Immigration Law

Immigration law questions? Ask an immigration lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Immigration Law Questions
I am on E1 status and I have a company iled PERM for
Hello, I am on E1 status and I have a company iled PERM for greencard for me. In order to keep my E1 status active until we get the PERM approval and file the greencard petition, Can I be paid in adva… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
Married to a French E1 treaty trader visa holder. We're
Hello,I'm French, married to a French E1 treaty trader visa holder. We're gonna divorce so I wanted to know:1] Is the divorce automatic or do I have to sign something?2] I currently have a e1 visa as … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
Divorce - In the middle of it, I am an H1B holder but my job
Divorce - In the middle of it, I am an H1B holder but my job is in question, my spouse is an E1 visa holder, we have 3 US born kids 17, 11, 7 years old. Is separating but not getting divorced in order… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
e2 investment visa. Should sponsoring company report changes
Hi, with an e2 investment visa, is the sponsoring company required to report changes to the USCIS if the circumstances of the investor changes? I was removed from managerial role, and partner percenta… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
30,164 satisfied customers
I am leaving in Bangladesh. I have B1/B2 US tourist visa. I
My name is ***** ***** I am leaving in Bangladesh. I have B1/B2 US tourist visa. I want to apply E1/E2 visa so that I will come in USA in next month. Therefore, I need to know what documents should I … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
I am a H1B visa holder living in Texas and work for a company
I am a H1B visa holder living in Texas and work for a company that sponsored my H1B visa. I also own a LLC in partnership with a US citizen. I am passive member in the company. My US citizen partner w… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
30,164 satisfied customers
I am an Australian E3 visa holder in New York City. I am sponsored
I am an Australian E3 visa holder in New York City. I am sponsored by Stedfast Productions LLC but have provided W-9 forms to other companies/organisations for whom I have completed work and generated… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
Hi there, I have an opportunity to go and work for the USA
Hi there, I have an opportunity to go and work for the USA office of the company that I am currently employed by. I believe I am eligible for a L type visa. However I cannot find an appropriate visa f… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
Hello, I have been working with E1 visa and I have an aunt
Hello, I have been working with E1 visa and I have an aunt and uncle here. Can they sponsor to me for green card? We all leave in Oakland, CA. I would like to change my employer so how many months I c… read more
usaimmigrationinfo
usaimmigrationinfo
Immigration Attorney
Doctoral Degree
413 satisfied customers
re H1B Visa: My employer would like to know if he can put
re H1B Visa: My employer would like to know if he can put me on payroll for a few months and then take me out, becoming a freelance contractor. Would that be possible and still retain the visa????… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
Hi , i got an H1B thanks to a US company Visa last winter
Hi , i got an H1B thanks to a US company Visa last winter and i started to work for them last march. I don't have any pay stubs now. I am still "off the books"! I am planning to go to france for 2 wee… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,672 satisfied customers
Hi, Can a holder of a B1/B2 visa buy a business in the US My
Hi, Can a holder of a B1/B2 visa buy a business in the US? My brother in law has a B1/B2 visa that is valid for 5 years. His parents are in the process of getting their green card and eventually their… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 satisfied customers
I am working as a software engineer in US on H1-B visa. I and
I am working as a software engineer in US on H1-B visa. I and my 2 friends (who are Green Card holders) plan to register a start-up company to develop an internet based product. All 3 of us will be in… read more
Wilton A. Person
Wilton A. Person
Immigration Lawyer
Juris Doctorate
3,597 satisfied customers
Hey, Im currently in the US on an E1 visa for the last
Hey, Im currently in the US on an E1 visa for the last 7 years (2 for one company, 5 with another) My visa is suppose to expire the august. I know I should renew my visa in my home country but while m… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
30,164 satisfied customers
Hi, I was hired by a company that got in touch with me, got
Hi, I was hired by a company that got in touch with me, got an interview, they gave me the letter to obtain a TN visa, but doesn't want to provide me a W2 form for taxes, instead they want to give me … read more
Georgetown Lawyer
Georgetown Lawyer
Principal Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
11,193 satisfied customers
My wife is an Italian citizen with an E1 visa here in the US.
My wife is an Italian citizen with an E1 visa here in the US. She would like to establish an on online blog (and collect advertising revenues). We live in NYC. Would be possible for her to establish a… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
30,164 satisfied customers
Currently I am working with an L1B visa from 2006(valid upto
Currently I am working with an L1B visa from 2006(valid upto Dec 2009) for Company A. I have applied for my H1B visa individually through a consultant; company B. I have got my H1B approved (I797B) fo… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Immigration Lawyer
J.D.
30,164 satisfied customers
where do you annomously report visa wrongs. I know a ...
where do you annomously report visa wrongs. I know a person who is here on b2 visa applying for a e1 visa and is working at the company while waiting here. Probably no money is being compensated thru … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
51,402 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

4,009 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

17 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

51,402 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