Clients as well as prospective clients frequently call the office to learn the processing times for certain applications. Most of our New Jersey clients have cases pending at the Vermont Service Center. As of January 25, 2012, according to USCIS, here are some current processing timelines for some types of applications.
I-129F: Fiance visas are currently taking about 5 months to be adjudicated;
I-130: Petitions filed by US Citizens for Spouse, Parents, or Children under 21 are taking 5 months;
I-130: Petitions filed by US Citizens for unmarried children over 21, as well as those filed by Permanent Residents for unmarried children over 21, are also taking about 5 months;
I-130: Petitions filed by US Citizens for brothers or sisters are taking much longer. USCIS is currently working on cases filed October 2, 2010.
I-485: Adjustment of Status Applications based on employment are stuck on July 17, 2011.
I-751: Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence are stuck on May 2, 2011.
Interested parties should of course go the website directly.