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Published Jan 29,2020 By Abiodun

Hi

I would like to Know if applying for NIW-EB2 can affect J1 visa extension.

Thanks

Abi

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4 years ago

In applying for EB2-NIW, you demonstrate an immigrant intent and your J1 may not be extended. While filing I-140 puts you in a gray area in this respect and there are many cases when J1s are still extended, filing I-485 creates a clear conflict.

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