Immigrant visas are permanent visas that allow you to enter the United States on a permanent basis. The application process requires that you have an intent to immigrate permanently into the United States and remain for the period allowed under the visa. The immigrant visas allow you to petition for yourself, your spouse, and children below 21 years old. The immigrant visas can take the form of Consular Processing, where the beneficiary is outside the United States, or it can take the form of Adjustment of Status, where the beneficiary is inside the United States.
EMPLOYMENT BASED CASES
EB5 VISA (INVESTORS)
- USCIS administers the EB-5 Program. Under this program, investors (and their spouses and unmarried children under 21) are eligible to apply for a Green Card (permanent residence) if they:
- Make the necessary investment in a commercial enterprise in the United States; and
- Plan to create or preserve 10 permanent full-time jobs for qualified U.S. workers.
- EB4 (GREEN CARD FOR RELIGIOUS WORKERS)
- EB3 (GREEN CARD FOR NURSES AND SKILLED WORKERS)
FAMILY BASED CASES:
- GREEN CARD FOR FAMILIES
- WAIVERS FOR INADMISSIBILITY
- J1/J2 WAIVERS