L Visa Services and Fees

L-1 A CLASSIFICATIONS

The fee schedule for L-1A classification (fees are payable by personal or corporate checks) is as follows:   

  Fee Type Amount
1. Legal fees:
(Payable to Our Office at the commencement of the case)
 
  Regular processing $3,400

 

For start-up companies or opening a new office in the USA

$4,200

 

2.

Filing fees: to USCIS ( personal or corporate checks, BOTH payable to "Department of Homeland Security.")

 

  Regular Processing    $1,385
  For small employers and nonprofits $695
  Premium Processing:    Additional $2,805 
3. Asylum Fee: to USCIS
 
 

 

For a company with 26 or more employees

$600

  For a company with 25 or less employees $300
  For non-profit companies $0

4.

Federal Express Expenses: approx.

$100

5. 

Fraud Prevention and Detection fee (personal or corporate check ) made payable to the "Department of Homeland Security.

This fee will be applicable to:
a) All initial L-1A petitions;
b) Transfers from one employer to another; and
c) Change of Status to L-1A

 

$500

Note 1: On Dec. 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law Public Law 114-113, which contains provisions to increase certain L-1 petition fees with immediate effect for cases postmarked on or after Dec. 18, 2015, and it will remain in effect through Sept. 30, 2027.  

These additional fees apply to petitioners who employ 50 or more employees in the United States with more than 50 percent of its employees in the United States in H-1B or L (including L-1A, L-1B) nonimmigrant status.  Petitioners meeting the following criteria must submit the additional fee of $4,500.00 with their L-1 petitions:

All initial L-1 petitions; or
Transfers from one employer to another

Note: For governmental Requests For Evidence (RFEs), we charge extra based upon the complexity of the issue(s).

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L-1B CLASSIFICATIONS

The fee schedule for L-1B classification (fees are payable by personal or corporate checks) is as follows: 

Note 1:  If the L-1B is likely to be complicated, we may charge higher amounts for legal fees.
Note 2:  We charge the same fees for new cases and extensions. 

AND

3.     IF YOU ARE A COMPANY WITH 50 OR MORE EMPLOYEES AND MORE THAN 50% OF YOUR EMPLOYEES ARE IN H-1 OR L-1/L-2 STATUS:
A CHECK FOR $4,500.00 (CORPORATE CHECK ONLY) MADE PAYABLE TO THE “Department Of Homeland Security.”  

  Fee Type Amount
1. Legal fees (for our Office), payable at the commencement of the case, ( Both by personal or corporate checks payable to "Department of Homeland Security")  

 

Regular Processing

$3,600

  For start-up companies or a new office in the USA $4,200
2.  Filing fees (to the USCIS, Form I-129) :    
  Regular Processing $1,385

 

For small employers and nonprofits

$695

  Premium Processing Additional $2,805
3. Asylum Fee: to USCIS
 
 
  For a company with 26 or more employees $600
  For a company with 25 or less employees $300

 

For non-profit companies

$0

4.

Fraud Prevention and Detection fee (personal or corporate check )
made payable to the "Department of Homeland Security.

$500

 

5.

  
Federal Express Expenses: approx.

$100

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Blanket L-1 CLASSIFICATIONS

The fee schedule for Blanket L-1 classification (fees are payable by personal or corporate checks) is as follows: 

1.

Legal fee (for our Office):  $2,400

$2400
2. Filing fee  (to the USCIS):   

 

Regular Processing

For small employers and nonprofits

$1,385

$695

3.

Fraud Prevention and Detection fee:  $500

$500

4.

Premium processing fee

Additonal $2,805 

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L-2 CLASSIFICATIONS

The fee schedule for L-2 classification (fees are payable by personal or corporate checks) is as follows: 

1. Legal fees (for our Office), payable at the commencement of the case:  

 

For an independent L-2

$800

  For L-2 application filed with an L-1 application $300

2.

Filing fees (to the USCIS, Form I-539):

$470

3.

Federal Express Expenses

$70

Please note:
If the case is likely to be complicated, we may charge higher amounts for legal fees.
For governmental Requests For Evidence (RFEs), we charge extra based upon the complexity of the issue(s).

 

Nonimmigrant Visas

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