Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Below you will find our most common client questions. If you do not find an answer to your question(s), reach out directly through our Contact Us page to receive a free consultation with one of our immigration lawyers in Chicago.

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Top Frequently Asked Questions


  1. I am undocumented and living in the U.S., how can I obtain a green card?
  2. I am a U.S. citizen and I have been told that my spouse who is undocumented will have to leave the U.S. to obtain a green card, why?
  3. I am a legal permanent resident (green card holder), when can I apply for U.S. citizenship?
  4. What are the requirements to become a U.S. citizen through naturalization?
  5. I received a Notice to Appear (Form I-862) from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). What does this mean?
  6. I received a hearing notice from immigration court, what happens if I do not attend my removal hearing?
  7. Can the government take away my green card?
  8. What is humanitarian relief?
  9. What are the requirements for DACA?
  10. If my DACA application is approved, will it provide me with a path to legal permanent resident status or U.S. citizenship?


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