Columbus Employment-Based Immigration Lawyers
Work Visas Attorneys Serving Employers, Employees, Professors, Investors & More in Fairfax, Columbus, Cleveland, Southfield, and Washington, D.C.
The ability to work in the United States is the dream of millions of foreign nationals. However, the barriers placed before potential nonimmigrant and immigrant workers can seem insurmountable. Fortunately, our Columbus immigration attorneys at The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates have the experience to help you find the work visa that meets your circumstances and the skill to efficiently guide your petition to completion.
Our experience is broad and considerable, across all types of work visas. For a consultation and review of your unique immigration matter, please call us at (800) 625-3404. We have convenient locations in Fairfax, VA, Columbus, Cleveland, Southfield, MI, and Washington, D.C.
Types of Work Visas
Selecting the which type of work visa to apply for can be a daunting task. The table below illustrates the various nonimmigrant visa categories that correspond to your purpose of travel to the United States.
|Purpose of Entry||Type of Visa|
|Athletic Personnel both Professional And Amateur||B-1, B-2|
|Au Pairs - Entering The US As Exchange Visitors||J|
|Australian Citizen Professionals Entering The US To Work In A Specialty Occupation.||E-3|
|Certain International Organization Employees||G1-G5, NATO|
|Diplomats and Officials of Foreign Governments||A|
|Cultural Exchange Workers||Q|
|Aliens With Extraordinary Abilities||O|
|Performing Athletes And Entertainers||P|
|Physicians And Doctors||J, H-1B|
|Professors And Teachers||J|
|Specialty Occupation (H-1B1) For Citizens Of Chile, Singapore Under The Free Trade Agreement||H-1B1 - Chile |
H-1B1 - Singapore
|Temporary & Seasonal Workers||H-2B|
|Training In A Program Not Primarily For Employment||H-3|
|Treaty Traders/Treaty Investors||E|
|Victims Of Human Trafficking||T|
|Victims of Crime||U|
|Visitors Entering The US To Receive Medical Treatment||B-1, B-2|
|Visitors for Pleasure||B-1, B-2|
Do I Need an Immigration Attorney to Secure a Work Visa?
If you have questions about a work visa or any employment-based immigration matter, and/or you need help with any type of immigration proceeding, do not wait to seek legal counsel. Every single aspect of your visa application must be addressed correctly and promptly if you are to have the opportunity at a positive result. With our experience and understanding of ever-changing immigration laws, our work visa lawyers at The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates can effectively represent your interests.
Choose Our Skilled Columbus Work Visa Attorneys
Our Columbus immigration lawyers handle various matters including:
- Green cards
- Permanent residence
- Family immigration
- Immigrant visas
- Non–immigrant visas
- Employment visas
- H1B visas
- Investor visas
- PERM applications
- and more
Whether you are an employer, an employee, or a family member, we have competent, responsive, and innovative lawyers who can make your immigration experience pleasant and seamless.
Personal and Exceptional Approach to Processing Visas and Working With Our International Clients
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