H1 to H4 COS is pending and need to file H4 extension as well

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Hi All.. Need clarification on our current visa scenario.. please review the below case and provide your input if anyone knows or came across similar situation.. 


Our current situation is :

I am working on H1B visa.. My spouse recently got H1 and changed her status from H4 to H1. Due to current market, we didn’t get job for my spouse and filed another COS (change of status) petition for H1 to H4 conversion by Sept 2023.. Her recent COS to H4 is still pending with USCIS and it will take more time to get it approved.. 


In meantime, my Primary H1 is getting expired by June 2024 and about to file an extension for the same.. Since my spouse COS application (I-539) is still progress and there is no premium processing for that.. can we apply another I-539 parallel for her H4 extension or do I need to wait till her first I-539 COS to H4 to get it approved?


Please provide your valuable input

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