TN Visa → J-1 Visa Waiver → Green Card Approval

Green CardCase Info.
Case History / Issues:Applicant was subject to the INA § 212 (e) two-year foreign residence requirement due to previously holding a J-1 visa. She later became a Canadian citizen, obtained TN visa status, and subsequently married a U.S. citizen.
Strategy:Filed for and obtained a No-Objection waiver; then filed for Adjustment of Status.
Filing Process:I-130 / I-485 application @ USCIS - Chicago Lockbox / San Francisco Field Office
Filed:Oct. 2012
Biometrics Scheduled:Nov. 2012
Employment Authorization / Travel Card Issued:Jan. 2013
Interview Date:Jan. 2013
Green Card Received:Jan. 2013
Processing Time:2 months, 20 days
TN Visa Category:Animal Scientist