Can i extend my I-94 if i have H1b pending?

Asked about 1 year ago - Queens Village, NY

my i-94 expires on 24 of june, a company is willing to sponsor my H1b visa. Since they cannot make the application for me until april, can i apply for I-94 extension sometimes in may? and if i can, how long do i get on the extension?

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Note: i am currently on a B2 visa which is due to expire in 2014

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  1. Jeffrey Jose Estrella

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    Answered . I-94 is your travel document with your passport. What visa did you enter on? tourist b2? Hire a lawyer today to explain the specifics to advise you properly.

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  2. Ian Edmund Scott

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    Answered . YOu should speak to a lawyer so that you get the timing right...your 1-94 expires but if you left and reentered the country, it would be valid for more time...not sure what your issue would be.

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  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . You can try.

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