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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 Department of Homeland Security published proposed rules to rescind the hard fought startup visa alternative – the International Entrepreneur Rule. Here is a link to the proposed rules. There are 30 days to comment. The date for the official publication is May 29th. Deadline for submitting comments will be June 28th 2018. If this[…]
USCIS message on removing the International Entrepreneur Rule: WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is proposing a rule to end a program that allows certain foreign entrepreneurs to be considered for parole to temporarily come to the United States to develop and build start-up businesses here, known as the International Entrepreneur Rule (IE[…]
On Friday, May 11th, USCIS released updated statistics of H4 EADs. It is anticipated that the rule allowing H4 visa holders applying for work permits will be rescinded in June. Here is a link to the USCIS data on the issue. Also, here is an article in which I saw the report. A snapshot[…]
Today, in another bad-policy-Friday (as I am calling it these day since bad news is handed down Friday afternoons mostly)- USCIS announced major policy changes to the way student visa status and unlawful presence will be determined starting August 9th. In other words, when someone becomes illegal in the US will be reinterpreted. Read[…]
The June 2018 Visa Bulletin was recently released. Most notably, the priority date for EB-5 China has advanced for the first time since January 2018. June 2018 For all countries except India, China, Philippines, and Mexico: F2A category priority date advances 7 days to 8 June 2016, F2B preference advances 38 days to a PD of[…]
Tahmina Talks Immigration with Founders of The Sanaya Set on Friday May 11th at 10am PST on Radio Punjab!
On my next show on Radio Punjab, I am delighted to announce that my guests will be Founders of The Sanaya Set– the latest subscription box for a cause creating a buzz. Tarul Tripathi and Sandy Mathews will join me live on air on Radio Punjab’s Seattle studio as well as live on Facebook on the[…]
I am thrilled to announce that my radio show Tahmina Talks Immigration will restart for a trial period on Radio Punjab on Friday, May 4th at 10am!! I am truly excited to be back on the air! You can catch the show live on the stations mentioned below. The show will broadcast simultaneously in 5[…]
Tahmina’s Article in Yes! Magazine- Admin to Collect Social Media Handles in Visa Application- Read & Share!
Readers, listeners and viewers, my latest article published in Yes! Magazine has great significance. This administration will collect all social media handles for visa applicants– visas for tourism, business, education, work or humanitarian reasons. 14 million people will be subject to these new rules! We need to be engaged in the process, comment on the[…]
It is with great delight that I announce that my archived shows of Tahmina Talks Immigration are now available on Apple Itunes-both on Android and IOS apps! I am truly excited about this as podcast listeners will be able to easily access them anytime, anywhere! Would love to hear from listeners and other podcast hosts![…]
It’s such an honor to learn today that Translate Day featured Tahmina as one of the ‘Top 40 Immigration Bloggers in 2018″! Delighted to be listed alongside some of the best immigration lawyers in the country. Thank you for the honor, Translate Day!