EB-1A Petition Approved for Researcher with 7 Publications

To establish eligibility for a green card (lawful permanent residency) based on extraordinary ability, a foreign national must prove extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics through sustained national or international acclaim; achievements recognized in the field through extensive documentation; that the foreign national is one of that small percentage who has risen to the very top … Read More

EB-1A Petition for Extraordinary Ability Alien in the Sciences Approved

Our immigration lawyers recently aided a foreign national with extraordinary ability in the sciences obtain an EB-1A petition approval, thereby giving our client the opportunity to continue his research in the United States that will undoubtedly aid health care in the United States. The EB-1A visa category is reserved for foreign nationals who are one of the small percentage of … Read More

National Interest Waiver Petition Approved for Researcher in F-1 OPT Status

Our Philadelphia immigration law firm represented a foreign national from Iran who was in F-1 OPT status and self-filed an EB-2 National Interest Waiver (NIW) Petition. The client was a researcher who was conducting research to understand the dynamics of molecules and how energy transfer occurs. We demonstrated that our client’s research accomplishments at both the Ph.D. and post-doc levels … Read More

EB-1B Outstanding Researcher Petition Approved for Researcher in the Academic Field of Organic Synthesis and Radio Labeling

Getson & Schatz, P.C. represents many Universities throughout the United States who sponsor their researchers for EB-1B Outstanding Researcher Petitions. We recently had an EB-1B petition approved for an individual conducting research in the academic field of organic synthesis and radio-labeling in order to develop new ways to synthesize organic compounds that are environmentally friendly and have applications in industrial … Read More

Extraordinary Ability Petition Approved for Cardiorenal Disease Researcher

Our client, an Indian foreign national, is a cardiorenal disease researcher at a prominent medical center in New Orleans, LA. His employer had filed a PERM labor certification on his behalf and he had an approved EB-2 I-140 Petition based on the certified PERM labor certification application. However, our client did not wish to wait more than 4 years to … Read More