Not Just Your Business Lawyer.
Think Of Me As Your Business Doctor.

L-1 Visa Applications & Solid Business Plans

On Behalf of | Feb 2, 2016 | Firm News

The list of visas you can use to gain legal entrance into the United States goes on and on. Finding the right one for your situation can be a real headache. If you are an employee of a foreign business that is looking to expand to American soil, you might want to limit your search to the L-1 visa.

L-1 visa applications are only recently gaining popularity, and so much of the laws and regulations embedded in the application process are relatively unknown to most people. I, Houston Business Law Attorney Patricia M. Davis, can help you file for an L-1 visa. Believe it or not, your own immigration into the country actually begins with your business and its future potential.

Business Plans Tailored to You

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will not give an L-1 visa to anyone who is not prepared to establish a business and make it succeed. They do not want the words of the hopeful, they want the solid business plans of the ready and willing. When you come to my law firm, I can put my 30+ years of legal experience right to work, analyzing your foreign business and determining how you can show its satellite office in the States will succeed.

I can also help you meet certain USCIS L-1 visa requirements, such as:

  • High-ranking or specialized occupation within the company.
  • Continuous and recent occupation in your foreign business.
  • Ability to make new United States office location succeed for more than a year.
  • Necessity of your employment at the new business branch.

The sooner you get started, the sooner I can figure out the right approach for you and your business. Go ahead and call my firm at 713-936-9553 and request a personalized initial consultation. Whatever business formation strategy you need to succeed, it is not outside of my practice capabilities. Contact me today.