For companies hiring foreign workers, Polsinelli’s lawyers offer strategic solutions throughout the employment lifecycle. Immigration laws and procedures are constantly changing, and legal solutions must keep pace with both government regulations and a company’s business strategies. The firm’s Immigration team provides guidance in the full range of Visa service areas including:
  • Nonimmigrant and Permanent Immigration Visas 
  • J-1 Physician Waivers and other health care related work visas 
  • H-1B visas for temporary specialty workers 
  • L-1A and L-1B visas and Blanket L petitions for intra-company transferees 
  • E-1 and E-2 Treaty Investor and Trader visas 
  • O-1 Extraordinary Ability visas for scientists, researchers, and others 
  • Training visas
  • TN-NAFTA visas for Canadians and Mexicans
  • H-2B visas for temporary workers 
  • Consular processing of nonimmigrant and immigrant visas 
  • Labor Certification 
  • Multinational managers and executives, extraordinary ability, and outstanding researchers visas 
  • National interest waivers

Our team also has deep experience in offering the following related services:
  • Security check, global entry /TSA and “No Fly” list issues 
  • Relinquishment of residence 
  • National interest waivers 
  • Relief from bars to entry 
  • Liaison with government on complicated matters 
  • Naturalization and citizenship, including complex naturalization and relinquishment 
  • Human trafficking