In this day and age it is more and more common for two people to fall in love from across the world- whether online, through travel, or a chance encounters that lead to lasting relationships. A question we are asked frequently at Skylex is what to do as a U.S. Citizen when you have fallen in love with a foreign citizen and wish to live in the United States as a married couple. There are several options available:
The attorneys at Skylex will work with you to prepare the important fiancé(e) visa application. If approved, we will assist your fiancé(e) in obtaining a visa from a U.S. Embassy or Consulate abroad. Your fiancé(e) will need to undergo a medical exam and an interview in order to receive the visa (also called the K-1 visa). After approval, your fiancé(e) is able to come to the United States.