Assisting Investors In Seeking E-2 Visas

Foreign investors play a great role in bolstering the economies of the city of Chicago, the state of Illinois and the United States as a whole. In order to invest properly in a U.S. business, however, you must have proper lawful immigration status through an E-2 treaty investor visa.

Attorney Drew Elesh of Immigration Law Office in Chicago has substantial experience working with investors who need an E-2 visa to conduct business. With more than 20 years of legal experience, he will make sure your paperwork is handled correctly and efficiently so your project can move forward.

Who Qualifies As A Treaty Investor?

You must meet several criteria to be approved for an E-2 visa, including the following:

  • You must be seeking an E-2 visa for the sole purpose of your investment operation.
  • You must have at least 50 percent ownership or hold a management position in the enterprise you are investing in.
  • Your native country must have a treaty of commerce with the United States

In addition to these qualifications, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services will also consider the amount of capital you are investing. You must show that you are investing significant capital that is vulnerable to loss if the investment is not successful. You must also prove that the funds you are investing were obtained through legal means.

What We Can Do For You

We have helped numerous investors seek the E-2 visas they need to pursue enterprises in the U.S. We will assist you in filing a complete application in a timely manner. We can also seek visas on behalf of your family members or employees.

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To discuss obtaining an E-2 visa with our lawyer, please call our office at 773-877-3982 or contact us by email.