Success Story: EB-2 NIW Approval for Mathematician Unemployed at the Time of Filing

On April 16th, 2012 we received another EB-2 NIW approval for a client who was originally from China, and unemployed at the time of filing (on J-2 visa). (Approval Notice) General Field: Mathematics Nationality: China Position at the time of case filing: unemployed, on J-2 visa Case Summary: We at Chen Immigration Law Associates are constantly approached by clients who are unemployed but wish to file EB1-A (EB-1 EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability or EB-2 NIW (National Interest Read more [...]

Success Story: EB-2 NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approval for Postdoc Biologist after a Denial (filed by another law firm)

Client’s Testimonial:  My family really appreciate with your hard work and the wonderful job. Yes, we are very happy and surprised that I-140 got approved already. Still I can't believe that!!! I wish I could know you earlier. You are the best! Thank you very much for your help and your excellent service. I will suggest your firm to my friends. My best wishes for you and your firm. On July 27th, 2012 we received another EB-2 NIW National Interest Waiver approval for a research associate Read more [...]

Success Story: EB2 NIW (National Interest Waiver) Approval for Postdoc working in Biostatistics

Client’s Testimonial : Hi [Chen Immigration Law associates], Awesome!!! Thank you very much! I will recommend you on Linkedin, and I will also recommend my friends to seek help from you. Without your help, I can't imagine I can do this application by my own. Best regards. On November 14th, 2012 we received another EB2 NIW National Interest Waiver approval for a Biostatistics researchers originally from Hong Kong. (Approval Notice) General Field: Biology, Statistics, Biostatistics Position Read more [...]

Success Story: EB2 NIW approval for Biology Postdoc Researcher

Client’s Testimonial: Thanks so much for bringing me the excellent news today! My wife and I are really excited and happy about this. We really appreciate your excellent service, which had achieved great result for us. We would be glad to mention your service to our friends and recommend on your Linkedin! On November 29th, 2012 we received another EB2 NIW approval for a postdoc researcher in the field of biology. (Approval Notice) General Field: Biology Nationality : Vietnam Position Read more [...]

Success Story: EB1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability case approval for a Computer Graphics Artist in ONLY 10 days

Client’s testimonial: Great! Thanks so much for your efforts! I will certainly give you my best compliments. A friend of mine already asked about your contact info. Please go ahead and disclose my email for the potential client. On December 13th, 2012 we received another EB1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability case approval for a Computer Graphics Artist who had filed just 10 days prior on December 3rd, 2012. (Approval Notice) Field: Art Nationality: Taiwan Position at the Read more [...]

Success Story: NIW Approval for Client Working in Finance Field with Ph.D. in Physics

Client’s Testimonial: Thank you! Fantastic news! I will call yu today to find out the next steps. Many potential clients approached us; at Chen Immigration Law Associates, concerning their change in research topics or fields, and wonder if these changes will affect their chance of NIW approval. This success story will demonstrate how we successfully secured an NIW approval (without RFE) for a client who had changed his field from Physics to Finance and had only 10 citations at the time of Read more [...]

Not Qualified for EB1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability but Wish to File under EB-1 ? Consider EB1B (EB-1OR) Outstanding Researcher/Professor

Not Qualified for EB1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability but Wish to File under EB-1 ? Consider EB1B (EB-1OR) Outstanding Researcher/Professor For foreign nationals born in India and China, EB-1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability is the most attractive category given the visas are current for everyone and it allows self petition. However, EB-1A (EB1-EA) Alien of Extraordinary Ability has the highest standard of law (risen to the very top of the endeavor) and low approval rate (the overall Read more [...]

Some Thoughts on Responding to RFE (Request For Evidence) Cases Originally Filed by Other Law Firms or Clients

Some Thoughts on Responding to RFE (Request For Evidence) Cases Originally Filed by Other Law Firms or Clients Because of our approval rate and reputation, we at Chen Immigration Law Associates are constantly approached by clients after they received an RFE (Request for Evidence), NOID (Notice of Intent to Deny) or a denial letter. We therefore have the chance to review many petition letters and petition packages prepared by other attorneys or clients themselves. Every once in a while, we encountered Read more [...]

Success Story: NIW approval for Post Doc without ANY independent reference letters

Client’s Testimonial: This is the news I have been awaiting for long time. PS, instruct me for future I485 and future processing steps. I highly appreciate your kind help and taking interest in my case and helping me to succeed. Thank you so so much, Cheers! On June 19th, 2012 we received another NIW approval for a client without independent reference letters. (Approval Notice) Case Summary: This client has a decent citation number and most of our clients with similar credentials Read more [...]

Success Story: EB1A Approval for Post Doctoral Researcher after RFE (Request for Evidence)

Client’s Testimonial : [Chen Immigration Law associates], Thanks for sharing 485 packet with me. I have already started spreading good words about your hard and impressive work among my friends who ll be seeking immigration help in near future. Also feel free to use my words in any of your publication/case studies. I'll also mention my impressions about your work in forum like …etc. Rest, I'll come back to you with questions regarding 485 application, if any. With best regards! On June Read more [...]