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How to talk to employers about your pending EAD

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Hi all, 

I am adjusting my status through marriage and am currently waiting for my EAD card. I plan to expedite the process by using a job offer, claiming a financial loss. I have seen many of you have done this, and was wondering if you could share with me how you talked to your employer about the process, convincing them to offer you a position while you expedite the process? I have a position offer pending, and my employer just disclosed that their lawyer stated that I cannot expedite the process using an offer letter (?!). I also made sure they know that there's a good chance that USCIS will not approve the expedition. And I am looking for more info that I can forward to them about this whole process as well. 

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Charlotte, NC Field Office 

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AOS from Student F-1 Status 

Package Sent (overnight via UPS): 04/04/2019

(day1) Delivered to USCIS: 04/05/2019 

(day5) Texts & Emails Received: 04/09/2019 (Checks Cashed Out: 04/10)

NOA: 04/09/2019

(day9) NOA Mails Received: 04/13/2019

(day34) 2nd Biometrics Appointment Notice (missed the 1st one on May 7 due to undeliverable mail): 05/17/2019

(day 40) Biometrics Notice Mail Received: 05/23/2019

(day40) Expedite EAD requested: 05/23/2019

(day41) Walk-in Biometrics Done: 05/24/2019

 

 

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Why is a lawyer involved? You just need a simple letter with a job offer, I would imagine an email would do.


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My company used to send job offers pending and EAD.  We included a phase like "The offer is contingent upon the applicant obtaining an EAD / Green card within 90 days of this offer."  This is from  3 or 4 years ago but we never had any issues.

 


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