Immigration Law

Immigration law questions? Ask an immigration lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Immigration Law Questions
Judith, Here is the scenario of question: - My friend came
Hi Judith,Here is the scenario of question:- My friend came to US on L1 through company A, Applied for L1 extension and it is rejected. - He moved to H4 on dependent visa to his Spouse - He applied fo… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
Judith, you are very helpful. When I come to the U.S on the
FOR JUDITH” Hi again Judith, you are very helpful. When I come to the U.S on the ESTA as a visitor and get married without intent do I fill out an application for adjustment of status (i-485) and send… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
, Here is my situation. I am on L1A and my max out is
Hi, Here is my situation. I am on L1A and my max out is April, 2017. My Current employer (say company A) has already filed my PERM application in Dec, 2013. But i still don't have any status on that. … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
Hi Judith, I am currently on academic training holding
Hi Judith, I am currently on academic training holding a J-1 visa that expires in July. An U.S. employer files an H-1B petition on my behalf to give me the opportunity to join them in October. Due to … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
HI I am currently working for a company on L1 B and the
HI I am currently working for a company on L1 B and the visa is valid till 2014 January. One of the company is sponsoring my H1 visa and they are filling for the current year 2013 on April1st. However… read more
Expert Mark
Expert Mark
Doctoral Degree
17,052 satisfied customers
hello attorney,,,,how are you...my case is I am a j-1 visa,,and
hello attorney,,,,how are you...my case is I am a j-1 visa,,and i am doing an internship program now,,,,after my j-1 expire,,,am i still be eligible to work here in u.s or am i still gonna be able to … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I am currently employed with a New York firm on an H1-B. My
I am currently employed with a New York firm on an H1-B. My company is willing to sponsor me for the green card, but my girlfriend is now abroad, in Bulgaria and has never been in the US. If we get ma… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
Here is my situation: Im a H1 worker. My H1 status will
Here is my situation: I'm a H1 worker. My H1 status will end in 05/15/12 (end of 6 years). I'm in the middle of the green card application sponsored by my employer. On 11/17/11, I filed the I-140, I-4… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
My Ukrainian girlfriend is coming to the states in one month
My Ukrainian girlfriend is coming to the states in one month on a B1 tourist visa. I know the visa is good for 6 months but at the port of entry is when they decide how long she can stay,I think its c… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
Hello, I am currently working in the US on H1-B, and am
Hello, I am currently working in the US on H1-B, and am in the Seventh Year (3 Year extension till 2013 approved based on I-140 approval). My wife is currently on H1-B and her H1-B expires in Nov 2011… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I was working on OPT with a former employer and they sponsored
I was working on OPT with a former employer and they sponsored me working visa H-1B after my OPT finishes around July 2009. However, I decided to go back to pursue another graduate degree in September… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I am a German citizen and recent college graduate. My girlfriend
I am a German citizen and recent college graduate. My girlfriend is an American citizen, and I plan to find a job in the states that will sponsor my H1-B so we can live together. My question: When I t… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
One of my friend is in great tension . It would be great if
One of my friend is in great tension . It would be great if you could suggest what can be done in this case. My friend was working as a contractor for company A . His H1B visa was sponsored by his con… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I am considering two options for my future, so I have 2 quesitons
I am considering two options for my future, so I have 2 quesitons that maybe look unrelated: 1. if I am on an F-1 visa using Optional Practical Training to teach at a university, can I apply for US re… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
I am a Canadian born citizen. I came down to the US almost
I am a Canadian born citizen. I came down to the US almost 6 years ago on a J-1 visa. After 18 months, I switched to a TN visa, and renewed that for 3 years. Now I am on an H1-B visa. 2 months ago, I … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I have a foreign software developer who I am bringing to the
I have a foreign software developer who I am bringing to the US under an H1B to work for 2 years. He wants to bring along his girlfriend. It is easy enough for her to get an B-2 'tourist' visa but tha… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I have been on a J-1 visa since May 2008. Working at a university
I have been on a J-1 visa since May 2008. Working at a university I was sub-contracted to a private company who then applied for H1-B change of status for me in order for me to become an employee ther… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
33,377 satisfied customers
I am an italian citizen residing in London engaged to a US
I am an italian citizen residing in London engaged to a US citizen. I am a research scientist planning to obtain a J1 visa to work in the US for 6 months. I was wondering if I fall into the two years … read more
BizMatters
BizMatters
J.D.
666 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

4,016 satisfied customers

Private practice in several areas, including immigration

Wilton A. Person

Wilton A. Person

Immigration Lawyer

3,597 satisfied customers

Knowledgeable and experienced immigration lawyer.

Law Girl

Law Girl

Lawyer

451 satisfied customers

My law firm practices immigration law.

Gintare Grigaite

Gintare Grigaite

Immigration Attorney

186 satisfied customers

Expert Immigration Attorney

TheLeadCounsel

TheLeadCounsel

Immigration Attorney

20 satisfied customers

Immigration and Naturalization

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Charlotte E. Viener, Esq.

Lawyer

12 satisfied customers

Over 10+ years handling all aspects of Immigration Law.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Immigration Attorney

65,332 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x