What is purpose of the Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), Battered or Abused Spouse, or Special Immigrant?

The Form I-360 petition is used to classify an alien as:

1. An Amerasian;

2. A Widow or Widower;

3. A Battered or Abused Spouse or Child of a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident; or

4. A special immigrant.

What is a “special immigrant”?

A special immigrant is defined as one of the following:

A. Religious Worker;

B. Panama Canal Company Employee, Canal Zone Government Employee, U.S. Government in the Canal Zone Employee;

C. Physician;

D. International Organization Employee or Family Member;

E. Juvenile Court Dependent;

F. Armed Forces Member;

G. Afghanistan or Iraq national who supported the U.S. Armed Forces as a translator;

H. Iraq national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. Government in Iraq or

I. an Afghan national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. Government in Afghanistan.

In some instances. the Form I-360 can be filed contemporaneously with the Form I-485 & Form I-765 enabling the petitioner to obtain an Employment Authorization Card during the entire process.

We look forward to hearing from you and discussing your immigration options under any of the above classifications.  There is no charge for an initial telephone consultation. The Law Office of Rose H. Robbins represents immigration clients from all over the United States since it involves the same Federal laws and regulations.

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