U.S. and marry their U.S. citizen fiancé within 90 days. Once married, the K-1 visa holder may apply for permanent residency. Any children of the K-1 visa holder may also enter the U.S. with a K-2 visa.
In order to qualify for a K-1 visa, you must:
If you are seeking a fiancé visa, our Houston immigration attorneys can help you understand the necessary steps in the application process. We can help you compile solid evidence and build a strong application.
Intercountry adoption is a complex process that allows a U.S. citizen to adopt someone living in a foreign country. The USCIS offers three processes through which someone can immigrate to the U.S. on the basis of adoption:
When it comes to intercountry adoption, every case varies widely and requires the careful attention of a skilled immigration attorney. The team at Fong Ilagan can assess your situation and determine which process is best suited for your family.