I have been asked to be a shareholder/ partner of a bar/restaurant
I m french and would like to need what type of visa do I need
I you are a French national you can come to the United States with a valid French passport under the Visa Waiver Program for up to 90 days.
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I agree with my colleague. Good luck. If you wish to work here, I would recommend you consult with an immigration attorney. Il faut necessaire de discuter votre situation avec un advocat d'immigration pour un autre visa pour travailler. Bonne chance.
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I agree with my colleagues, you can come on a visa waiver to visit the US (tourist).
But if you wish to stay and work in the US, you should sit down with an immigration attorney to discuss your options.
You should do a consultation before you do anything else.