EB-5 Immigrant Investor Regional Centers - Check list of registered EB-5 regional Centers with USCIS.
USCIS Online Case Status Search - Check the status of your case with USCIS through this link.

Infopass - You may make an appointment with USCIS officer through this link.

Freedom of Information Act Status Search - Check the status of your FOIA request with USCIS through this link.

STEM Designated Degree Programs - Click here for STEM List for F-1 Students eligible for 24 months OPT Extension.


We are a full service lawfirm practicing exclusively in immigration & nationality law
for more than 30 years.
Business & other Non-Immigrant Visas, H-1B, L-1, etc.
Employment Immigration
(PERM)
Employment Immigration (EB11/EB12/EB13/NIW)

Investor Immigration
Family Immigration
Litigation/Complex Areas

News Update!

12.13.16

Article "12/23/16 Beginning Date for New USCIS Fees - Don't Forget the Biomerics" as published in the Immigration Daily on December 13, 2016.

11.15.16

Article "What Should You Do About Your Immigration Situation in a Donald Trump Presidency?" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 14, 2016.

10.14.16

Article "Immigration Reform Requires Congress Readjustment And Everyone’s Vote" as published in the Immigration Daily on October 14, 2016.

10.07.16

Alan Lee, Esq. Selected As Super Lawyer For 2016 in New York

09.28.16

Article "Should Asian Americans Vote a Straight Democratic Ticket?" as published in the Immigration Daily on September 26, 2016.

09.24.16  

Should Asian Americans Vote a Straight Democratic Ticket?

Previously Published News Updates (2014 - Present) (2012-2013) (2007 -2011)

Articles, Questions & Answers

01.20.17   1.What If My Immigration Visa Applicant Is Denied but Children’s Approved?
2.Am I Eligible to File My Adjustment Status Form (I-485) Thru My U.S. Citizen Spouse, After My Recent Student Visa Expired?
3.Dual Citizenship
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 20, 2017
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.19.17   VT, TX, CA, NE,Potomac, IPO & NBC Processing Times Updated
01.13.17   1.Green Card Sponsorship
2.Do We Need to Complete Form I-864?
3.How Long Will It Take For Green Card Holder to be a Citizen After Submitting Application?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 13, 2017
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.10.17   February 2017 Visa Chart
01.06.17   1.Applying For A Green Card 9 Months After Being Granted Asylum
2.H-4 EAD Question
3.Add My Son to My Case
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 6, 2017
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.30.16   1.Am I Eligible for Citizenship?
2.O1-B Visa
3.I Am in H-1B Visa. Can I Hire Staff to be Registered LLC Startup?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 30, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.29.16   1.Am I Eligible for the I-601A Program If I Came Into the US Under K-1 and Did Not Marry My Petitioner?
2.Can I get a New H-1B Without Going Through the April Lottery If I Only Used Two Years of the One That I Got in 2006?
3.A Restaurant Chain Saysting Me to Work at the Local College - C That It Can Get Me H-1B Approval by Putan This be Done?
4.Moving from Employer A to Employer B, Company B Filed Late H-1B - What To Do Now Since Immigration is Asking About it?
5.I Had an H-1 B Petition for Six Years, Went Back Home, and the Company Just Got an I-140 Approved. What to do Since the Lawyer's Office Says It Will Take 3-4 More Years?
6.Can I Keep My Priority Date of My Approved I-140 Petition If My Employer Revokes It by Sending a Letter to U.S.C.I.S.?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on December 25, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.27.16   1.Do You Suggest to Get a Reentry Permit If Traveling Abroad For 6 to 12 Months?
2.Green Card
3.Will I Have a Problem Re-entering the USA?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 23, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.17.16   1.Citizenship
2.About Dual Citizenship
3.With H-1 Pending After Oct 1st and Opt Finished, Can I Work After Oct 1st Without Pay?
4.After Filing Waiver How Long Does It Take to Get a Receipt?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 16, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.09.16   1.Change Status From F-1 to B-1
2.Which is Better to Apply for Immigration from USA or Out of USA?
3.Permanent Resident Cancellation of Removal
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 9, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.02.16   1.Can an EU Company Owner Provide Services for US Customers While on the J-2 in US?
2.Indian Born Australian Citizen - Green Card
3.Served 10 Years Ban
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 2, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
11.28.16   1.Can I Work in the U.S. While Under Tourist Visa?
2.Am I a U.S. Citizen?
3.Daughter Is In a Relationship With An Illegal Immigrant.
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on November 25, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
Previously published articles and Q&As (2016~ Present) (2014~ 2015) (2011~2013) (2008~2010) (2005~2007) (2002~2004)
Previously published Website Reader Q&A (2006-2009)

 

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