EB-2: Physician National Interest Waiver (NIW)

EB-2:  Physician National Interest Waiver (NIW)  You may be eligible for an employment-based, second preference visa if you are a physician who agrees to work for a period of time in a designated underserved area.   Statutory Language – 8 U.S.C. §1153(b)(2)(B)(ii)   (ii)  Physicians working in shortage areas or veterans facilities   (I)  In general The Attorney General shall grant a national interest waiver pursuant to clause (i) on behalf of any alien physician Read more [...]

Success Story: EB1A Approval for Post Doctoral Mechanical Engineer with Diverse Research

Client’s Testimonial: It would be my pleasure to recommend you on Linkedin. Please feel free to share my email with your client. Also, I have already asked few of my friends who have similar profile as me to contact you for filing their petition. On November 9th, 2012, we received an EB1A approval for a client who had filed on July 31st, 2012. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: This was a unique case, as the client had worked in both the bioengineering and biomechanics fields, but Read more [...]

Success Story: NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approved For Web-Developer without any Citations after RFE (Request for Evidence)

Client’s Testimonial Praise God. I thank you so much. I worried a lot. You are best of bests. For I-485, actually I applied it on late July (Sorry I did not take your advice for this) and received travel / employment card already (done in finger printing as well). I will refer you to my friend as well. I will let you know later. On 12/06/2012, we received another NIW approval for a client who had no publications or citations at the time the case was filed. (Approval Notice) Case Read more [...]

Success Story: Approved EB-1a (Aliens of Extraordinary Ability) for Post Doctoral Computer Scientist within 22 days. (7 days after upgrading to premium processing)

Client’s Testimonial Thanks for your excellent work. It is efficient and high-quality. Since our collaboration is so nice, it will be my pleasure to share this experience with others. Of course, you may leave my email to the potential client, and definitely I will strongly recommend you to this client. And I wish your career better and better. This petition was filed on 11/08/2012 and got approved on 11/30/2012 by Nebraska Service Center. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: This Read more [...]

Success Story: Approved EB1B, EB1-OR (Outstanding Researcher/Professor)after RFE (Request for Evidence) for Post Doctoral Researcher (Only 40 Citations)

Client’s Testimonial: I cannot thank enough for your diligent and intelligent work that you have devoted to my case. I have encountered 8 attorneys either working on or consulting for my immigration case in the past three years, but none of them has brought such joy that my family and I have received today. I have to say without any bias that you are the best attorney I have ever met. I will absolutely recommend your legal firm to anyone who is seeking a legal assistance in terms of employment Read more [...]

Success Story: Approved EB1A, EB1-EA (Aliens of Extraordinary Ability) for a Nanotechnology Scientist in 9 Days without RFE (Request for Evidence)

Client's Testimonial:   I am not sure whether the 40 days (from our first day to sign the contract to today the 140 get approved) is the shortest time that you ever handled for your clients before, but your professional efficient and patient to answer my questions are really impress me a lot.  This petition was filed on November 26th 2012 and got approved December 5th 2012. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: First of all, we are glad to share that the client had his approval notice Read more [...]

Success Story: Approved EB-2 NIW (National Interest Waiver) for Physician with Minimum Citation Record in 4 Months without RFE (Request for Evidence)

Client's Testimonial: This is great news! Thank you for your hard work. As you know I already recommended you for two of my colleagues... even before my petition was approved and you already started working them... I will never hesitate to recommend you for anybody. This petition was filed on March 29th and was approved on August, 9th, 2012. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: In this specific case, we were approached with a physician in field of Cardiology with minimum publication Read more [...]

Success Story: NIW Approval for Post Doc Scientific Researcher in Two Months”

 “NIW Approval for Scientific Researcher in Two Months” (Approval Notice) Case Summary: On 12/05/2012, the USCIS approved the petition of our client, who had extensive experience researching the dengue virus—exploring how the virus is spread and how outbreaks can be predicted and preemptively addressed. Although the client’s area of research was very specialized, we were able to frame the significance of this area of study as absolutely critical to the prevention of an epidemic Read more [...]

Success Story: EB-2 NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approval for Pharmacist without a PhD

“EB-2 NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approval for Pharmacist without PhD” (Approval Notice) Case Summary: On 12/05/2012, we at Chen Immigration Law Associates received approval of an EB-2 NIW advanced degree professional for a client who is working as a Pharmacist but used to be pharmaceutical researcher. We presented our clients as an expert of the development of several new generic drug formulations, as well as the determination of proper drug administration and dosage for various Read more [...]

Success Story: Computer Engineer got NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approved in 3 months without RFE (Request for Evidence )

The case was filed on May 21st, 2012 so the processing time is shorter than the average processing time of 4 months. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: On October 18th, 2012, we at Chen Immigration Law Associates got another EB-2 NIW (National Interest Waiver)approval notice for a client who worked in the field of Electrical and Computer Engineering. It is important to note that this client had not published a significant amount of journals, nor had his research greatly influenced the fields Read more [...]