Thousands of people come to the United States each year to visit, work, and live. After all, America is known as the Land of Opportunity. However, in order to visit or eventually move to the U.S., an individual will need to obtain a valid visa or Green Card.
People from around the world are applying for U.S. work visas in record numbers. While the job market in the U.S. is under pressure, foreign nationals are still finding great opportunities to work and live in the U.S. Countries like Canada provide a solid talent pool for the U.S. economy and immigrants have always been a steady source of U.S. employment.
Under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), USA visa procedures have been made easier for Canadians and Mexicans to work in the United States. Large corporations, small businesses and professionals are seizing new opportunities to work in the United States.
Here are some of the most common U.S. work visa applications we file:
Below is not an exhaustive list of FAQs, but it includes of some of the most common questions we get asked.
Yes, absolutely. It is NOT a ruse to locate those who are here illegally.
No. It may take from three months to two years to complete the Green Card process.
L-2 visa holders (spouses of L-1 visa holders) and spouses of E visa holders have recently been allowed to apply for employment authorization.
As of 2004, all foreign nationals requiring new visas must apply for their visas at a U.S. embassy or consulate outside the United States of America.
No. However you do now require a passport or appropriate I.D. to cross the border from Canada to the U.S. (and vice versa).
With so many different U.S. immigration needs, and with so many people vying for U.S. visas each year, legal help is what can make the difference between a successful application and a rejected bid.
In addition to preparing applications for all U.S. work visas and permanent residence, we can help if you:
Applying for U.S. Immigration is not an easy process. It requires much more than obtaining a U.S. job offer or having a family relative ready to sponsor you. The paperwork involved for a successful U.S. visa requires immigration expertise to prepare a solid application in order to increase your chances at getting approval.
The United States is the world’s most popular immigration destination. Hundreds and thousands of immigration applications are submitted each year.
We have over 15 years of experience in handling thousands of U.S. visa and U.S. immigration applications and we can help you too!
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