An Overview of the H-1B Visa Process

The H-1B visa is specifically for foreign workers in specialty occupations such as software engineers, lawyers, accountants, UX designers. It’s for people who have a bachelor’s degree in a job-related field or an equivalent amount of work experience.  Because the demand has far exceeded the supply, a lottery process has been put into place over…

The Alcorn Mission and Core Values

At Alcorn Immigration Law, we’re committed to solving immigration issues faced by individuals and businesses within the tech industry. We’re currently certified as an official woman-owned business and have received an AV rating. We are a recipient of the Entrepreneur Immigration Services Law Firm of the Year Award and the Excellence in Growth Award for…

002: 2020 H-1B Lottery Update

If you’re an employer looking to employ foreign workers in a specialized field such as tech, they need to apply for an H-1B visa. However, the government sets a limited number of H-1Bs granted each year through a lottery process.       Over the last few years, about 200,000 H-1B petitions have been filed…