Immigration Lawyer Ari Sauer – The Immigration Answer Man

Memphis immigration lawyer Ari Sauer provides news and information on US immigration law.

USCIS mistakenly withdrew my I-140 petition. How do I correct the mistake?

QUESTION- My I-140 was approved in 2006 and still working with sponsoring company. Now my attorney got withdrawal/termination decision on my I-140, saying that my company requested the withdrawal of … Continue reading

June 29, 2009 · 1 Comment

I have been charged with Solicitation of a Prostitute. How will this affect my immigration status?

Today’s question is being answered by guest expert John Richbourg. John is an immigration law attorney with Siskind Susser, P.C. To view John’s full bio, visit You can schedule … Continue reading

June 22, 2009 · Leave a comment

Can I become a Permanent Resident based on the fact that I have a minor U.S. citizen child?

QUESTION- I am a Canadian citizen who is in the U.S. in TN nonimmigrant status. My wife and oldest daughter are here in TD nonimmigrant status as my dependants. My … Continue reading

June 17, 2009 · Leave a comment

I was recently denied a B-2 visitor visa. Can I now travel to the U.S. on the Visa Waiver Program?

QUESTION: I am a citizen of the U.K. I was planning to visit the U.S. at the end of the month, to visit some friends. Since I wanted to stay … Continue reading

June 15, 2009 · Leave a comment

I want to renew my daughter’s U.S. passport. Do I need to have my ex-husband sign the application?

QUESTION: I am a U.S. citizen who is now living in Israel. I was married to an Israeli citizens but now we are divorced. My daughter is a U.S. citizen … Continue reading

June 14, 2009 · Leave a comment

Do I have to wait for the I-130 Immigrant Petition to be approved before I file my I-485 Application for Adjustment of Status?

QUESTION: My cousin is the unmarried son, over the age of 21, of a US citizen. His mother filed an I-130 immigrant visa petition for him in October of 2002, … Continue reading

June 12, 2009 · Leave a comment

Porting an Application for Adjustment of Status (I-485) to a new employer under AC21

QUESTION: My company filed an I-140 immigrant petition for me which was approved in 2008. My I-485 application for adjustment of status was filed in 2007. In 2007 my company … Continue reading

June 10, 2009 · Leave a comment

How do I find out the processing times for my application?

QUESTION: How do I know how long USCIS will take to process my application? By Ari Sauer, immigration lawyer with the Memphis, TN office of the Siskind Susser law firm. THE … Continue reading

June 8, 2009 · 2 Comments

Ari Sauer

Ari Sauer is an immigration law attorney with the Memphis office of the Siskind Susser law firm. Ari answers questions on US immigration law submitted by readers. Email Ari Sauer to submit a question.