L-1 Visa

The L-1 Visa allows foreign businesses to transfer executives and managers to U.S. affiliated company

Short processing time of 1-3 months

Ability to apply for a greencard for entire family

Investment can be in an industry unrelated to the business in the investor’s home country

Business must have a real and continuing presence in the U.S. and in-home country

1-year visa for new franchises with two 3-year extensions