I have l1b ,got new job And my new employer is ready to apply h1b visa for me in April 2013. When can I start my new job?

L1b visa to h1b visa

Eden Prairie, MN -

Attorney Answers (3)

Karen-Lee Pollak

Karen-Lee Pollak

Immigration Attorney - Dallas, TX
Answered

You can start work in H status on October 1 2013

F. J. Capriotti III

F. J. Capriotti III

Immigration Attorney - Portland, OR
Answered

October 1, 2013.

NOTE: You must CONTINUE WORKING on your L visa ... or leave the US ... there is no 'grace' period which will allow you to stay until October 1st.

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J Charles Ferrari

J Charles Ferrari

Immigration Attorney - Los Angeles, CA
Answered

At the later of October 1, or the approval date of the H-1B.

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.

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