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Advance Parole Applications
This type of application is available for a person who is inadmissible to the United States but requests to enter the country based on compelling humanitarian circumstances.
An applicant must be able to show that s/he has compelling humanitarian reasons to enter the United States if s/he is otherwise inadmissible and would require a waiver. U.S. immigration authorities will determine whether the applicant meets the burden of proof.
Where to Apply
Usually these applications are filed in local offices, in advance. However, immigration offices at U.S. Ports of Entry and Pre-flight Inspection are empowered to admit foreign nationals in compelling humanitarian circumstances, in advance, for temporary purposes.
How can Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell LLP help?
We can help you assess whether you have an appropriate case to attempt an application for advance permission to enter as a non-immigrant (i.e. Advance Parole). We can also advise as far as the appropriate documentation that will be required to strengthen your application package in order to meet the high burden of proof.
Speak to one of our immigration professionals who can answer any questions you may have and help you with a consultation about your specific US travel needs.