The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that four additional countries (Austria, Italy, Panama and Thailand) are now eligible to participate in the H-2A and H-2B visa programs. Under these visa programs, American employers may bring foreign nationals to the United States for temporary work in both agricultural and specialty nonagricultural fields. There are now 63 countries eligible for participation in the H-2A and H-2B visa programs, including Mexico, the Philippines, Ireland, Ukraine and Haiti.
If you are qualified to work in the United States as an agricultural worker or in a specialty field, you may be eligible for a H-2A or H-2B visa. The experienced Philadelphia immigration lawyers at Surin & Griffin, P.C. can assist you in determining your eligibility for these types of visas. Our law offices are conveniently located in Center City, Philadelphia. Call the Philadelphia immigration law firm of Surin & Griffin, P.C. at (215) 925-4435 or contact us online to schedule a consultation.