When a foreign national wishes to immigrate temporarily or permanently to the United States, they must be granted authorization by the Department of Homeland Security by applying for and obtaining a visa. The type of visa they must file depends on the specific needs or reasons behind their desire to come to the U.S. Our Law Firm is familiar with all aspects of immigration law and would be able to assist you with determining the right visa for your specific situation.
The U visa is a United States nonimmigrant visa that is set aside for victims of crimes who have suffered substantial mental or physical abuse while in the U.S. and who are willing to assist law enforcement and government officials in the investigation or prosecution of the criminal activity.
You may be eligible for a U nonimmigrant visa if:
Under the federal Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), you may be eligible to become a lawful permanent resident (get a Green Card) if you are the victim of battery or extreme cruelty committed by:
You may be eligible to bring your fiancé(e) to the United States on a fiancé(e) visa if you meet the following requirements: