Getting a Family-Based Green Card

Do you have a close family member who is a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States? If so, you may qualify for a U.S. green card. However, how soon you will receive the green card depends on a number of factors, including your relationship to the potential U.S. "petitioner," whether that person is a citizen or a permanent resident (green card holder), and which country you are from. Learn more here.