Adjustment of Status Lawyer Fee and Costs: Overview

Adjustment of status lawyer fee and costs is high on the priority list for someone who is looking to gain U.S. permanent residence. In this article, we will explore the cost and fees for adjustment of status, flexible payment arrangements and ways to pay.

Types of Fees associated with an I-485 Adjustment of Status Application

In order to be able to file an I-485 adjustment application, you must have an underlying petition. In some cases, the underlying petition may be filed with the adjustment of status application. In other cases, you have to wait for approval before you may file for adjustment of status.

Marriage-based or Family-sponsored Adjustment of Status Fees

  • I-130 Petition for Alien Relative filing fee: $ 675 ($50 discount, if filed online)
  • I-485 Application to Adjust Status: $ 1,140
  • I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (optional): $260
  • I-131 Application for Travel Document (optional): $630
  • Attorney’s Fees (starting price): $3,500

VAWA Adjustment of Status Fees

  • I-360 Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er) or Special Immigrant: $0
  • I-485 Application to Adjust Status: $1,140
  • I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (optional): $260
  • I-131 Application for Travel Document (optional): $630
  • Attorney’s Fees (starting price): $3,500

Employment-based Adjustment of Status Fees

  • I-140 Immigrant Petition for Alien Workers: $715
  • I-485 Application to Adjust Status: $1,140
  • I-907 Request for Premium Processing (optional): $2,805
  • I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (optional): $260
  • I-131 Application for Travel Document (optional): $630
  • Attorney’s Fees (starting price): $3,500

Immigration Attorney: Flexible Payment Options

My name is Cheryl Fletcher and I have been representing immigration clients since 2015. I have helped win green cards, visas and American citizenship for hundreds of families, employees and investors. The cost of an attorney should not be the sole deciding factor in your hiring decision. You deserve the best representation possible.

Hiring a lawyer is a “big ticket” item for most people living in America and paying for legal services usually requires careful planning. We charge flat fees to eliminate the uncertainty surrounding the cost for a lawyer. Additionally, we offer structured payments to most clients. We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express, Zelle, Cash App, PayPal etc. I’d be more than happy to hear about your situation and devise a legal strategy to achieve the best outcome possible.

Cheryl-Fletcher Adjustment of Status Lawyer Fee and Costs