No, if you divorce in Brooklyn, your green card will be secure and your immigration status unchanged.
As a lawful permanent resident, you are entitled to the full protection of New York’s court system, and the doors are open to you if you choose to end your marriage.
You are authorized to live and work in the United States on a permanent basis, and you have the same rights to the normal difficulties of a life in America as anyone else does.
Religion, ties to family far away, and your financial security here in America are all matters that may factor in to how you approach the dissolution of your marriage.
The attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino have helped many permanent residents and other new Americans divorce in Brooklyn.
Call us today at 718-725-9601 for a free consultation with an experienced Brooklyn divorce lawyer.