Akshat is available to clients across the United States for consultation and representation in the following types of immigration matters:

Nonimmigrant Matters

  • B-1/B-2 visa for temporary visitors for business or pleasure
  • F visa for foreign students
  • J-1 visa for exchange visitors and J-1 Waivers of the Two-Year Home Residency Requirement
  • H-3 visa for trainees
  • Extensions and changes of nonimmigrant¬†status

Family Matters

  • K-1/K-3 visa for fiancees or spouses of U.S. Citizens
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Deferred Action for Parental Accountability (DAPA)
  • Diversity Lottery applications
  • Immigrant petition for foreign relatives (I-130)
  • Permanent residence based on marriage to a U.S. Citizen (I-130 & I-485)
  • Permanent residence for parents or children of a U.S. Citizen (I-130 & I-485)
  • Affidavits of Support (I-134 and I-864)
  • Immigration visa consular processing through the National Visa Center (NVC)
  • Self petitions under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)
  • Petition to remove conditions on residence (I-751)
  • Employment Authorization Documents (EADs)
  • Employment authorization for H-4 spouses (H-4 EADs)
  • Advance Parole Travel Documents (APs)
  • Reentry Permits (I-131)
  • Applications for lost, stolen, or expiring green cards

Employment Matters

  • E-2 Treaty Trader and Investor visas
  • E-3 visas for citizens of Australia
  • H-1B visas for specialty occupations (change of status, extension of status, change of employer, consular notification)
  • L-1A visas for intracompany executives or managers
  • L-1B visas for intracompany employees with specialized knowledge
  • Requests for Evidence (RFEs)
  • P-1/P-2 visas for internationally recognized athletes or entertainment groups
  • R-1 visas for religious workers
  • TN status for Canadian and Mexican professionals under NAFTA
  • Permanent Labor Certifications (PERMs)
  • Immigrant Visa Petitions
  • Permanent Residence for Self-Petitioners (I-140 & I-485)
  • Permanent Residence for Employment Beneficiaries (I-140 & I-485)
  • Employment ramifications of the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act of 2000 (AC21)

Citizenship

  • Application for naturalization
  • Application for certificate of citizenship
  • Interview preparation