The business immigration attorneys at McElroy Deutsch provide employers and individuals with full-service legal representation. Our immigration law experience ranges from multinational corporations and entrepreneurs to athletes, entertainers, heath care professionals, and specialized workers, in a variety of industries, such as hospitals, hotels, universities and businesses ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups.
Our immigration attorneys facilitate the admission of foreign nationals into the United States in a variety of nonimmigrant visa classifications including B-1 business visitors, E-1 treaty trader, E-2 treaty investor, H-1B specialty occupation, H-2B, temporary worker, J-1 business trainee, L-1 international transferee, O-1 extraordinary ability, P artists, athletes and entertainers and TN visas for Canadian and Mexican nationals.
Additionally, our attorneys assist employers with the process of sponsoring foreign national employees for lawful permanent resident status. Our business immigration lawyers have experience filing extraordinary ability alien petitions, multinational executive and managerial petitions and labor certification applications.
Our law firm also counsels corporate clients about sanctions relating to the employment of foreign nationals who lack employment authorization, citizenship and document abuse discrimination pursuant to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and notifications from the Social Security Administration that a Social Security number does match an employee’s name. Our immigration attorneys also counsel employers in connection with Department of Labor audits and investigations relating to H-1B labor condition applications and Employment Eligibility Verification forms (Form I-9). With respect to individual clients, lawyers in our immigration law practice prepare family-based lawful permanent resident petitions, K-1 fiancé visas, employment authorization applications, advance parole and reentry permit applications.
As businesses expand globally and thus have the need to transfer or hire foreign talent, McElroy Deutsch attorneys are able to provide innovative and effective solutions to meet all immigration needs.