Immigration & Naturalization Law
How Can I Obtain An Immigrant Visa So That I May Live Here Permanently?
There are three basic ways in which someone can obtain an immigrant visa:
- By having a family member who is a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident file a family-based immigrant visa petition on their behalf,
- Through employment, or
- By entering and “winning” an immigrant visa through the annual Diversity Visa lottery.
Read more about becoming a permanent U.S. resident.
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