Miller Mayer immigration attorney Kristal Ozmun recently received an approval for an I-140 petition in the EB-1A extraordinary ability green card preference category. Our client is a gastroenterologist from Pakistan. In our strong filing, we demonstrated that our client has made original scientific contributions of major significance to the field, has participated as a judge of the work of others in the field, has authored scholarly articles and publications, has judged the works of others in the field, and has served in critical roles for distinguished organizations, among other criteria. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services approved the petition in just 35 days for our client without a request for additional evidence.

Our expertise in immigration law helped win this approval in a visa category with a very high standard of evidence. Miller Mayer attorney Stephen Yale-Loehr has also written about the EB-1A immigrant visa category, explaining the requirements and trends. The article is at

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