Monday to Friday: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Legalixa is an award-winning immigration law firm in Istanbul, Turkey with an exceptional success rate in almost every legal matter we have ever handled. Our US immigration lawyers are prepared to file a self sponsored Green Card.
Our immigration lawyers represent our clients from application until they get self sponsored Green Card. An English-speaking attorney will help you during this process. We have affiliated law firms in the USA and we will be able to support you while you are in the USA. You can track the status of an immigration application, petition, or request at USCIS website.
How to Apply for Self Sponsored Green Card?
There are mainly two types of applications for self sponsored green cards:
EB-1 Extraordinary Ability
This category includes persons with Extraordinary Ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics. The applicant must demonstrate extraordinary ability through sustained national or international acclaim.
Also, the applicant must meet at least 3 of the 10 criteria that the law requires, as well as evidence showing that the applicant will continue to work in the expertise upon approval of the green card application. No offer of employment or labor certification is required.
EB-2 National Interest Waiver (NIW)
Some applicants may be eligible for a National Interest Waiver (NIW) to request that the Labor Certification be waived because it is in the interest of the United States. The statute does not define the jobs that qualify for a national interest waiver, however, NIWs are usually granted to those who have contributed to their field significantly, and whose employment in the United States would greatly benefit the nation.
The most common examples are researchers and academicians. An applicant seeking a national interest waiver may self-petition, meaning he does not need an employer to sponsor him.
Legalixa Immigration Law Firm aids and advice regarding the best strategies for EB-1 Extraordinary Ability and EB-2 National Interest Waiver (NIW) applications. This area of immigration law is quite complex, the requirements and the documentation are pervasive and different for each visa type. We have very experienced in the green card self-sponsorship mechanisms, and we can guide you with our experience by making the best strategy available to you.
Reach us for Self Sponsored Green Card
Since its foundation in 1992, Legalixa Immigration Law Firm has been the choice of numerous clients in Istanbul, Turkey. Thanks to its nationally recognized Turkish immigration law practice, our firm is now one of the leading immigration law firms in Istanbul, Turkey.
You may reach our immigration lawyers in the US for a self sponsored Green Card by sending an email or through our Contact page.