Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition Approved for Researcher in the Field of Opthalmology

Getson & Schatz, P.C. was contacted by our client, a postdoctoral researcher from India, regarding the self-petition of an I-140 Petition for an Alien of Extraordinary Ability. Our client and her three children initially entered the United States with H-4 visas as dependents of their husband/father, who was working in the U.S. in a specialty occupation under an H-1B visa. … Read More

USCIS Approves EB-2 National Interest Waiver Petition

Our client holds a Ph.D. degree in chemistry and made research accomplishments that had a degree of influence on the field as a whole of molecular mechanisms of diseases. His research has contributed to many advances in the treatment of infectious diseases, malaria, and cancer. Our client is employed as a postdoctoral scholar at a prominent university and we prepared … Read More

Outstanding Researcher Petition Approved for Researcher in the Academic Field of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Who Was Offered a Permanent Research Position at a Prominent University

Our immigration law firm has successfully handled hundreds of petitions for medical researchers across the United States in the Extraordinary Ability Alien, Outstanding Researcher, and National Interest Waiver categories. Our most recent approval was received in 3 days via premium processing in the Outstanding Researcher Category for an individual conducting research to understand the molecular mechanisms of disease who was … Read More

Green Card Application Approved for Beneficiary of Approved EB-1B Petition

Our Philadelphia immigration lawyers represent researchers at prestigious Universities and Hospitals throughout the United States. When filing EB-1B outstanding researcher petitions and EB-1A extraordinary ability alien petitions we generally utilize the premium processing service and wait for an approval prior to filing the I-485 Green Card Application. This strategy ensures that time and money will not be wasted filing the … Read More

I-485 Application Approved Following Transfer from Approved EB-2 Petition to Approved EB-1 Petition

Several years ago we had processed an EB-2 National Interest Waiver Petition on behalf of an Indian National conducting cardiovascular disease research which was approved. Our client had filed an I-485 green card application in the summer of 2007 when all employment based priority dates were current. Following approval of the National Interest Waiver Petition we filed an EB-1 Extraordinary … Read More