If you’re going through the immigration process to become a temporary or permanent lawful resident of the United States, you’ll be under scrutiny the entire time. It’s a lengthy and complicated process, and if you commit a crime during the proceedings, a lot can change.
A person who wants to become a legal resident will have to submit a series of applications to be considered...Read More
Foreign-born specialized workers who wish to work in the United States need to obtain a visa to work. One common path is finding a sponsor, also their employer, to allow them to work in the country.
An H-1B Visa grants a specialized foreign worker a temporary allowance to work inside the United States.
Who Qualifies For An H-1B Visa?
A specialized worker in a technical field, or STEM...Read More
U.S. Supreme Court Rules To Allow DACA
On June 18, 2020, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled to allow the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to continue. The Court found that the Trump administration’s decision to terminate the program was “arbitrary and capricious” under the Administrative Procedures Act and failed to consider the hardship to DACA recipients. HERE is a...Read More
For a non-resident, the hurdles to permanent status in the U.S. can seem overwhelming. Many factors determine how a non-resident must proceed through the bureaucratic minefield. Because so many variables need to be considered, many potential U.S. residents seek the counsel of an experienced immigration attorney. Having that experience behind you to guide your efforts can be a source of greater...Read More
Applicants for change of status and other immigration proceedings routinely face road blocks during the process. You can have forms returned because of missed details. You can be forced to start the process over again because of poor timing and visa restrictions. But nothing can compare to the effect that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on every aspect of our government’s functioning. For...Read More