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Employment-Based Immigration Matters

A Burtonsville Employment Immigration Lawyer Committed to Your Success

About 140,000 employment-based visas are obtained annually under U.S. immigration law. These visas fall into categories based on preference for qualified candidates. An employment-based visa can only be obtained through the sponsorship of your proposed employer who must first get a labor certification from the Department of Labor.

If you are a U.S. employer or an individual who is seeking an employment-based Green Card, you will need the experienced assistance of an immigration attorney. At the Law Office of Eshigo P. Okasili, LLC we have been helping foreign nationals enter, live, and work in the U.S. for many years. Attorney Eshigo Okasili is a former immigrant who has extensive experience in this field of law, bringing an abundance of legal and personal knowledge to every client.

Learn more about how we can help you with the employment-based immigration process by contacting our Burtonsville immigration lawyer at (301) 760-2066.

Employment-Based Immigration

Employment-based visas are divided into five categories according to preference.

The categories include:

  • Individuals with extraordinary ability, outstanding professors and researchers, and multinational executives.
  • Individuals with advanced degrees or who have exceptional ability.
  • Skilled and unskilled workers and professionals.
  • Special immigrants, such as broadcasters, religious ministers, translators, and others.
  • Immigrant investors.

Each category has certain requirements that must be fulfilled. Petitions must be filed with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services). Required documentation includes such things as passports, photographs, proof of financial support, completed medical exam forms, and other civil documents. You will also be required to attend an interview at a U.S. embassy or consulate.

Serving Montgomery County & Surrounding Areas

It is difficult to predict the length of time your application will take since each case is unique. However, to ensure that your application is submitted properly, it is highly recommended that you retain our Burtonsville immigration attorney who has experience in resolving anything that can arise to avoid delays or denials.

Contact the Law Office of Eshigo P. Okasili, LLC at (301) 760-2066 for legal assistance with an employment-based immigration visa.

Why We Are the Best Choice for Your Family

  • We Help Everyone

    We are committed to providing outstanding legal services to all people, regardless of race, creed, gender, socio-economic status, political views, and sexual orientation.

  • Customized Solutions

    We recognize and respect that every client and situation is different. At the Law office of Eshigo P. Okasili, we create customized solutions that best fit the needs of our clients.

  • First Hand Experience

    As an immigrant herself, Eshigo P. Okasili has experienced the immigration process first hand. She is dedicated to helping her clients find hope and rebuild their lives.

  • Client-Centered

    Our main goal is to obtain the best possible outcome for our clients while recognizing and respecting their individuality and uniqueness.

  • American Immigration Lawyers’ Association
  • J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of Montgomery County
  • Women’s Bar Association of Maryland
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Collaborative Dispute Resolution Professionals
  • The Bar Association of Montgomery County
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

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 at a time
  • Grant of Lawful Permanent Resident Status Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence
  • Negotiation of Satisfactory Settlement Agreement Dental Malpractice Case
  • Obtained Sole Physical & Legal Custody Highly Contested Custody Battle
  • Successfully Filed and Litigated Counter-Complaint for Annulment Based on Fraud
  • Obtain the Status of Lawful Permanent Residents Special Immigrant Pursuant to Violence Against Women Act
  • Successfully Helped Many Clients Naturalization
  • Acquitted of All the Charges Charged with Two Counts of Attempted Murder
  • Vigorously & Successfully Litigated Complex Real Estate Dispute
  • Restored Appropriate Services Due Process Hearing for a Minor Client With Severe Autism
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