Undocumented or Lack of Lawful Status
If you entered the United States without permission or inspection then you are presumed to be undocumented, or lacking lawful status, which is improperly referred to as ‘illegal alien.’ Depending on your particular background and various factors such as if you have been a victim of a crime, whether a family member filed petition for you, or immigration status of your spouse, parent or child, you may be eligible for temporary or permanent lawful status (green-card) including work authorization. If is in your interest to consult with licensed attorney with extensive experience in representing non-citizens.
Immigration Law Practices
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