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Green Card Approved Following Approval of National Interest Waiver Petition

We usually recommend that our researcher clients who are filing I-140 Petitions in the Extraordinary Ability Alien Category (for those individuals from India or China) or National Interest Waiver Category (for those individuals not from India or China) wait for an approval of the I-140 Petition prior to filing an I-485 Application for Adjustment of Status. Taking this approach ensures … Read More

Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition Approved for Indian National Conducting Synthetic Medicinal Chemistry Research

We received an approval of a self-filed EB-1A Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition filed on behalf of an Indian National who is among the small percentage of researchers at the top of the field of Synthetic Medicinal Chemistry. Our client single-handedly designed and developed a novel antimicrobial treatment against multidrug-resistant bacterial infections that is widely considered one of the leading medical … Read More

EB1A Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition Approved for Researcher Among the Small Percentage at the Top of the Field of Reproductive and Developmental Biology

Our Philadelphia law firm prepared an EB-1A Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition on behalf of a Chinese National conducting research in the field of reproductive and developmental biology at a Top 10 University in the United States which was approved based upon the initial filing without a Request for Evidence or Notice of Intent to Deny. We showed that our client … Read More

Green Card Approved Following Approval of Extraordinary Ability Alien Petition

Due to the high standard of receiving an approval for an EB-1A Extraordinary Ability Petition, we generally advise our clients to wait until the I-140 Petition is approved prior to filing the I-485 Application for a green card. We recently received a green card approval within 6 months of filing the I-485 application for a client who filed for adjustment … Read More

EB-1B Outstanding Researcher Petition Approved for Researcher at Prestigious Hospital

Our firm utilized the USCIS premium processing service to obtain approval of an EB-1B Outstanding Researcher Petition on behalf of a researcher at a prestigious hospital. The petition was approved in 10 days without a Request for Evidence or Notice of Intent to Deny. The Beneficiary’s research field was conducting clinical effectiveness and health outcomes research and he had made … Read More