Dedicated to immigration
Watson Immigration Law is a Seattle-based law firm with immigration attorneys practicing exclusively in the area of United States Immigration and Naturalization law. We can assist you with all investment visa matters, as well as all family-based and employment-based immigration matters.
Visa for Investors and Entrepreneurs
For those who do not have a US citizen family member or a US employer to sponsor them, The EB-5 Green Card program is an alternative solution to apply for legal permanent residence in the US.
We are passionate advocates for our clients, their businesses, and their families. We are equally passionate about immigration reform and bringing change.
Tahmina’s Radio Show on Desi 1250 am
Tahmina is the host of the talk show “Immigration with Tahmina Watson” on Desi 1250AM, a local radio station that airs in the Seattle Tacoma area to the South Asian community.
Tahmina’s Book: The Startup Visa
In her book, Tahmina Watson strips away the rhetoric and uses her remarkable skills as an immigration attorney to make a compelling argument for how and why U.S. immigration policy is working against our own best interest.
At Watson Immigration Law, we all strive to meet your needs in the most efficient and dedicated manner.
recent blog posts
The National Law Journal reported the below copied article. Venture Capital Advocates Sue Trump Over Delayed Foreign Entrepreneur Rule C. Ryan Barber, The National Law Journal September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments Andrew Pincus, of Mayer Brown, speaking during an event held at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce titled “CFPB’s Anti-Arbitration Rule: Analysis & Implications,” on[…]
USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Some Categories of Applicants Seeking H-1B Visas Release Date: Sept. 18, 2017 WASHINGTON — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) resumed premium processing today for all H-1B visa petitions subject to the Fiscal Year year (FY) 2018 cap. The FY 2018 cap has been set at 65,000 visas. Premium processing[…]
Tahmina Talks Immigration with Rita Meher, Executive Director- Tasveer on September 19th at 10am PST on Desi 1250am
I am delighted to announce that my guest next Tuesday will be Rita Meher, Executive Director of Tasveer! We will be live on air on Desi1250am as well as live on Facebook on the Facebook page of Tahmina Talks Immigration on Tuesday September 19th 2017 at 10am PST! Rita Meher’s vision and endeavors led to South[…]
The October 2017 Visa Bulletin was released this morning. Most notably, all EB1 priority dates returned to current as did EB2 priority dates for countries other than India and China. F4 returned for all countries other than China, India, the Philippines, and Mexico returned to its pre-retrogression priority while F4 India advanced beyond its pre-retrogression[…]
Given the news of DACA coming to an end, our show tomorrow will be dedicated to DACA news. Feel free to call in with your questions.
Copied from USCIS website: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals 2017 Announcement On Sept. 5, 2017, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) initiated the orderly phase out of the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DHS will provide a limited, six-month window during which it will consider certain requests for DACA and applications[…]
Copied from the DHS website: Memorandum on Rescission Of Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Release Date: September 5, 2017 MEMORANDUM FOR: James W. McCament Acting Director U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Thomas D. Homan Acting Director U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Kevin K. McAleenan Acting Commissioner U.S. Customs and Border Protection Joseph B. Maher[…]
A few moments ago, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in a prepared speech that the 2012 President Obama program called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) is rescinded with a 6 month delay. Watson Immigration Law is appalled at this cruel action taken against young adults who know nowhere but America as their home.[…]
Just a few moments ago, Politico broke the news that Trump has ended the DACA program with a 6 months delay. It is absolutely heartbreaking that 800,000 young people in the US and 18,000 people in Washington State will have their deferred status taken away in 6 months. Despite industry leaders from all corners of[…]
Tahmina Talks Immigration with Shiza Shahid, co-founder Malala Fund on Sept. 5th at 10am on Desi 1250am!
I am thrilled and honored to announce that my guest next Tuesday will be Shiza Shahid, Co-Founder of the Malala Fund! We will be live on air on Desi1250am on Tuesday September 5th 2017 at 10am PST! Shiza Shahid is an entrepreneur, investor, speaker and women’s rights advocate. She is passionate about leveraging philanthropy, venture capital,[…]