Applications and Petitions for Visas, and Business Transactions

We represent foreign investors and workers and/or their sponsoring U.S. employers in procurement of the complete range of work and travel visas, including visas for spouses and family members, extensions and changes of status within the U.S., visa renewals abroad, and all family-related immigration matters.

We also represent small and medium-sized businesses with start-up assistance, including incorporation, business plan writing and equity and benefit plans development, as well as ongoing corporate and business transactional matters.

For accurate and timely information about non-immigrant visa categories and eligibility, see the State Department’s official website at

Temporary visitors (B-1/2)

Border Crossers (BCC)

Business investors and international traders (E-1/E-2)

Australian specialty occupation workers (E-3)

Academic students (F-1/F-2)

Specialty occupation employment (H-1B, H-2A, H-2B, H-4)

Chilean and Singaporean specialty workers (H-1B1)

International media and press (I-1)

Exchange program visitors (J-1, waivers)

Fiancés and spouses married abroad, dependents (K-1/K-2/K-3)

Executives, managers and specialized knowledge employees transferring to U.S. (L-1A/B)

Vocational students (M-1)

Extraordinary ability workers (O-1/O-2/O-3)

Artists, entertainers and athletes (P-1/P-2)

International cultural exchanges visitors (Q-1)

NAFTA workers (TN)

Religious workers (R)

Consular assistance abroad

Extensions and changes of non-immigrant status

Requests for Evidence (RFE), motions to reopen and appeals (AAO)


Applications and Petitions for Permanent Residence

Family based sponsorship (I-130, 1-485)

Marriages and adjustment of status (I-130, I-485, I-131, I-765)

Marriage interviews, best evidence and Affidavit of Support requirements

Fiancés and dependents (I-129F, DS-156K)

Work authorization documents (I-765/EADS)

Travel documents (I-765)

Removal of conditional residence (I-751)

Consular processing (DS-230)

Medical examinations (I-693)

Green card renewal or replacement

Age-out, passport and travel issues



U.S. Employers and Permanent Residence Sponsorship

I-9s and E-Verify

Department of Labor and ICE audits

Employment visas (H-1Bs, TNs, etc.), LCAs and salary surveys

Labor certification assistance and project management

Labor certification audits and appeals (BALCA)

Employer petitions (I-140, all preference categories)

National interest waivers

Health care workers

Skilled and migrant labor

Domestic workers


Investors, Traders and Entrepreneurs

E-1 treaty traders

E-2 treaty investors

EB-5 immigrant investors

Incorporations, share distribution, corporate record-keeping, leases and business plans


Citizenship and Naturalization

Applications for naturalization (N-400)

Examination prep and study material

Qualification, strategies and timing

Dual citizenship


Defenses to Removal and Deportation

Notices to Appear (NTAs)

Detentions and hearings

Voluntary departure

Waivers of bars to readmission