Immigration Law


immigrationlaw1Do you need to apply for a visa, renew a visa or appeal an immigration-related decision? If so, Athina Balta Law Group can help you understand the process and accomplish all of your objectives.

About Immigration

Immigration laws exist to ensure that countries can sustain the people living within their borders. These laws restrict the number of people in a country by requiring those who wish to enter to apply for a legal document known as a visa. If you are found inside a country without the proper documentation, you may be removed and sent back to your country of residence.

The laws governing immigration are complicated, and the outcome of your situation can affect your life dramatically. For this reason, you need a qualified immigration lawyer on your side who can interpret the law as it applies to your case, explain all related procedures and help you make the best possible decisions moving forward.

Working with Athina Balta Law Group PLLC

Athina Balta Law Group PLLC has years of experience dealing with a variety of immigration-related cases.  The firm provides legal counsel regarding various types of temporary and permanent work visas, as well as strategies and guidance for appropriate filings with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service, the Department of Labor, and the State Department (dealing with its embassies and consulates abroad).


Services include but are not limited to:

  • Employment Authorization Documents (EAD)
  • Investor Visas (E Visas)
  • Professional Foreign Workers (H1-B Visas)
  • Individuals with Extraordinary Ability (O Visas)
  • Intra-Company Transferees (L Visas)
  • Foreign Trainee Workers and Exchange Visitors (J1-Visas)
  • Adjustment of Status
  • PERM Labor Certification for Employment Based Green Cards
  • I-9 and E-Verify Issues
  • Advance Parole and Re-Entry Permits
  • Immigration Appeals
  • Representation in Removal Proceedings

If you are seeking to work for a company in the United States or make an investment, or if you are an American employer who wants to hire foreign employees, we can help you understand the process and take appropriate steps to accomplish your professional objectives.

Contact us today to discuss your case or learn more about the services we offer.