IMMIGRATION LAW

The Law Offices of Hwang & Weiss, P.C. has handled over 9,000 immigration cases since it was established in 1987.  We are a full service immigration firm that handles both employment-based and family-based immigration cases.

 

+FAMILY BASED IMMIGRATION

We assist our clients in sponsoring family members for immigration benefits including (but not limited to):

  • Immediate relatives: Spouses of U.S. citizens, Children (unmarried and under 21 years of age) of U.S. citizens, Parents of U.S. citizens at least 21 years old, and widows or widowers of U.S. citizens if the U.S. citizen filed a petition before his or her death or if the widow(er) files a petition within 2 years of the citizen’s death
  • F-1: Unmarried sons and daughters (21 years of age or older) of U.S. citizens
  • F-2A: Spouses and children (who are under 21 and unmarried) of permanent residents
  • F-2B: Unmarried sons and daughters (21 years of age or older) of permanent residents
  • F-3: Married sons and daughters (21 years of age or older) of U.S. citizens
  • F-4: Brothers and sisters of U.S. citizens (21 years of age or older)
  • K-1/K-3: Fiancé visa

+ EMPLOYMENT-BASED GREEN CARDS

We assist our clients in sponsoring key employees for immigration benefits including (but not limited to):

  • EB-1: Aliens with Extraordinary Ability, Outstanding Professors and Researchers and Multinational Managers & Executives
  • EB-2: Advanced Degree Professionals, Exceptional Ability and National Interest Waivers
  • EB-3: Skilled Workers, Professionals and Unskilled Workers

+ EMPLOYMENT-BASED NON-IMMIGRANT VISAS

We provide assistance in obtaining the following immigration benefits:

  • B-1: Temporary Business Visitor
  • E-1: Treaty Trader Visa
  • E-2: Treaty Investor Visa
  • E-3: Certain Specialty Occupation Professionals from Australia
  • F-1: Student Visa
  • H-1B: Specialty Occupations
  • H-1B1: Professional from Chile and Singapore
  • J-1: Educational and Cultural Exchange for Trainees, Interns, and Research Scholars
  • L-1A: Intracompany Transferee Executive or Manager
  • L-1B: Intracompany Transferee Specialized Knowledge
  • O-1: Individuals with Extraordinary Ability or Achievement
  • TN: NAFTA Professionals

+ RELIGIOUS-BASED IMMIGRATION

We provide assistance in obtaining the following immigration benefits:

  • R-1: Temporary Nonimmigrant Religious Workers
  • EB-4: Special Immigrant Religious Workers

+ CITIZENSHIP

We provide services for preparing applications for U.S. naturalization and applications for certificate of citizenship.

+ APPEALS AND IMMIGRATION LITIGATION

We provide litigation services such as challenging arbitrary and capricious government actions (including unreasonable delays). We also help clients respond to Requests for Evidence and file Motions to Reopen/Reconsider and Administrative Appeals.

+ CONSULAR PROCESSING

We provide services to help clients apply for immigrant and non-immigrant visas at consulates abroad

+ INVESTMENT-BASED VISAS

We assist clients pursuing investment-based immigration benefits including (but not limited to):

  • EB-5: Employment Creation Investors & Immigrant Entrepreneur Visas
  • E-1: Treaty Trader Visa
  • E-2: Treaty Investor Visa

+ EXTRAORDINARY ABILITY VISAS

We provide assistance in obtaining the following immigration benefits:

  • EB-1: Aliens with Extraordinary Ability and Outstanding Professors and Researchers
  • EB-2: Exceptional Ability and National Interest Waivers