People coming to the United States as business (B-1) or tourist (B-2) visitors need a temporary nonimmigrant visa.
STUDENT VISA F-1 Student Visa The “F” visa is reserved for non-immigrants who intend to pursue academic studies and/or language training programs.
The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa. It is designed to allow US employers to recruit and employ foreign professionals in special occupations within the US for a specified period of time.
These visas are not numerically limited. Employers must demonstrate that there are not enough US workers who are able, willing, qualified and available to do temporary work.
Is a non-immigrant visa available to foreigners who fall into the “exchange visitor” category.v
For foreigners who come temporarily to the United States to perform service or temporary work, with the exception of agricultural work.
Allows any foreign national to travel to the United States to participate in a training program with a US employer.
For representatives of foreign print, radio, film or other media.
Temporary visa that allows companies to move qualified foreign employees to their North American branch or headquarters.
Aimed at foreigners with extraordinary abilities in the sciences, arts, education, business or athletics.
P-1: Internationally recognized performers, circus performers, and athletes who are going to tour, compete, or a specific event in the United States.
P-2: Artists or animators going individually or as a group to an exchange program recognized by the US government.
P-3: Artists or animators who wish to perform, teach or train people as part of a unique cultural program.
For religious workers who do not wish to immigrate. They must be sponsored by a non-profit religious organization.
Available to citizens of foreign countries that have a treaty of commerce and navigation or investment with the United States.
Benefit to the bride and groom of the petitioners, citizens of the United States.
For victims of physical or mental abuse or who have collaborated with the police in the investigation or prosecution of a criminal act.
Available to skilled professionals with at least 2 years of experience, professionals with university degrees or other unskilled workers that are not temporary or seasonal.
This visa is available to individuals of “extraordinary ability” in the arts, science, education, business or athletics, and outstanding professors and researchers, managers and executives of multinationals.
For professionals with a college degree and at least 5 years of experience in the profession and people with exceptional skills in the arts, sciences or business.
Religious workers, young special immigrants, US foreign service messaging workers, translators, former US government officials and other non-citizens.
For foreigners who invest $500,000 to $1,000,000 in a company in the United States.
Immediate Persons” of a US Citizen Parents, spouses and children (single under age 21) of a US citizen.
Family members of a US citizen may qualify, but with a numerical limit on visas each year.
Spouses and unmarried children of permanent residents can also apply for the Green Card.
Gives abused spouses and children of US citizens or US permanent residents a “self-petition” procedural mechanism for lawful permanent resident status.
Naturalization is the path for immigrants to become US citizens.
It guarantees exemption from the reasons that make foreigners ineligible to move or even visit the United States.
For certain undocumented immigrants under the age of 21 who have been abused, neglected, or abandoned by one or both parents.
For individuals who, in their countries, have been persecuted, or fear being persecuted in the future, on the basis of their race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership of a particular social group.
The interview can be the most important moment in the immigration process. The lawyer prepares the client for the interview, conveys tranquility and security, in addition to guiding them to avoid possible traps and violation of rights.
An individual who is the beneficiary of an approved immigrant visa petition and has an immigrant visa number immediately available (i.e. priority date is current) may apply at a U.S. Consulate for an immigrant visa in order to come to the United States and be admitted as a permanent resident.
It is obtained within the United States with the visa extension petition with the USCIS, immigration fees, and required documents.
It is obtained within the United States with the USCIS change of status application, immigration fees, and required documents.
Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS) is an immigration classification available to certain undocumented immigrants under the age of 21 who have been abused, neglected, or abandoned by one or both parents.
On June 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court ruled in United States v. Windsor that the federal interpretation of “marriage” and “spouse” as legislated in Section 3 of the “DOMA” to strictly heterosexual marriages was unconstitutional because it denied same-sex couples their constitutional rights under the Fifth Amendment.On June 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court ruled in United States v. Windsor that the federal interpretation of “marriage” and “spouse” as legislated in Section 3 of the “DOMA” to strictly heterosexual marriages was unconstitutional because it denied same-sex couples their constitutional rights under the Fifth Amendment.