O-1 Visa to Green Card

The process of transitioning from a nonimmigrant O-1 Visa to an EB-1A green card (first employment-based category) can be streamlined if you can establish the necessary qualifying criteria. This comprehensive guide to transitioning from an O1 Visa to Green Card status...

U.S. Immigration Options for Ukrainians Fleeing the Conflict

Updated May 16, 2022 to reflect implementation of the Uniting for Ukraine program. For Ukrainian nationals fleeing the current conflict, there are several immigration options for entering the U.S. in a legal status: Temporary Protected Status Asylum Immigrant Visa...

H-1B Visa to Green Card

If you are in the fifth year of your H-1B visa and you are interested in continuing to work and residing in the United States, your sponsoring company can either file for an extension of your status or begin the process to transition you from the H-1B visa to...
Making an Emergency Advance Parole or EAD Expedite Request

Making an Emergency Advance Parole or EAD Expedite Request

The processing time for USCIS to adjudicate and issue an employment authorization document (EAD) or an advance parole (AP) has increased in recent years. While the process has historically taken USCIS 3 to 4 months, both the EAD processing time in 2021 and the AP...

TN Visa to Green Card

In this guide we will explain the process of switching from TN visa to green card status. The TN visa is a nonimmigrant visa that was originally created by the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), now United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMC). The TN visa...