Visa Application

Applying for an Extension of a U.S. Visa or Change of Status

February 11, 2022 by Joanna Bobel

Listen to this article: Generally, certain nonimmigrants present in the United States admitted for a specified period of time, or their petitioners may request an extension of their admission period in order to continue to engage in those activities permitted under the nonimmigrant classification in which they were admitted.  Also,…

O-1 and H-1B visas

October 25, 2021 by Joanna Bobel

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Listen to this article: The H-1B and O-1 visas are both temporary employment-based visas available to foreign nationals with the right set of skills, experience and achieved successes in their field of expertise, who want to work in the United States. In both cases, the employer files the petition on behalf…

Top reasons a green card might be denied

October 21, 2021 by Joanna Bobel

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Listen to this article: Each year the U.S. government allows thousands of people to enter the United States with permanent resident status. Permanent residence is symbolized with a card, most commonly referred to as a green card, a document that entitles you to legally live and work in the US.…

O-1 Visa Requirements

October 15, 2021 by Piotr Messerszmidt

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Listen to this article: The O-1A requirements listed on USCIS website sound scary and impossible to get. Many clients think that this category is only reserved for celebrities and Nobel prize winners. Let's translate the theory into what it is in practice: Let’s get started with the translation of the…