K-1 Fiancee and K-3 Spouse Visas
Actually a immigrant visa for fiancées and spouses of U.S. citizens
when U.S. citizen in U.S. and fiancée or spouse outside U.S.
L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visas
Available to executives, managers and specialized knowledge employees,
transferred to the employer's U.S. related company. Executives and managers in L-1 status may be eligible for permanent residency
without the need for a labor certification.
O-1 Extraordinary Ability Worker Visas
Visa for foreign nationals with extraordinary ability. This includes
athletes, scientists, entertainers. Visa up to three years with "extensions" in one year increments.
P-1 Artists and Athletes Visas
Special visa for athletes, artists, entertainers and entertaining
R-1 Religious Worker Visas
Visas for religious workers who are being transferred to the U.S.
by a related recognized inter-national church.
TN STATUS UNDER NAFTA
This is a special category, set up for certain professional workers
from Mexico and Canada under the North American Free Trade Agreement. These visas are issued for one year and can be renewed
in one year. increments.