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U-Visa for a Victim of a Crime

Overview

A U-Visa is for victims of specific crimes who have suffered mentally or physically and have been helpful to law enforcement in the investigation or prosecution of qualifying criminal activities. The U Visa gives law enforcement greater ability to protect victims of crimes and prosecute perpetrators.

In addition, you may also include certain family members in your application for a U-Visa.

Eligibility

  • You are a victim of a qualifying criminal activity, such as abduction, fraud, sexual assault, etc.
  • You have suffered physically or mentally as a result of being a victim.
  • You have valuable information or have show to be of help in the investigation into the criminal activity.
  • The criminal activity took place in the United States or broke U.S. laws.
  • You are admissible to the United States

*You may be eligible to apply for a U-Visa through consular processing. Contact us to discuss.

Law Enforcement Certification

Pricing: $999.99

What’s included

  • An Immigration Attorney evaluation of your case.
  • Preparation of Request for Law Enforcement Certification of I-918 Supplement B.
  • Preparation of supporting documents.
  • Mailing case to law enforcement.
  • Following up with law enforcement up to four times over course of three months.

What’s not included

  • Attorney representation as attorney of record (G-28) before USCIS.
  • Guarantee of certification as law enforcement is not required to certify the case. Outcomes depend on your situation and cannot be guaranteed.

For most clients, this service covers this phase of the application process. But if something unexpected happens and your case requires additional work, you can talk to us about hiring us to help you.

U-visa Application Where Law Enforcement Certification Is Obtained

Pricing: $2499.99

What’s included

  • An Immigration Attorney evaluation of your case.
  • Preparation of Petition for U-Nonimmigrant Status.
  • Preparation of Application for Advance Permission to Enter as Nonimmigrant.
  • Preparation of Affidavit for U-Nonimmigrant Status Petition.
  • Preparation of supporting documents for USCIS.
  • Final review with Attorney of application forms with client.
  • Attorney signature on all application to indicate to the U.S. government that the forms where prepared by an attorney.
  • Mailing case to USCIS.

What’s not included

  • Attorney representation as attorney of record (G-28) before USCIS.
  • Additional work by the attorney, such as answering a Request for Evidence (RFE) where it was issued due to government error or client omission.
  • Attorney appearance at any USCIS interview(s).
  • Follow up on case status with USCIS.
  • Guarantee of approval by the U.S. government. Outcomes depend on your situation and cannot be guaranteed.

For most clients, this service covers this phase of the application process. But if something unexpected happens and your case requires additional work, you can talk to us about hiring us to help you.