AC21: Nonimmigrant Visa Overview, Part I

AC21: Nonimmigrant Visa Overview, Part I

Release Date: 6/9/2021
Format Length CLE Eligible
MP4 60 min. Yes

This two-part series gives new practitioners an overview of the nonimmigrant visa categories. Panelists on Part I cover the main employment-based nonimmigrant visa categories, and will address when each is appropriate for clients. The information in this panel is intended to serve as a basis for a more detailed analysis of these visas offered in other sessions.


  • E-1 and E-2: Treaty Traders and Investors
  • H-1B, H-1B1, H-3, and E-3: Temporary Workers
  • H-2A and H-2B: Seasonal Workers
  • I: Foreign Media
  • TN: Canadian and Mexican Professionals
  • L-1A and L-1B: Intracompany Transferees
  • O: Extraordinary Individuals
  • P: Athletes, Artists, and Entertainers


CLE credit is available in most jurisdictions for this conference recording. To receive CLE credit, attorneys must record sessions attended and the CLE codes provided via webCLE. Instructions on how to record your CLE credits are included in your written materials.

The OnDemand Recording format does not qualify for CLE credit in the following jurisdictions: AR, MO, PR, and TN.

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