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CHECK YOUR CASE STATUS ONLINE

If you already have a USCIS receipt number, you can check your case status at the USCIS.gov website. Your receipt number is a 13-character case number assigned to you by USCIS when your application was accepted.

IMMIGRATION CLIENTS’ TESTIMONIALS

 

The following testimonials or endorsements do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter.

Thomas

I was referred to this young woman for an immigration affair, and I wish to record my complete satisfaction. The case was successfully resolved after six months’ diligent and knowledgeable work. Sophie is not only good at her work, but is an attractive, warm, and thoughtful person.

Amir T.

The best lawyer that I can recommend to anyone. She is the best lawyer that I can recommend to you. She is so responsible, punctuate, trustworthy and helpful. She was really helpful. I am serious. She helps me crossing every bridges in changing of my visa status when I was really frustrated.

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OUR IMMIGRATION ACCOMPLISHMENTS 

Silicon Valley Immigration Lawyers

Alcorn Immigration Law assists highly-motivated individuals obtain visas and green cards to live and work in the United States, and especially to build amazing companies in Silicon Valley. Our firm can handle your H-1B visa for a startup or an E-2 investor visa.  If you are thinking about founding a startup in Mountain View or getting a visa for an incubator program, we can assist you with obtaining a B-1 visitor for business visa. Also experienced in O-1s, J-1s and J-1 waivers, and L visas, we give you step-by-step guidance on this U.S. immigration law process-and helps you maximize your chance of receiving your desired immigration status.

IMMIGRATION SOLUTIONS FOR FOUNDERS

Earn the legal right to stay and work in the US so you can found your Silicon Valley startup.  Nonimmigrant visas include E-1, E-2, L-1A, and H-1B.


IMMIGRATION SOLUTIONS FOR TALENT

You are top global talent; let that talent help launch you to the US.  You may be eligible for a variety of nonimmigrant visas and green card options.


IMMIGRATION SOLUTIONS FOR INVESTORS

I can assist you with EB-5 green cards for permanent residence and removing conditions, E-2 treaty investor visas, and L-1s for executives and managers.


IMMIGRATION SOLUTIONS FOR TECH FAMILIES

Learn aboud dependent visas, work permits, and green cards for spouses and children.  Your extended family members can apply for B-2 visas to come visit.


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