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I was in the USA on a b1 in lieu of h1 for six months then…

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I was in the USA on a b1 in lieu of h1 b for six months then filed with uscis to extend then I left at Christmas went to the consulate again for another six months but got a 214 b

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?

Yes all filed and I have expedited the process

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

Yes he is starting my L1 visa but in the mean time I need to return I can go on a B1 visa as my company has autrised this should I reapply

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Immigration Law
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I have filed another ds160 for a b1 visa
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I need to get back to the USA short term how can o get a b1 asap
Immigration Lawyer: Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq., Immigration Lawyer replied 1 month ago

Sorry for the delay. I just ask that if the news is not good that you not shoot the messenger. Shooting the messenger is either leaving a negative rating (usually reserved for rude or unprofessional experts) or not leaving a positive rating at all.

So in other words, you stayed almost a full year in the U.S. on B-1, then wanted to come back on another B-1 how soon after leaving? This is probably not going to be good news. How are you even supporting yourself without being able to work? And why do you need to come back so soon for another long trip?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
You did not read correctly i got a b1 in Lieu of h1b and then filed with uscis for an extension I was only there 7 months!!
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Now I am asking for just a b1 for after sales support to complete the project for one month only!!!
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
If you don't have any helpful advice I want my money back and why was I charged 38$ when it asked for 5$???
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Seriously if you don't refund the money I will take legal action
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
When can I get my refund
Immigration Lawyer: Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq., Immigration Lawyer replied 1 month ago

Sorry about the delay, but the first thing you did was what I asked you to not do which was click on the opt out button which means that I was not able to respond to you until a moderator opted me back in. So it wasn't that I was ignoring you, it was that I was not allowed to respond due to your action. But now I am back and I can respond. As far as the fee, please keep in mind that you are able to ask multiple questions without limit, to speak to a licensed and experienced attorney, without having to make an appointment, miss time from work, drive probably through traffic, wasting gas, then waiting in a waiting room for who knows how long. So keep that in mind when considering the small fee, even at $38.

So....I truly do want to help you and I would have responded very quickly, but you opted me out. Now you are upset over something that was not my fault. Do you still want to continue? I do want to help you if I can. Please let me know.

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