EB-1 Visa

EB-1 Visa

Experts in their field or international managers

You may be eligible for an employment-based, first-preference EB-1 Visa if you are an alien of extraordinary ability, are an outstanding professor or researcher, or are certain multinational executives or managers.

This category of Visa is highly sought after and is notoriously difficult to fulfil the criteria. To qualify there is a very strict and exceptionally high standard required for each subcategory with a burden of proof that is equally exacting. A different Visa with a lower standard may be more suitable such as the 01 Visa.

The EB-1 Visa can lead to a Green Card and US Citizenship, but it is hard to qualify for an EB-1 Visa for that very reason as competition is very high.

The following eligibility criteria is taken directly from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service website:

*** The information you obtain from this website does not constitute legal advice and is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The content of an e-mail sent to Driggs Immigration Law through this website will not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as confidential.***

© 2021 Driggs Immigration Law. All Rights Reserved