How do I qualify for TN Visa status as an Actuary?
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How do I qualify for TN Visa status as an Actuary?

In 2003, Actuary was added as a qualifying TN Visa profession under the USMCA (NAFTA) Mathematician profession. If you are a Canadian or Mexican Actuary with an offer of employment to work in the United States, you may qualify for TN Visa status. We discuss the profession of an Actuary and how to qualify for TN Visa status here.

How do I qualify for TN Visa status as a Librarian?
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How do I qualify for TN Visa status as a Librarian?

Librarians are one of the several professions that can qualify for TN Visa status under the USMCA (NAFTA). If you are a Canadian or Mexican Librarian with an offer of employment to work in the United States, you may qualify for TN Visa status. We discuss the profession of a Librarian and how to qualify for TN Visa status here.

How do I qualify for TN Visa status as a Landscape Architect?
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How do I qualify for TN Visa status as a Landscape Architect?

Landscape architects are one of the several professions that can qualify for TN Visa status under the USMCA (NAFTA). If you are a Canadian or Mexican landscape architect with an offer of employment to work in the United States, you may qualify for TN Visa status. We discuss the profession of a landscape architect and how to qualify for TN Visa status here.

How do I obtain TN Visa status as a Social Worker?
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How do I obtain TN Visa status as a Social Worker?

If you are a Social Worker with an offer of employment from a US employer, you might qualify to work in the United States under TN Visa status.  Social Worker is one of the many professions listed under the USMCA that qualifies for TN Visa status. We discuss the profession of a Social Worker for TN Visa status under the USMCA and how to qualify here.

EB1C Green Card Approved for Multinational Executive in 3 months
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EB1C Green Card Approved for Multinational Executive in 3 months

We received the approval for a multinational executive in the IT industry for an EB1C green card in 3 months. The entire process of filing the I-140 Adjustment Petition to go from an L1A Manager to a US Permanent Resident (Green Card) under EB1C to green card production took 3 months with NO request for evidence (RFE) and NO interview.

How does my LinkedIn profile impact my visa application?
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How does my LinkedIn profile impact my visa application?

When applying for a visa the reviewing officer relies on all available evidence to make a determination of your qualifications for the visa. This includes any publicly available information on the internet, such as your LinkedIn profile or company website. Officers can and do rely on such information when making a final decision on a case. We discuss the implications of LinkedIn profiles and other publicly available information and their impact on a visa application here. 

Interpretive TN Visa Memos and Letters – USMCA (NAFTA)
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Interpretive TN Visa Memos and Letters – USMCA (NAFTA)

The free trade agreement between the United States, Mexico, and Canada is referred to as The US-Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The USMCA went into effect on July 1, 2020, and replaced the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA which was implemented in 1994. In general, the USMCA adopted the main provisions of NAFTA, including the NAFTA professions list and their qualifications. The following is a compilation of interpretive memos and letters that have been issued over the years clarifying NAFTA(USCMA), its provisions, and the professions list. 

How do I qualify for TN Visa status as an Architect?
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How do I qualify for TN Visa status as an Architect?

The profession of an Architect is one of the 63 listed professions under the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) that qualifies for TN Visa status to work in the United States. We discuss the profession of an Architect for TN Visa status under the USMCA and how to qualify here.

Does an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Technician) qualify for TN status?
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Does an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Technician) qualify for TN status?

One of the most often misclassified professions for TN visa purposes is an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. According to the US Department of Labor, an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer falls under the profession of an Aircraft Mechanic and Service technician. The question is, Does an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Technician) qualify for TN status?  We discuss the profession of an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Technician) for TN visa purposes and how it is classified here.

How do I get TN Visa status as an Animal Scientist?
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How do I get TN Visa status as an Animal Scientist?

The profession of Animal Scientist is listed under the USMCA(NAFTA) professions list as a profession that qualifies for TN visa status. If you are a Canadian or Mexican Citizen with an offer of employment from a US employer as an Animal Scientist, you might qualify to work and live in the US under TN Visa status. We discuss the profession of an Animal Scientist for TN Visa status under the USMCA and how to qualify here.