Immigration Law Services

Business Immigration

The Law Offices Stelmakh& Associates manage inbound, outbound and cross-border transactions for employers of all sizes. Our attorneys are well versed in various aspects of immigration within the broader context of employment and labor law, allowing us to offer clients comprehensive mobility solutions. The Law Offices ofStelmakh& Associates guides employers through the maze of regulations by providing advice about immigration policies and procedures.

The attorneys at The Law Offices of Stelmakh& Associates are experienced in matters such as:

  • Counseling employers on immigration laws and regulations, and the interplay between immigration laws and employment laws;
  • First-employment based preference immigrant petitions for multinational managers/executives, outstanding researchers and extraordinary ability aliens;
  • PERM Labor Certification;
  • Immigrant Petitions based on second and third employment based preferences;
  • Adjustment of Status and Consulate Visa Processing;
  • Reentry Permits, Advance Parole and Employment Authorization;
  • Intra-company Transferee L-1A and L-1B Individual and Blanket Petitions;
  • Professional Employee H-1B petitions and Labor Condition Application Compliance;
  • E-1 Treaty Trader and E-2 Treaty Investor Petitions and Consulate Registration;
  • O-1 Alien of Extraordinary Ability in the Sciences, Arts and Business Petitions;
  • J-1 Foreign Residence Requirement Waivers;
  • Professional Employee TN visa status under the North American Free Trade Agreement;
  • Temporary entry into Canada and Mexico under the North American Free Trade Agreement;
  • Foreign business visitor entry requirements outside the United States;
  • Form I-9 compliance, audits and policies; and
  • Counseling companies on the impact of mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate reorganizations on immigration matters

Family Immigration

At The Law Offices of Stelmakh& Associates we value families. We are here to help you achieve your goals of family reunification or family building by providing immigration legal services. Every year, thousands of legal immigrants in the United States apply for visas to have their fianc?e, spouse or other family member join them in America.

The difference between a successful family visa application and a denial is often determined by an immigration attorney?s skills and determination. We have seen first-hand how important it is for people to be successful when applying for a family visa. The application process can be frustrating and confusing, but our attorneys have a successful history of overcoming the obstacles that often lead to failure.

We assist clients in matters including:

  • Spousal Petitions, Family Petitions: Husbands and Wives may sponsor their spouse, Mothers and Fathers may sponsor their children and stepchildren, Fianc?(e) Visas;
  • Assistance with visitor visas: Obtain assistance with the consular process overseas; obtain extensions for business or pleasure; obtain a work visa in special situations;
  • Removal of Conditional Residence; Assist aliens who remain married to their sponsoring spouse; or are separated from their sponsoring spouse maintain their resident status in the U.S.;
  • Abused spouse cases: Assist aliens who have been physically or mentally abused by their U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident spouses. They are eligible to self-petition for residence; and
  • Issues related to divorce: Assist clients who have obtained legal status or would obtain legal status through their spouse and are currently separated or going through a divorce; assist in children?s issues

Immigration Litigation

Over years of immigration and naturalization practice, The Law Offices of Stelmakh& Associates has developed the ability to represent clients in highly complex immigration cases. Our passion about and commitment to immigration law, combined with the multiple talents of our lawyers, mean that each case is handled with great care.

The Law Offices ofStelmakh& Associates is dedicated to offering vigorous representation in immigration disputes, litigation and appeals related to:

  • Deportation and Removal
  • Asylum and Refugee status
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS) petitions
  • Criminal Alien Defense
  • Denial of green cards
  • Consular Processing Delays
  • Waivers for inadmissibility
  • Denial of visas
  • Naturalization and U.S. Citizenship Claims

Regional Centers and Developers

We provide business consulting solutions in the following areas:

  • Comparison of Regional Centers
  • Financial projections of projects
  • Assessment of business plan and exit strategy
  • Assessment of risk to business
  • Legal documentation services
  • Business plan writing
  • Business modeling
  • Regional Center due diligence
  • Investor relations
  • EB-5 project management
  • Form I-924 Application for Regional Center designation
  • Regional Center operational and business plan development
  • Regional Center international marketing strategies
  • Amendments to Regional Center designations
  • Regional Center licensing, sponsorship, and affiliation agreements