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Employment Related Immigration Petitions

(288 reviews)

Produced on December 20, 2016

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$ 59 Immigration and Labor & Employment In Stock

Course Information

Time 60 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

Course Description

There are many ways to acquire entry and permanent residency in the United States. One basis is that of employment. Depending on your goal, you may be granted a visa to work in the U.S. or you may be granted legal permanent residence to remain in the U.S. if sponsored by your employer.  

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Learn the different kinds of employment based visas, forms and requirements
  2. Understand non-immigrant visas such as CW01, B-1, G-1-G5, HI-1B, H-2L
  3. Understand immigrant visas such as EB1-EB5, SD, SR, SI, SQ
  4. Articulate different visa caps and the impact on your petition
  5. Learn how to gain Department of Labor approval and Labor Certification


Tahanie Aboushi

The Aboushi Law Firm

Tahanie attended Syracuse University School of Law. Following her first year, she clerked for the Honorable Milton A. Tingling, of the New York State Supreme Court, New York County.

Tahanie served as a student attorney in the Criminal Defense Clinic where she successfully represented all her clients resulting in dismissal of all charges. She also clerked for the Kings County District Attorney's Office where she assisted in trial preparation. Tahanie was elected Intercollegiate Competition Director for the Moot Court Honor Society and was law clerk for the United States Attorney's Office of the Northern District of New York specializing in Civil Forfeitures and Drug Crimes.

Upon graduating law school, Tahanie joined the firm, Adams, Sampson & Associates, LLC. as an associate and handled matters in the area of Family law, Criminal Law, Immigration and Foreclosure Defense. Tahanie is now of counsel to that firm and is the Founding Partner of The Aboushi Law Firm.

Tahanie is Admitted to practice in New York State, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Member: New York City Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, National Association of Trial Lawyers and New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of practice: Immigration, Family Law, Wills, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant, Foreclosure, Criminal Law, Commercial, Federal and Civil Litigation. 

Tahanie can be reached at 212.300.2113 or at



June C.


Gevork A.

good class

Jen T.

Great information - exactly what I was looking for in a primer re: employment based immigration. Would recommend that this attorney also record a class for Employment Based immigration for the General Counsel. Thank you again - very informative.

Jaime B F.

Great program and well presented!

Charleen J.

Good speaker

T. J. D.

Tahanie Aboushi is outstanding--clear, cogent, concise, complete. Stimulating presentation!

Marie Q.

Very informative and taught in a manner that was easy to follow.

Celiann B.

Good program.


Another important Immigration law CLE the general and focused practitioner will find helpful.

Julie A. B.

This gifted speaker knows (and clearly loves) her craft. A great personality makes this program very watchable and allows the material to sing. She shares the valuable insights of a truly experienced practitioner that will marinate over time with immigration attorneys.

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