Visas

Business men and women talking around a tableEmployment-based immigrant and non-immigrant visas are available to qualified applicants who meet all the eligibility requirements under the provisions of U.S. immigration law. Certain spouses and children may accompany or follow-to-join employment-based immigrants and non-immigrants.

EB-1: First Preference

An employment-based EB-1 immigrant visa is available to individuals with an extraordinary ability or an outstanding professor or researcher, or a multinational executive or manager.

EB-2: Second Preference

An employment-based EB-2 immigrant visa is available to individuals who are members of professions holding an advanced degree or its equivalent, or a foreign national who has exceptional ability.

EB-3: Third Preference

An employment-based EB-3 immigrant visa is available to individuals who are skilled workers, professionals, or other workers.

H-1B: Specialty Occupations

This non-immigrant visa is available to individuals who will be employed in a specialty occupation or employed as a fashion model of distinguished merit or ability.

L-1A: Intracompany Transferee Executive or Manager

This non-immigrant visa allows individuals who are employed by a U.S. employer as an executive or manager at one of its affiliated foreign offices to transfer to one of its offices in the United States. This visa also allows a foreign company which does not yet have an affiliated U.S. office to send an executive or manager to the United States with the purpose of establishing its affiliate.

L-1B: Intracompany Transferee with Specialized Knowledge

This non-immigrant visa allows individuals who are employed by a U.S. employer as a professional employee with specialized knowledge relating to the organization’s interests to transfer from one of its affiliated foreign offices to one of its offices in the United States. This visa also allows a foreign company which does not yet have an affiliated U.S. office to send a specialized knowledge employee to the United States to help establish its affiliate.

O-1: Individuals with Extraordinary Ability or Achievement

This nonimmigrant visa is available to individuals who possesses extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics, or who have demonstrated a track record of extraordinary achievement in the motion picture or television industry and have been recognized nationally or internationally for those achievements.

P-1A:  Internationally Recognized Athlete

This non-immigrant visa is available to individuals coming to the United States temporarily to perform at a specific athletic competition as an athlete, individually or as part of a group or team, at an internationally recognized level of performance.

P-1B: Member of an Internationally Recognized Entertainment Group

This non-immigrant visa is available to individuals coming to the United States temporarily to perform as a member of an entertainment group that has been recognized internationally as outstanding in the discipline for a sustained and substantial period of time.

Please contact the Law Offices of Isabel Castillo, P.A. today at (561) 826-9339 to schedule an initial consultation to determine if you meet the eligibility requirements for these types of employment-based visas.

Located in Boca Raton, Florida, The Law Offices of Isabel Castillo, P.A. provides individual and corporate immigration law and personal injury law counsel in Palm Beach County, Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, Lake Worth, Palm Beach, Broward County, Coconut Creek, Coral Springs, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Margate, Miramar, Oakland Park, Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Tamarac, Weston, Miami-Dade County, Aventura, Coral Gables, Doral, and Miami.  They also provide services to international clients from around the world including Mexico, Central America, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Panama, the Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago, Bahamas, Haiti, Jamaica, South America, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Europe, Spain, England, Ireland, France, Africa, Egypt, Dubai, Asia, China, Philippines, and Vietnam.