O-1 Visas--Not as Difficult as You Would Think
O-1 visas are often overlooked by many qualified individuals. Fragomen Worldwide's Lisa Koenig discusses the potential benefits of this visa category for individuals including those who are at an early stage in their career.
Even if you don’t have an Emmy, Oscar, or Nobel Prize (and how many do?), your field of specialty may very well lend itself to consideration for an O-1 visa. The O-1 can be fast-tracked and approved in a manner of weeks, and is not subject to visa quotas, as are other commonly-used categories such as the H-1B. Read more.