Can I convert from a h1b visa to a l1 visa even before the h1b visa expires?

Asked over 1 year ago - Wilmington, DE

This is to help my wife find a job

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  1. Tripti Sharad Sharma

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    Answered . Yes

    This response is general in nature and cannot be construed as legal advice, given that not enough facts are known.... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Yes. You can changer your status, visa or both. Provided, there is no immigration violation in your record which can complicate matters.

    NYC EXPERIENCED IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS www.myattorneyusa.com; email: info@myattorneyusa.com; Phone: (866)... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . If both you and your employer qualify and the employer is willing to do so, then yes.

    Your employer needs to retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise them, and handle the case. Your employer can find one through http://www.ailalawyer.com.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  4. Samuel Patrick Ouya Maina

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    Answered . Yes you can.

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 s.ouya@mainalaw.com Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street,... more
  5. Madhu Kalra

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    Answered . Yes, you could, if you qualify otherwise for L-1

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