Are you a founder considering your immigration options and what life in Silicon Valley might be like? Founder Sophie Alcorn recently discussed immigration options for international startup founders on the Fundraising Radio podcast with host Konstantin Dubovitskiy.
The podcast dives into an overview of the visas and green cards available to international startup founders and specifically discusses the O-1A visa in depth. Sophie also explains the typical route that international entrepreneurs take to create their startup in the U.S.
Fundraising Radio, a weekly online podcast, focuses on the fundraising process for entrepreneurs and startup founders.
More About Sophie
A Certified Specialist recognized by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, Sophie has practiced immigration law since 2008. In 2019, TechCrunch named Sophie a legal expert and contributor on immigration matters.
Martindale-Hubbell recently awarded both Sophie and Alcorn Immigration Law its highest AV Rating for excellence in legal knowledge, communication skills, and ethical standards.
Global publications, including The New York Times, the Financial Times, and The Guardian, have quoted her on immigration matters. She writes regularly for TechCrunch.
Sophie’s engaging speaking style and ability to clearly explain immigration law has established her as a highly sought-after speaker. She has spoken about immigration at many conferences and events, including at TC Disrupt SF, TC Disrupt Berlin, Stanford University, Draper University, and the Bar Association of San Francisco. Contact us if you’d like to hear Sophie speak on the latest immigration news and strategies.
More About Alcorn
Founded in 2015, Alcorn Immigration Law is the fastest-growing immigration law firm in Silicon Valley. Global Law Experts named Alcorn Immigration Law the “Law Firm of the Year in California for Entrepreneur Immigration Services” last year. Last month, the Women’s Business Enterprise-West awarded Alcorn its “Excellence in Growth Award” as one of the fastest-growing certified women-owned companies in the Pacific Region.
The Alcorn Immigration Law team knows immigration yields innovation. We can find creative strategies to help you, your family or your employees come to or remain in the U.S. Reach out to us for a consultation.