Family Based Immigration

Family Petitions

Orlando Attorney Handles Family Petitions

Certain foreign nationals are allowed by the Immigration and Nationality Law to permanently immigrate to the United States for the purpose of family unity. The relationships that can serve as sponsors are as follows:

  • Immediate relatives: Spouse, mother, father and children under twenty-one years of age of a United States Citizen; (Visa is immediately available)
  • Family First Preference: Unmarried sons and daughters (over 21 years of age) of a United States Citizen (subject to quota);
  • Family Second Preference: Spouse and unmarried sons and daughters under 21 years of age of lawful permanent residents (green card holders) are classified as Family 2A, unmarried sons and daughters over 21 years of age are classified under Family 2B.(both are subject to quota);
  • Family Third Preference: Married sons and daughters (over 21 years of age) of United States Citizens (subject to quota);
  • Family Fourth Preference: Brothers and sisters of United States Citizens (subject to quotas).

Contact our Immigration Attorneys

If you have family members that would like to immigrate to the United States, call the Law Offices of Suzanne E. Vazquez. We will diligently analyze your case to determine if it qualifies under any of the above mentioned categories. We will help you during the application and along the process. Send us an email at or call us at (407) 674-6968 during office hours. If you prefer to see us at our Tampa location, please call us at 813-400-0055 to make an appointment. If you have an emergency and need to talk to us, please call (407) 925-2554 and we will contact you shortly.

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The Information obtained at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own particular case.