Client: A Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan Client’s Country of Origin: Taiwan Case Type: I-360 Petition for Alien to be Classified as a Special Immigrant Date of Application: May 6, 2005 Date of Approval: September 29, 2005
Our client, a bilingual church in Ann Arbor, Michigan, wished to retain a capable and experienced minister on a long-term basis. Because Herman Legal Group had previously handled this minister’s religious worker status, we were also retained to apply for immigration status for him and his family.
The minister had been a member of the denomination, a bona fide religious organization.
The minister had been carrying out religious work continuously for at least two years before the application.
The religious worker was in the U.S. solely for the purpose of acting as a minister in a professional capacity at the organization’s request.
Four months later, our client’s case was approved. The granting of immigration status to the minister became a helpful base for later I-485 (green card or permanent resident status) applications.
At Herman Legal Group, Your Future Matters Most Call now to request a consultation