Adjustment of Status Versus Consular Processing

(459 Ratings)

Produced on: June 18, 2015

Course Format On Demand Audio

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Course Description

Time 60 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

Applying for and securing lawful permanent residence in the United States on behalf of an alien is a difficult process requiring a great deal of patience and attention. In this immigration law program, attorney Carla Prosper provides viewers with a nuts and bolts introduction to consular processing and adjustment of status, the two methods for obtaining an immigrant visa.  Ms. Prosper begins by dissecting the two procedures and discussing their eligibility requirements and governing rules. With a focus on several relevant sections of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Mr. Prosper compares and contrasts consular processing and adjustment of status, and makes valuable recommendations for choosing which procedure to use. This is a must-see course for all immigration attorneys seeking guidance on how to help their clients successfully obtain green cards and secure permanent resident status in the United States.   

 

Learning Objectives:

I.     Summarize adjustment of status

II.    Differentiate eligibility & visa availability

III.   Understand consular processing

IV.   Describe adjustment of status vs. consular processingy

 

Faculty

Carla Prosper

Prosper and Rodriguez, LLC

Carla C. Prosper is a co-founder and partner of Prosper and Rodriguez, LLC.  Ms. Prosper’s practice is limited to all aspects of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law. Ms. Prosper has successfully represented aliens in removal proceedings before the Immigration Court and the Board of Immigration Appeals. Ms. Prosper also represents corporations seeking business visas for incoming talent. 

Ms. Prosper earned her undergraduate degree in International Business Management Villanova University and her J.D. degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo, School of Law.  She is a member of the Bars of NJ and NY, and the American Immigration Lawyer's Association.  She is fluent in French, Spanish and Haitian Creole.

Reviews

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Eric S.

Excellent!

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Jorge R.

Good basic presentation.

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William D.

Informative - Thank you!

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Michael M.

super

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Elisa D.

The presenter was very clear and informative.

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GREGORY S.

Instructor did a very nice job.

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Ken T.

One of the best courses I have seen to date. This person did a great job of explaining a difficult subject

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Richard K.

Great

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