Fort Lauderdale O-1 Visa Lawyers
Expertly Assisting Immigrants with Extraordinary Abilities & Achievements
Individuals of extraordinary talent in a number of fields and professions can enter the United States using an O-1 visa. For many people without immediate family or employment connections, the O-1 visa is the only option for temporary immigration.
The USCIS offers O-1 visas as an option to individuals belonging to the following communities and circles:
- Movies and television
Are you employed by any of these industries, or are you employer belonging to one such industry? Guerra Sáenz, PL and our Fort Lauderdale O-1 visa attorneys would be happy to help you determine how to obtain necessary O-1 visas. We have helped a number of outstanding individuals and athletes gain temporary immigration permissions through successful visa applications, including those filed for professional jockeys and polo players.
What Does an O-1 Visa Do?
To prove that you are truly outstanding in your field, you will need to be prepared to prove to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) that you are extraordinary. There are a variety of items you can use to prove your ability. Internationally recognized awards, memberships to recognized clubs or organizations, contributing to significant advancements in your field and proof thereof, publications about your field written in your name, and so forth can all be used.
While it might seem like there is a lot of work to do to get your O-1 visa, it will be well worth it due to the benefits and key features of an O-1 visas.
People often file for an O-1 visa when eligible because:
- Permits work under the O-1 visa sponsor
- Issued quickly compared to many other visas
- Three-year duration but no limit on one-year extensions
- Unlimited travel in and out of country while O-1 visa is valid
- O-1 visa holder’s spouse and children can enter the U.S., too
However, when you work with our Fort Lauderdale O-1 visa attorneys, you don’t have to worry about the complexities of the immigration process at all. We are here to guide you through it using our decades of immigration law experience, or by acting on your behalf. It is our goal to make certain you get the right visa and without any unnecessary delays.