Do I Qualify for an EB1A Green Card? [Step-by-Step Guide]

Do I Qualify for an EB1A Green Card? [Step-by-Step Guide]

As an immigration lawyer for highly skilled professionals, here are some of the questions that I get asked:

 

  • Do I qualify for an EB1A green card?

 

  • Will I get approved for the extraordinary ability green card?

 

  • What are my chances if I apply for a green card based on my talents?

 

Today, I’m going to share with you the evaluation process that I go through to answer these questions.

 

My hope is that this guide will help you better understand your qualifications for the EB1A green card.

 

Feel free to email me directly at Michael@AshooriLaw.com with any questions.

 

Overview:

 

 

  • Definition of Extraordinary Ability

 

  • What are the Requirements to Get an EB1A Visa?

 

  • Step 1. What Are You Claiming is Your Specific Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • Step 2. Are You Coming to the US to Continue to Work in Your Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • Step 3. Do You Have a One-Time Achievement?

 

  • Step 4. If you Don’t Have a One-Time Achievement, Do You Meet 3 of the 10 Evidentiary Criteria?

 

  • Step 5.  Are You One of the Few That Has Risen to the Very Top of Your Field and Have You Sustained National or International Acclaim?

 

  • Step 6. What Types of Letter of Endorsement Can You Provide? / How Strong is Your Evidence?

 

  • Step 7. Will Your Entry to the United States Provide a Substantial Benefit to the United States?

 

What is an EB1A Green Card?

 

  • The EB1A green card, is a green card option based on the EB1A visa.

 

  • The EB1A visa is an immigrant visa category for people with an extraordinary ability in the arts, sciences, athletics, business, or education.

 

  • The EB1A visa does not require you to have a US job offer.

 

  • You can apply for the EB1A green card yourself, without having a US company sponsor you.

 

Definition of Extraordinary Ability

 

  • The EB1A visa is reserved for people who have an extraordinary ability in the arts, sciences, athletics, business, or education.

 

  • In order to qualify for the EB1A visa, you must prove that you have an extraordinary ability.

 

  • Extraordinary ability means that you have a level of expertise showing that you are “one of that small percentage who have risen to the very top of the field of endeavor.” [8CFR Section 204.5(h)(2)]

 

What are the Requirements to Get an EB1A Visa?

 

In order to get an EB1A visa, you have to show 3 things:

 

  • That you have an extraordinary ability in the arts, sciences, athletics, education, or business.

 

  • That you are coming to the US to continue to work in your field of extraordinary ability.

 

  • That your entry to the United States will substantially benefit the United States.

 

Proving Extraordinary Ability

 

  • To prove extraordinary ability, you are required to provide evidence showing that you have “sustained national or international acclaim” and that your “achievements have been recognized in the field of expertise.” [8CFR Section 204.5(h)(3)]

 

  • You can show sustained acclaim and that you’ve been recognized in your field in either of 2 ways: 1. By providing evidence of a one-time achievement; or 2. By providing evidence that you meet at least 3 of the 10 evidentiary criteria to get an EB1A visa.

 

One-Time Achievement

 

  • A one-time achievement is some kind of major internationally recognized award, such as the Nobel Peace Prize, or an Oscar (Academy Award).

 

Evidentiary Criteria for EB1A Visa

 

If you don’t have a one-time achievement then you have to provide evidence of at least 3 of the following 10 criteria:

 

  • Receipt of  lesser nationally or internationally recognized prizes or awards for excellence in your field of endeavor

 

  • Membership in associations in your field of endeavor, which require outstanding achievements of their members, as judged by recognized national or international experts in their disciplines or fields

 

  • Published material about you, in professional or major trade publications or other major media, relating to your work in your field of endeavor

 

  • Participation, either as an individual or as part of a panel, as a judge of the work of others in the same or an allied field of specialization for which classification is sought

 

  • Original scientific, scholarly, artistic, athletic, or business-related contributions of major significance in your field of endeavor

 

  • Authorship of scholarly articles in your field, in professional or major trade publications or other major media

 

  • The display of your work in your field at artistic exhibitions or showcases

 

  • You have performed in a leading or critical role for organizations or establishments that have a distinguished reputation

 

  • You have commanded a high salary or other significantly high remuneration for services, in relation to others in your field

 

  • You have achieved commercial successes in the performing arts, as shown by box office receipts or record, cassette, compact disk, or video sales.

 

Note:

 

  • If one of the above categories doesn’t apply to your field of extraordinary ability, then you may be able to provide comparable evidence to show that you qualify for the EB1A visa.

 

Now that we’ve covered the basics of the EB1A green card, lets go through my step-by-step evaluation for determining someones suitability for the EB1A green card.

 

Step 1. What Are You Claiming is Your Specific Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • My first step is to identify specifically what you are claiming to be your field of extraordinary ability.

 

This is extremely important because:

 

  • To prove extraordinary ability, we have to show that you are one of the few at the very top of your field. How we define you field will determine who you are being compared against to show you are at the very top.

 

  • One of the requirements to get an EB1A visa is that you must be coming to the US to work in your field of extraordinary ability. What we define as your field of extraordinary ability will determine what type of work you should be conducting in the US.

 

  • What we claim as your field of extraordinary ability will determine the type of evidence we need to show and will also determine the strength of that evidence.

 

To sum up step 1, I pay very close attention to what you are claiming to be your field of extraordinary ability, as this will be highly important for the rest of my evaluation.

 

Step 2. Are You Coming to the US to Continue to Work in Your Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • For an EB1A visa, you are required to come to the US to continue working in your field of extraordinary ability.

 

  • At this stage of my evaluation, I make sure that the work you plan to do in the US in directly in line with your field of extraordinary ability.

 

  • As an example: If your extraordinary ability is in acting, I make sure that you will be working as an actor and not as a director.

 

  • At this stage I’m also looking for what type of evidence you have to show that you will be working in your field of extraordinary ability. Do you have a pre-arranged work contract? Do you have a job offer from a prospective employer?

 

Step 3. Do You Have a One-Time Achievement?

 

  • One way to show that you have extraordinary ability is by submitting evidence that you have a one-time achievement.

 

  • Examples of one-time achievements that satisfy this requirement are major internationally recognized awards, such as the Nobel Peace Prize, or an Oscar (Academy Award).

 

  • If you have an award like this, it is pretty likely that you have a strong EB1A case.

 

Step 4. If you Don’t Have a One-Time Achievement, Do You Meet 3 of the 10 Evidentiary Criteria?

 

  • Most people are not winners of the Nobel Peace Prize or Oscar winners.

 

  • If you do not have a major one-time achievement, you will have to show that you meet 3 of the 10 evidentiary criteria listed below.

 

  • In this section, I’m going to discuss specific points about each of the 10 categories, so you better understand what each one really means.

 

Receipt of  lesser nationally or internationally recognized prizes or awards for excellence in your field of endeavor

 

  • The key here is that the award must actually demonstrate your excellence in the field.

 

  • Evidence of an award that is recognized nationally is sufficient however the award cannot be a local award.

 

  • Scholarships, placement on the dean’s list, evidence that you’re in the honors society typically do not satisfy this requirement.

 

  • The award should ideally be awarded to you, not your employer. But if your employer is the recipient of the award, you should show that you are directly responsible for the award.

 

  • If the award is given to a group of people, you should show that your work is primarily responsible for the award, or show that the award demonstrates the excellence of every single member of the group.

 

  • You should be able to provide evidence of the award such as a photocopy of the award.

 

  • USCIS will look to the number of people given this award as well as any limitations on the number of competitors for the award.

 

Membership in associations in your field of endeavor, which require outstanding achievements of their members, as judged by recognized national or international experts in their disciplines or fields

 

  • The key here is that the association should be exclusive and must require outstanding achievement in order to gain membership.

 

  • You must also be either be judged or recognized by national or international experts for having outstanding achievements in your field.

 

  • The association doesn’t have to be a very prestigious association BUT membership in the organization must require outstanding achievements.

 

  • If the association just requires a minimum level of education or a certain degree to be a member, this will not qualify.

 

Published material about you, in professional or major trade publications or other major media, relating to your work in your field of endeavor

 

  • The published material should primarily be about you and should relate to your work in your field of extraordinary ability.

 

  • The published material should show that you are at the top of your field. If the material portrays you to be average or is critical of you, this can be very harmful to your case.

 

Participation, either as an individual or as part of a panel, as a judge of the work of others in the same or an allied field of specialization for which classification is sought

 

  • Here, you should show that you were a judge of the work of others in your field.

 

  • Judging someone’s credentials for employment within a company will generally not satisfy this criteria.

 

Original scientific, scholarly, artistic, athletic, or business-related contributions of major significance in your field of endeavor

 

  • You must show that your contributions are “original” AND of “major significance” in your field.

 

  • Just showing that you have published original work in your field does not qualify.

 

  • For this criteria, it is particularly helpful to have experts prepare letters explaining how your work is both original and of major significance in your field.

 

Authorship of scholarly articles in your field, in professional or major trade publications or other major media

 

Here’s some helpful information on scholarly articles [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(vi)]:

 

  • “A scholarly article reports on original research, experimentation, or philosophical discourse.” [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(vi)]

 

  • “It is written by a researcher or expert in the field who is often affiliated with a college, university, or research institution.” [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(vi)]

 

  • “It should have footnotes, endnotes, or a bibliography, and may include graphs, charts, videos, or pictures as illustrations of the concepts expressed in the article.” [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(vi)]

 

The display of your work in your field at artistic exhibitions or showcases

 

  • The work that is displayed must be your work product.

 

  • It must be displayed in an artistic showcase or exhibition.

 

  • A virtual exhibition or showcase can still qualify.

 

You have performed in a leading or critical role for organizations or establishments that have a distinguished reputation

 

  • Here, you must show that you were either a leader within the organization or that your role within the organization contributed significantly to the outcome of its activities. [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(viii)]

 

  • Its not the title of your role that is important, but your performance within that role that will determine whether it is considered a leading or critical role. [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(viii)]

 

  • The organization must have a distinguished reputation meaning that it is “marked by eminence, distinction, or excellence” and “befitting an eminent person.” [8CFR 204.5(h)(3)(viii)]

 

You have commanded a high salary or other significantly high remuneration for services, in relation to others in your field

 

  • Here, your salary or remuneration is compared to others in your field.

 

  • Its not enough to show that you commanded a very high salary (for example millions of dollars)

 

  • Instead, you must show how your salary is high in comparison with others in your field.

 

You have achieved commercial successes in the performing arts, as shown by box office receipts or record, cassette, compact disk, or video sales.

 

 

One last point about the criteria mentioned above:

 

  • If one of the above criteria does not apply to your field, you may submit comparable evidence to prove your eligibility for an EB1A visa.

 

  • Here, you should how the criteria does not apply to your field of expertise and how the evidence you are providing is comparable.

 

Step 5.  Are You One of the Few That Has Risen to the Very Top of Your Field and Have You Sustained National or International Acclaim?

 

After reviewing the evidence, I ask myself 2 questions:

 

  • Are you one of the very few that has risen to the very top of your field?

 

  • And have you sustained national or international acclaim?

 

  • Many people that are interested in the EB1A visa think that just because they have evidence that fill 3 of the above criteria, that they qualify for an EB1A visa. This is absolutely not true.

 

  • In addition to making sure that an applicant satisfies 3 of the requirements USCIS critically evaluates each EB1A application to make sure that the applicant is one of the very few at the very top AND that they have sustained their national or international acclaim.

 

  • Regarding sustainment of national or international acclaim, I’m looking to see whether you have maintained your acclaim over the years.

 

Step 6. What Types of Letter of Endorsement Can You Provide? / How Strong is Your Evidence?

 

Towards the end of my evaluation, I look to see what types of letters of endorsement you can provide and I conduct an overall assessment of the quality of your evidence.

 

Regarding Letters of Endorsement:

 

  • These are extremely important to your petition

 

  • While letters of endorsement should not be the primary evidence within your petition, they are very helpful in explaining your expertise and contributions to your field.

 

  • Your letters of endorsement should ideally come from people outside of your personal and professional contacts.

 

Regarding Quality of Evidence:

 

  • Here, I’m just making sure that you can provide actual evidence showing that you satisfy the criteria for an EB1A visa.

 

  • If you’ve won a national or international award, I check to make sure you can actually provide a copy of that award.

 

  • If your works have been published in major trade publications, I check to make sure that you can provide the actual article.

 

  • Remember, it is not enough that you satisfy the requirements, you must also be able to prove that you satisfy the requirements.

 

Step 7. Will Your Entry to the United States Provide a Substantial Benefit to the United States?

 

  • The last part of my assessment is to make sure that your entry to the United States will provide a substantial benefit to the United States.

 

  • This is 1 of the 3 requirements to get an EB1A visa.

 

  • In most circumstances, if you are coming to the US to work in your area of extraordinary ability, you will satisfy this requirement.

 

Conclusion

 

  • Although the EB1A visa only has 3 requirements for approval, this does not mean that its easy to determine whether or not you qualify.

 

  • Evaluating whether you are the right candidate for an EB1A green card is a multi-step process.

 

Here is a quick recap of the steps I take when evaluating someones qualifications for an EB1A green card:

 

  • Step 1. What Are You Claiming is Your Specific Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • Step 2. Are You Coming to the US to Continue to Work in Your Field of Extraordinary Ability?

 

  • Step 3. Do You Have a One-Time Achievement?

 

  • Step 4. If you Don’t Have a One-Time Achievement, Do You Meet 3 of the 10 Evidentiary Criteria?

 

  • Step 5.  Are You One of the Few That Has Risen to the Very Top of Your Field and Have You Sustained National or International Acclaim?

 

  • Step 6. What Types of Letter of Endorsement Can You Provide? / How Strong is Your Evidence?

 

  • Step 7. Will Your Entry to the United States Provide a Substantial Benefit to the United States?

 

If you have any questions about anything discussed here, please feel free to email me directly at Michael@AshooriLaw.com. I’m very responsive to email and would be happy to answer your questions.

 

Ashoori Law is a US immigration law firm that helps professionals, highly skilled individuals, and entrepreneurs get visas to the United States.

 

Resources:

 

  • Business Immigration: Law & Practice, 2nd Ed. – Vol. 2: Chapter 3

 

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Aman Ahuja
19:27 20 Oct 21
I had the most wonderful experience working with Ashoori firm. Michael and team are super helpful and extremely knowledgeable people in the market right now. They deliver what they promise and are with you throughout the journey. Best part is... YouTube videos from Michael which helps us in keeping posted with latest news from USCIS.read more
Raveena Mathur
20:44 14 Oct 21
Ashoori Law is amazing! We collaborated with Jesser and I only have great things to share about the experience . Extremely accountable, humble and responsive work by him. Whole immigration process is hard but having him by our side was such a... blessing. Those difficult times with no answers, were made easier by Jesser. Would highly recommend:)read more
Ahmed Mohamed
02:37 14 Oct 21
I highly recommend Ashoori Law and the team that works there. Great and easy to work with, highly efficient and helpful. I will certainly continue to use their service.
Annette llanera
17:35 12 Oct 21
I like Ashoori law office because they are very good. They helped me with my papers to get my permanent residence card .All the staff were professional and responsible. Ashoori law office is very trustworthy and I highly recommend... this to my friends. A million thanks to all the staff and most of all to Michael Ashoori .God bless us..read more
Mufakhar Raza
19:46 11 Oct 21
They've been really helpful. Responded to all my questions and everything went really smooth so far. Strongly recommended!
Amit Patil
14:55 11 Oct 21
I am very happy with the service provided by Ashoori Law firm. I have processed my green card and employment authorization card from Ashoor Law. They are very professional and responsive.Throughout in my green card process Ashoori Law is very... cooperative, knowledgeable and supportive in the process. I really recommend Ashoori Law firm for the immigration law services.read more
Alannah Paul
18:12 10 Oct 21
Great experience with Ashoori Law. Very straight forward process and additional guidance provided when we needed it. Took me 5 months from application to interview for a spousal green card. Very pleased with the service and outcome!
Rijo Joy Kattukaran
16:51 10 Oct 21
My experience so far with Ashoori Law has been awesome. I was in a hurry as it was years of waiting, and then the turn came up quickly, I had to act fast, am very glad I made the decision to choose Ashoori Law. Right from the initial request for a... consultation, the entire team was very responsive, attentive, prompt, detailed oriented. They were very transparent, with their fees (which is very reasonable) and clear. Especially during this pandemic made it as much as they could easier for me through virtual online submissions as much as possible. Ashoori Law exhibited had prepared documentation which was very easy to fill in and complete. Special mention to Lahaina Araneta, who helped me with all my queries and I hardly had to wait more than a day for all those to be answered. Though my journey is still not yet complete, would use Ashoori Law for any of my future needs and also would recommend them for all who is looking for immigration needs. Again a big note of thanks for all your help.read more
ALI ALNASAR
21:26 08 Oct 21
They are quick to respond and answer any questions I have. The staff was friendly, helpful, and easy to understand. This is the most professional office I had dealt with!
Seann Farrell
01:36 08 Oct 21
Citizenship acquired from beginning to end in under 10 months. Professionally prepared paperwork, documentation easy to submit online, very pleased with the outcome. Without the professional services of Ashoori Law there's a good chance delays and... issues could have occurred. I recommend Ashoori if peace of mind is your goal.read more
Juliana Chen
21:30 04 Oct 21
My experience with Ashoori Law was excellent. The teams were very attentive, always there to help with any of my questions. Always quick to respond and deal with any of my concerns. They are very knowledgeable and professional. I couldn’t be more... pleased with the services that they provided to me. I would highly recommend Ashoori Law to anyone with legal needs.read more
amit singh
16:04 04 Oct 21
I had a consultation with Rohit today. He patiently listened to my case and questions and provided satisfactory responses to all. I am happy with the discussion. I may end up taking a paid consultation for more details. I would recommend them to... others as well. Thanks Rohit!read more
Ashish sinha
00:27 02 Oct 21
I reached Michel to get help on i765(L2 EAD) expedite request. He explained me the chances are slim yet filed the request on my behalf.They are just a message away and revert phone calls anytime. They try to explain every bit of your... case.Despite of my expedite request having a low chance of approval, I am glad that my case was picked it's all because Michel and his team prepared my case so well that I got the expedited request approved.I am so happy, kudos to Michel, venshkha, jaser.Ashish Sinharead more
Dina Ibrahem
22:56 01 Oct 21
I've been dealing with them for a year now, they helped me a lot, very professional and friendly! I am always comfortable taking their advices and consult them through my case and they never let me down. and most importantly is that they are very... humble and available literally any time i needed an advice or if I have any concerns.I also LOVE that they email me before any important appointment I would have, making sure that I receive the mails and always sending me soft copies just in case which is GREAT and they constantly keep reminding all the way till my appointment comes. I am still a client with them and very happy, Thanks to Vaneskha Wilson, Jeser Romero, Lahaina Araneta, Milena Manukyan, Elaine Leduna , Karla Samayoa and of course Michael Ashoori.read more
Sach Gill
19:39 30 Sep 21
Had a chat with Rohit Srinivasa. He is informative and possess good knowledge about the immigration related matters. Highly recommended.
Aniruddha Ghosh
16:53 30 Sep 21
Talked to Rohit Srinivasa from Ashoori Law. He is incredibly knowledgable about US immigration laws and is quite freindly. Highly recommended if you are a student on F-1 (OPT, STEM) or are looking to file H-1B.
Kristina Karalic
18:56 29 Sep 21
We accidentally found Ashoori Law online, but we're so happy we did because they have been nothing but outstanding! Ashoori Team has been helping us with multiple cases, including B, L visas and green cards. Their portal is very user friendly, and... their staff is always responsive, caring and detailed. I'd like to give a special shout-out to their Director of Legal Operations, Lahaina Araneta, who has been an absolute delight to work with. I am highly recommending Ashoori Law to anyone seeking immigration services!read more
Zulfa Sultana
18:18 29 Sep 21
I am glad I chose them. Above everything, they are friendly and work closely with you. Owner of the law firm himself is available to talk if needed. Highly recommending them.
Joao Castro
00:31 29 Sep 21
Michael and his team deserve more than a five star rating. I hired Mike already based on a recommendation from a friend of mine, who also requested his services. My friend gave him five star as well, and this could simply not be different.Since my... first contact with Michael, I've perceived his solid ethical principles, responsive professionalism and personal attention to all details in US immigration complex process. In my case, he was key for me to obtain I-131 permits for three Green Cards - and the documents were shipped after just six weeks after the process initiation. In another process, he has been immediately responsive to replace Green Cards. And all my contacts were online - which is a testimony of his great online reputation.If you are looking for US Immigration lawyer assistance for true delivery, great value and avoid risks and potential problems, the answer is Michael Ashoori Law, with his fantastic team, that really and personally takes care of your immigration needs.JCread more
Ahmad Jawid
01:45 28 Sep 21
Ashoori Law, Michael and his team are very professional , helpful and great people for their clients . i am very glad that i had Ashoori Law team for my paperworks . I recommend everyone Ashoori Law especially for Immigration purposes ask for... Michael .read more
Ariel 0054 Realty
01:43 28 Sep 21
Extremely professional teamWithout any doubt, they can handle with knowledge and expertise any caseYou are in good hands with them
Mittal Patel
20:29 27 Sep 21
Have worked with many immigration Lawyers. Ashoori law was very affordable and got back to me in timely manner. Made sure I was on time with my fillings and that we responded to our RFE with adequate info. Lahaina is one of their E2 lawyers and was... expert with these kinds of cases. Will hire them again for renewals.read more
Pragalath Mohandas
20:30 25 Sep 21
Amazing experience. Ashoori Law firm gave me hope and prepared a strong case & I got my E2 case approved in one week. I spoke to other immigration lawyers & i was not satisfied. its easy to communicate with everyone! I highly recommend them to... anyone looking to get immigration help!read more
bhakti savai
12:26 21 Sep 21
I had great experience with Ashoori Law. Professional, knowledgeable, responsive, client-centric, and timely! Highly recommended!
William & Heather Oon
01:17 20 Sep 21
We are grateful and thankful to Ashoori Law and its team. They are very understanding, patient, responsive with all our enquiries and prompt in providing updates to our status. We highly recommended their service.
Kaushik Kuila
19:43 17 Sep 21
I have used Michael Ashoori's Law Firm for my mother's Green Card processing. I have found them very professional and responsive along the way, answering all my queries in a timely manner. I'll readily use them for any immigrations needs in future.
Hyunwook Shin
07:45 10 Sep 21
Michael Ashoori and his firm helped us navigate the complex filing process, answer any questions we have with care, and eventually attain successful approvals. Highly recommended!
Sharon Shanaya
21:53 05 Sep 21
My case was a bit complicated due to my ex-husband and his family but this firm dealt with my I-485 case so nicely and professionally. I was given only 2 weeks to lodge my application due to my messy divorce. This firm made sure my case was filed... before my conditional green card expires. Got my green card in 5 months even during this Covid time when everything takes ages to process. I Will recommend them to anyone who is having difficulty with immigration. Absolutely the best. Don't waste ur time with other attorneys.read more
H. George
02:10 01 Sep 21
Very professional, they have a very good system to prepare your case and make proper follow ups.My case was a little bit complicated and other places they were taking advantage trying to charge me a lots of money but Michael never did... that.Recommending 100% best lawyer ever.read more
Linda Bradley
06:06 25 Aug 21
Very happy with your services 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
jarka sakacova
01:08 24 Jul 21
I have a very pleasant experience with Rohit from Ashoori Law , he was very patient, professional and had a strong knowledge and answered all my questions in detail. I would recommend highly to use Ashoori Law service.
samah elwakkad
15:36 23 Jul 21
I would like to thank Ahoori law office and all the team who was helping us to obtain our L1A approvalThis office Law is truly dedicated to clients, very responsive and professional, they helped me get through so many obstacles.Can't thank them... enough for their effortsIt's really amazing how they guide their clients until they achieve their goals.Thank you Michael for the amazing dedicated team and a special thanks for Lahaina who is really an amazing person and very knowledgeable and really helpful and supportive, also Christina who has helped me a lot through this.You're the best guysKeep it upread more
raechel schofield
22:07 22 Jul 21
Highly recommend Ashoori Law. My adjustment of status was a smooth and easy process. They are always happy to answer any questions you may have along the way.
Kishore Kumar
21:13 22 Jul 21
I highly recommend Michael and his legal team for being thorough professionals. I worked with Lahaina Araneta and Kelly Raposa. Both are so helpful. They made my adjustment of status to register permanent residence a smooth and seamless process. I... definitely recommend their service !read more
Manoj Gunawardena
13:46 22 Jul 21
My experience with Ashoori Law is very good, all of my questions were quickly answered and clearly. The staff was qualified, friendly. Specially I worked with Mr. Rohit Srinivasa . I can highly recommend them.
Mohammad Ahraz Hussain
19:55 20 Jul 21
The whole process of evaluating the case, submission of RFE and then correspondence was extremely well done!
Zed Karkar
15:06 20 Jul 21
A Very helpful and professional law firm. helped us out with our application.
Inger Nicolaisen
14:57 15 Jul 21
Michael Ashoori’s professionalism and expertise is unmatched in the industry! My experience with Ashoori Law is very positive, all of my questions were quickly answered making my adjustment of status a very smooth process. The staff was... unbelievably friendly and ensured the best amount of care was taken with my case! I can’t recommend them enough!!read more
Sadaf Nadeem
00:42 09 Jul 21
I highly recommend Micheal and his legal team for being thorough professionals. Their knowledge and expertise are second to none and their work ethic is unmatched.
kvshirazi
18:28 08 Jul 21
I had a great experience with Ashoori Law. Lahaina, Michael and Ehsan helped me to get my TN visa approved in no time.Lahaina is very responsive. Being able to reach out and talk to your lawyer/attorney is exactly what you need when you apply for... your visa...I definitely recommend them for any immigration services.read more
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Michael Ashoori, Esq.

U.S. Immigration Lawyer

I’m a U.S. immigration lawyer and I help families, professionals, investors, and entrepreneurs get visas, green cards, and citizenship to the United States.

Since starting my law firm, I’ve helped hundreds of people from all over the world with their immigration needs. I’m very passionate, hard-working, and committed to my clients.

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