The O Visa allows foreign nationals who have demonstrated extraordinary ability in sciences, education, business, athletics, the arts, or in the motion picture or television industries to visit the United States temporarily to work in the filed. An O Visa must be filed by a U.S. employer or agent for an event in the United States.
In order to apply for an O visa you must show three of the following:
An employer must also show a job offer, receive an advisory opinion, and provide evidence of the event the foreign national will participate.
An immigration lawyer at Dorsett & Zapata, PLLC can provide comprehensive advice on legal requirements for an O visa and can offer assistance with forms, paperwork, and documentation. We can also offer advice on dependents of O visa holders and your ability to petition yourself for a green card if your O is approved.. Give us a call today to find out more.