My OPT expired in January 13, 2011.
I tried applying for an H1B Visa, but my application has been returned, because H1B Visa quota has been reached.
I am planning to leave the country ASAP and reapply in April 1, 2011 for H1B.
What are my chances that my application will be approved?
And how soon will I be able to reenter the US and when can I start working?
I am from Germany with Masters Degree in Computer Science and I already have Sponsoring Company.
If your company files for you in April and it is approved , you should be able to come back in Late September with your H-1b visa.
I advise having an experienced immigration attorney file the petition for your company
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Neil I Fleischer
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