Permanent residency is the status granted to immigrants to live and work permanently in the United States. In most cases, a petitioner (employer or relative) is the one who requests the family or employment petition that creates the basis for the foreigner to apply for permanent residence or "Green Card". If you want more information, we can advise you. We can advise you so that you can achieve your legality in the United States. At MGA Immigration Lawyer, you can request your legal advice for this and other immigration cases. Visit www.mgaimmigrationlawyer.com for more information!