Due to the current situation related to Coronavirus, and the State of Emergency orders from the governor of California, our office will continue to work behind closed doors. We will not see any clients in person.
If you have any questions please address them to us via email to [email protected]
To the extent possible we will try to accommodate telephonic appointments or consultations but we ask that you request them via e-mail. Our telephone number, (619) 291-1112, will continue to operate to the extent that the situation permits, but any appointments must be scheduled through e-mail. 
Thank you for your understanding.

Debido a la situación actual relacionada con el Coronavirus, al grado que nos sea posible, nuestro personal seguirá trabajando a puerta cerrada, no se atenderá a nadie en persona. 
En caso de tener alguna duda o pregunta favor de hacerla por correo electrónico a [email protected]  
Trataremos de llevar a cabo consultas migratorias telefónicamente. Pedimos solicite cita telefónica mediante correo electrónico. Nuestro teléfono, (619) 291-1112, seguirá operando al grado que nos lo permita la situación actual, pero cualquier cita se agendará por correo electrónico.
Gracias por su comprensión

Resolving Immigration Problems
In An Honest & Responsible Manner

What are some of the requirements for an L-1 visa?

When a foreign national wants to enter the United States – whether in California or elsewhere — for an extended period of time, he or she will likely need a visa. The are numerous visa types, though, and understanding which is needed and what requirements must be met can be rather confusing. In this week’s article, this column will focus on the requirements of the L-1 visa.

An L-1 visa is needed by those who are are interested in working in the United States. These visas are not regular employment visas, however. The employee, must be employed as a manager, executive or other specialist and must work for a corporation that has ties to both the United States and a foreign entity.

Before an L-1 visa will be granted, one must show that the company for which he or she is employed has a qualifying relationship with a company abroad. This can be done by providing business licenses, annual reports, contracts or other corporate filings. Along with providing the appropriate company documents, one must prove that he or she has been employed with the corporation for a specific period of time. This can be done by providing pay stubs, tax returns or any other available evidence of work product.

Finally, one will have to show that the office located in the United States is sufficient for the purposes of the business. Those allowed to enter the country on an L-1 visa must have the business up, running and growing within one year. Failing to meet this requirement could result in a visa being terminated.

These are just a few facts about an L-1 visa. Those interested in expanding foreign businesses into California or elsewhere across the country, or moving employees to such offices, can seek the assistance of an immigrantion attorney in order to make sure that the right visas are applied for and all requirements are met. Paperwork errors are the most common reasons for visa denial. By seeking help, applications can be thoroughly reviewed so as to avoid any simple mistakes.

Source: uscis.gov, “Understanding L-1 Requirements“, April 27, 2016


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Trump administration now wants to replace properly trained and experienced asylum officers with Border Patrol officers with 5 weeks training to conduct credible fear interviews. Quality and justice once again sacrificed for speed by Trump.

Jóvenes DACA en peligro.
Los jóvenes que se han visto beneficiados con el programa DACA se podrán ver perjudicados si no renuevan su DACA antes del fallo de la corte suprema de la nación que será en junio de 2020.
Lo recomendable es que se renueve dicho permiso aún si el permiso vence despues de la fecha del fallo de la corte que sera en junio de 2020.