Blog for Postdocs / Phds, National Interest Waiver, Extraordinary Ability

Disclaimer: The contents in this web site are only for your information and are not intended to be legal advice. While many of our applicants successfully obtain their I-140 approvals, the information here should not be considered as a guarantee of your green card application outcome.


Packet information for dependents


Hello, I’m interested in your NIW packet. Does it contain information on filing for dependents with H-4 visas too?


In short the answer is yes. Green card application consists of two main parts: I-140 and I-485. I-140 will be filed by a primary petitioner (which in your case will be you). You need to file I-485 for yourself and all other dependents (spouse and children). The example packets have filled example I-485 form  along with an example cover letter. The packet also has filled examples EAD form and advanced parole if necessary. In general filing for… Continue reading