TN Visa Lawyers in Austin

Are you a Canadian citizen who would like to work in Austin? Like almost all foreign nationals, you’ll need a United States work visa to work in Austin or any other United States city. If you are a Canadian citizen, you have the added bonus of being eligible to apply for a TN Visa, which is a quick or “fast-tracked” way to work in the United States. However, that does not mean it is easy to obtain a TN Visa and there are several strict requirements you must meet before you apply.

Work in Austin as a Canadian citizen with a TN Visa

Before you can work in the United States, you must have your TN visa application approved. The requirements for the visa are strict, so make sure you have all of the necessary documents ready to avoid a mistake.

1. Do you have proof of your Canadian citizenship? This could be a birth certificate or a passport.

2. Do you have proof that your job is on the NAFTA list, under Chapter 15 Schedule 2? It needs to be listed here for you to be qualified for a TN visa. These occupations typically include highly-educated professional occupations like lawyers, doctors or engineers.

3. Do you have proof that you are qualified for the job? You must be able to demonstrate evidence of any applicable degrees, diplomas, certificates or licenses depending on the occupation.

4. If your job offer letter formatted properly? There is a specific way to format a job offer letter for a TN visa and it must include all of the required information for your application.

TN visa lawyers serving Austin and surrounding areas

Our award-winning law firm has helped process many TN visa applications. If you want to work in the United States on a TN Visa, let us assess your case. You may or may not be eligible for one depending on a number of different factors. However, we will be able to help you determine whether you are eligible and how you can make sure that your application has the best chance of success. If you are not eligible for a TN visa or are a foreign national of a country other than Canada, we can discuss any other types of United States work visas you’re eligible for. Call us at the number on the top of this page!

Any information provided here does not constitute legal advice and is intended for general information only. Should you require legal advise, you are encouraged to contact a lawyer directly. All blog postings are public and are not subject to solicitor/client confidentially. Case results depend on a variety of factors unique to each case, and case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any further case undertaken by the lawyer.



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