Immigration Lawyers provide advice and guidance on matters such as visa applications, green cards, citizenship and naturalization, deportation issues, and employment for non-citizens.
Mentors from the field
Learn about the field . What day to day work would look like . Growth opportunity & prospects . Interview preparation . Transition advise . Networking
Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.
Career prospects & criteria
Understand the prospects within the career & the education & other skills you need to make it.
Juris Doctor degree
What you need to get started
Experience at a law firm or specific knowledge of a related field is helpful
Internships with law firms or with relevant government agencies that specialize in immigration issues can boost up the chances of getting a good job
employment-based immigrant visas
assisting foreign companies to establish themselves legally on American soil
obtaining a resident permit also known as a green card
filing for political asylum or refugee status