Immigration Law

Immigration law questions? Ask an immigration lawyer.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Immigration Law Questions
If two A and employers file for my h1b transfer ,can I get
If two A and B employers file for my h1b transfer ,can I get to decide with whom to join after receiving the receipt without telling joining employer B that other company A has already filed? Will emp… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
How can we stay in US after a layoff/termination happen. As
How long can we stay in US after a layoff/termination happen. As per our knowledge, it's 60 days - please confirm. • When from 60 days of Grace Period start counting. Please note, my Previous Employer… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
I had a question on my H1B transfer. I quit company A in
I quit company A in march'18 for which H1B is valid till Dec'2018. I joined Company B in Apr'18 for which currently my H1B transfer is InProcess in "regular" mode. now i have another job opportunity with company C.. can company C file H1B transfer without waiting for the Company B transfer to be completed? or shud I wait till Company B transfer process to be completed? … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
I have been working working with Sears Holdings Corporation
I have been working working with Sears Holdings Corporation in Hoffman Estates, IL since April 2015. During the recent re-org in sears, my position with was impacted and I have been asked to go on an "administrative leave" for 60 days starting from 6/26. Following this WARN period, Sears will withdraw my visa as per the termination document they provided me. I have some question regarding my visa situation in this scenario … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
I am currently on H1b and my husband is also on H1. I have
Hi,I am currently on H1b and my husband is also on H1. I have been offered a new job but the new employer wants me to start working as soon as I get the receipt for the H1b. My questions are as follow… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
Second opinion] I have question regarding H1B 60 day grace
I have question regarding H1B 60 day grace period if you could help … read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
7,396 satisfied customers
I have a question I have an h1b visa if I transfer to
Hi Pearl, I have a question I have an h1b visa if I transfer to another company and that company has filed for my h1b visa transfer can I leave the US and return? … read more
Nisha Jones
Nisha Jones
Juris Doctorate
3,458 satisfied customers
I am from Missouri, I have few general questions related to
I have few general questions related to H1B VISA transfer … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
1) I am in H1B visa and I am resigning from my current
1) I am in H1B visa and I am resigning from my current employer. How many days I can stay in US to find another Job from the end date of current employer.2) If any grace period to find another job the… read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
I came to USA on h1b visa and my current petition is valid
Hi,I came to USA on h1b visa and my current petition is valid until 12/31/2017 and did not applied my extension with my current employer. What if I apply my current employer extension and transfer app… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
I am on H1B visa and currently working in a company. Visa
Hi,I am on H1B visa and currently working in a company. Visa valid till July-2018. My employer has asked me to go back to my home country in next 2-3 weeks.However i would like to stay in US and find … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
I am on H1b and I got off by my current employer. I'll
I am on H1b and I got laid off by my current employer. I'll continue to get paycheck for about a month and then no more.Considering the time it takes to get a new job, I want to know how much time do … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
125,376 satisfied customers
I work for an employer in California. I have been on H1 for
Hi,I work for an employer in California. I have been on H1 B for the last few years. Around 2 weeks ago, my current employer filed for my H1B extension. We have not received any receipt for the applic… read more
Bill Attorney
Bill Attorney
law
3,108 satisfied customers
I have an H1B related question, I'm at CA, The background
The background is: I'm under my H1B visa and working as a Software Engineer. My last employment was terminated at March 11, 2017. And I'm currently under my 60 day-grace period. I managed to find a new job, and my new employer has just filed my H1B transfer to USCIS today … read more
Expert James
Expert James
Doctoral Degree
12,776 satisfied customers
Hi there, First of all, i know this is a complex question
Hi there, First of all, i know this is a complex question and the question value for a subscription question is lower. I am willing to ask "duplicate" questions to you to make sure you are compensated… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
Background:I am currently in the US on an H1B visa. I got
Background: I am currently in the US on an H1B visa. I got another job and the company is in the process of filing for my H1-B (Change of Employer aka H1 Transfer). They have collected all the docueme… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
My H1B status has expired on 30th Sept 2008. My attorney mailed
My H1B status has expired on 30th Sept 2008. My attorney mailed out papers to USCIS by not premium processing for H1B extension on 29th of October. I know there is no grace period to file for H!B exte… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
114,850 satisfied customers
I lost my job when my company was downsizing, and i am on an
I lost my job when my company was downsizing, and i am on an H1B visa, how much time do i have to find another job without going out of status?… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,226 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

114,850 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