Law Offices of Stuart J. Reich, PLLC

Practice Limited to Immigration & Nationality Law

11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004

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Immigration Basics

Nonimmigrant (Temporary) Visas

Basics of Nonimmigrant (temporary) Visas

B-1/B-2 Visitor Visas

The Visa Waiver Program

H-1B Specialty Occupation/Professional Visas

The Labor Condition Application

Employer's Labor Condition Application Promises (the "LCA Attestations")

The H-1B Cap

L-1 Intracompany Transferee Visas

E-1/E-2 Treaty Trader/Treaty Investor Visas

E-3 Australian Professional Visas

O-1 Extraordinary Ability Visas

What is an “Agent” O-1?

P Artist/Entertainer/Athlete Visas

TN Trade NAFTA Visas

TN Occupation List

Can I bring my family (spouse and children) with me to live in the US while I’m here?

Can I bring my parents with me to live in the US while I’m there?

When can husbands and wives get work authorization/permits on nonimmigrant or temporary visas?

Applying for a Nonimmigrant Visa at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate Abroad

Permanent Residence

Basics of Permanent Residence

Priority Dates and Preference Classifications Explained


The USCIS Process: The Stages

The I-140 Petition for Alien Worker

Extraordinary Ability (EB-1)

Outstanding Professor/Researcher (EB-1)

Multinational Executive or Manager (EB-1)

Exceptional Ability/National Interest Waiver (EB-2)

Labor Certification (EB-2 or EB-3) Basics

PERM - the Current System

The Final Stage

I-485 Application to Adjust Status to Permanent Residence

Processing for Permanent Residence through an Embassy or Consulate Abroad


Permanent Residence based on Marriage to a U.S. Citizen

Permanent Residence based on Other Relationship to a Citizen or Permanent Resident


The Diversity Visa Lottery


U.S. Citizenship

Naturalization - The Process of Applying for US Citizenship

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The above is presented for informational purposes only, and does not constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship with our firm. The information provided should not be used as guidance in pursuing an immigration matter absent consultation with a qualified immigration attorney.