Our Process

About the Immigration Law Model We Follow at Leaf, Ferreira, de Araujo, LLC

At Leaf, Ferreira, de Araujo, LLC, we execute a specific model when providing assistance to individuals of extraordinary ability. Our legal team has a thorough operational procedure that we use to represent clients globally. This process includes detailed and up-to-date research and strategies.

Because of our dedication to the individuals we represent, we make intentional commitments to:


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Our goal is to maintain positive interactions with each of our clients and to ensure adequate opportunities to discuss the process of each client’s case. Contact us today for assistance from our business immigration lawyers.

We Are Sensitive to Your Needs

Our firm understands the importance of your issue and the need for sensitivity. In this regard, we will strive to represent the merits of your case with excellence. We also understand that each client's case is unique and will require a specific approach. Learn more about the different types of petitions by reading about them below.

Available Petitions and Programs

Visa Waiver Program (VWP)

Certain non-immigrants are exempted from the visa requirement. These exempt parties include nationals of selected countries who are participating in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). This program permits the arrival of aliens who do not have a visa if they are citizens of certain designated countries, including:


Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The United Kingdom, and Uruguay,


They must also be visiting the United States in the B category as tourists and short-term business visitors.

Non-Immigrant Petitions

In order to petition for immigration as a non-immigrant worker, you will need to file form I-129. This form is for petitioners who are filing on behalf of an alien who wishes to come to the United States on a temporary basis to perform services or to receive training.


This petition may be appropriate for individuals who fall under the following categories: E, B, O, P, H, L, F

Immigrant Petitions

Permanent resident status allows foreign nationals the ability to live and work in the United States without time limitations. At Leaf, Ferreira, de Araujo, LLC, we concentrate our efforts on employment-based immigration for individuals of extraordinary ability and spherical interest to the government.


Individuals who are eligible for permanent resident status often fall into one of the following categories:

Managers and executives who are subject to international transfer to the United States
Outstanding professors and researchers with universities or private employers who have established research departments
Aliens of "extraordinary ability" in the sciences, arts, education, business, and athletics
Advanced-degree professionals
Individuals in the national interest
Professionals with bachelor's degrees and skilled workers

We encourage you to receive the legal assistance you need to effectively resolve this matter.

Call Leaf, Ferreira, de Araujo, LLC today.