Free Evaluation

January 2009




January 2009
Employment-Based

All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed

China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st Current Current Current Current Current
2nd Current July 8th 2004 July 1st 2003 Current Current
3rd May 1st 2005 June 1st 2002 October 15th 2001 November 15th 2002 May 1st 2005
Other Workers March 15th 2003 March 15th 2003 March 15th 2003 March 15th 2003 March 15th 2003
4th Current Current Current Current Current
Certain Religious Workers Current Current Current Current Current
5th Current Current Current Current Current
Targeted Employ-ment Areas/ Regional Centers Current Current Current Current Current

First: Priority Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required for fourth and fifth preferences.

Second: Members of the Professions Holding Advanced Degrees or Persons of Exceptional Ability: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required by first preference.

Third: Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Other Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide level, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences, not more than 10,000 of which to "*Other Workers".

Fourth: Certain Special Immigrants: 7.1% of the worldwide level.

Fifth: Employment Creation: 7.1% of the worldwide level, not less than 3,000 of which reserved for investors in a targeted rural or high-unemployment area, and 3,000 set aside for investors in regional centers by Sec. 610 of Pub. L. 102-395.

Family-Based All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st
June 15th 2002
June 15th 2002
June 15th 2002
October 1st 1992
July 15th 1993
2A
May 15th 2004
May 15th 2004
May 15th 2004
August 15th 2001
May 15th 2004
2B
March 22nd 2000
March 22nd 2000
March 22nd 2000
May 1st 1992
September 1st 1997
3rd
August 1st 2000
August 1st 2000
August 1st 2000
October 1st 1992
May 22nd 1991
4th
February 8th 1998
August 22nd 1997
November 1st 1997
March 8th 1995
May 1st 1986

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents

A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents

B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents

Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens