O1 Visa

O1 Visa to Green Card

O1 Visa to Green Card

The O1 visa is a non-immigrant visa classification reserved for highly skilled people in either the sciences, arts, business, education, athletics, or the motion picture or television industry. Because the O1 visa is a dual intent visa, many people want to eventually get…

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O1 Visa Processing Time in 2021 What You Need to Know

O1 Visa Processing Time in 2022: What You Need to Know

The O1 visa is a powerful option for individuals with extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, business, athletics, or education. In addition, it is an option for entertainers and those with a history of achievement in the motion picture or television industry. O1 visa holders can…

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L1 Visa Duration

L1 Visa Duration: How to Extend Beyond 5 and 7 Year Limits

  The L1 visa allows a foreign company to transfer certain employees to work for an affiliated US company.   One important aspect of the L1 visa is that it is a non-immigrant visa and so it is temporary in nature and does not directly lead to a green card.   In this guide, I will discuss…

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How to go from O1 Visa to Green Card: Step-by-Step Guide

How to go From O1 Visa to Green Card: Step-by-Step Guide

By Michael Ashoori, Esq. U.S. Immigration Lawyer   The O1 visa allows highly-skilled individuals a path to live and work in the United States for extended periods of time. However, one of the main issues with the O1 visa is that it does not lead to a green card. The O1 visa is a non-immigrant…

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O1 Visa Fees

O1 Visa Fees in 2021: Everything You Need to Know

The O1 visa is reserved for people with an extraordinary ability in the arts, sciences, business, education, athletics, motion picture industry, or television industry. If you satisfy the requirements for an O1 visa, it can be a powerful option for you to live and work in…

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How to Get an Artist Visa to the USA - Step-by-Step Guide

How to Get an Artist Visa to the USA [Step-by-Step Guide]

By Michael Ashoori, Esq. U.S. Immigration Lawyer   As an artist, you may qualify for a special visa category known as the O1B visa or “artist visa.” With an artist visa, you can live and work in the United States for extended periods of time.   In this article, I’m going to discuss how to…

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