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L-1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa


General Information about the L-1 Visa: An L-1 Intracompany Transfer Work visa is available to individuals who work outside of the United States as managers, executives, or in other positions that require specialized knowledge. A change of status may be possible if the applicant is already in America. The individual can apply for an L-1 visa at any U.S. Embassy abroad without having to leave the country to change their status. It can be difficult and costly to complete and submit a request for an L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visa. The L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visa Application Guide simplifies the process and makes it easy to understand. This step-by-step guide will help you file your L1 Visa Application as efficiently and as quickly as possible.

  • Start Application Immediately
  • Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Apply Online or by Mail
  • Pricing and Fee Information Included
  • Checklist of Required Documents
  • Unlimited Online Support

What's included

What's included

  • L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visa Overview
  • L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visa Work Visa
  • L-1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa Benefits
  • L-1 Intracompany Work Visa Drawbacks
  • L-1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa Information
  • How to apply for an L-1 Intracompany Transfer Work Visa
  • Interview Information for L-1 Intracompany Transfer Visa
  • L-1 Work Visa Extension Information
  • How to fill out the L-1 Work Visa Application Forms

Additional Information

  • Information for large businesses on “Blanket L-1 Visa”.
  • How to Apply at a U.S. Consulate
  • How to change your status from L-1 to L-1 if already in the U.S.
  • How to get L-2 Visas to accompany relatives
  • List of Documents Required
  • Information about Filing Fees
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
  • List of all USCIS Offices in the Nation
  • Directory of U.S. Consulates and Embassies
  • How to get the most recent United States immigration forms
  • How to fill out the L-1 Work Visa Application Forms

L-1 Visa eligibility requirements:

The applicant must not be employed in the United States, and the transfer to the United States is to an affiliate, subsidiary, joint venture partner, or branch of the non-U.S. firm. There may be additional requirements. Before submitting your application, it is recommended that you review the information in our application manual.

L-1 Visa Additional Information:

L-1 Work Visas are not subject to quotas and can be issued quickly if the applicant meets the requirements. L-1 Visa holders’ spouses and children may also be allowed to visit the United States.a