U.S. Visa Attorneys

It is important to understand visa requirements when determining visa eligibility. At Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm in North Carolina, our board-certified lawyers serve individuals and businesses throughout the state, the country and abroad. We place a high priority on client service and provide proactive, responsive assistance.

Learn more about U.S. visas by visiting the following sections:

  • U.S. nonimmigrant visas: A nonimmigrant or temporary visa allows an individual to be in the U.S. for a limited period of time. Take a comprehensive look at a spectrum of different visas, from H-2B visas and Blanket L visas to U-1 visas and all the ones in between.
  • U.S. immigrant visas and "green cards": The "green card" is proof that an individual is a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) of the U.S. The LPR status allows an individual to live and work in the U.S. permanently.
  • Filing for a green card: Learn about how to file for a green card, also known as applying for adjustment of status or immigrant visa processing.
  • Labor certification "PERM": U.S. immigration law generally requires that individuals coming to the U.S. through an employment offer must obtain clearance from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The DOL uses Program Electronic Review Management (PERM), for processing labor certification applications.
  • Immigrant petitions: Learn about all five business-related visa preference categories (EB-1 through EB-5).

The experienced attorneys at Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm advise and assist clients with all types of U.S. visas. To learn more about our services, call our Charlotte office at 704-442-8000, or contact us by email.