Immigration Considerations for Startups: Visa Options for Entrepreneurs and Investors in Emerging Companies

By Ali Brodie

Immigrant entrepreneurs, immigrant investors and immigrant-founded companies have always been at the core of the American economy — contributing intellectual property and innovation leading to significant socioeconomic advancements within the United States. The below chart provides an overview of the nonimmigrant and immigrant visa options available to immigrant investors, entrepreneurs and foreign companies looking to enter the U.S. marketplace. 

The business immigration attorneys at Fox Rothschild are happy to offer an immigration strategy consultation regarding the various nonimmigrant and immigrant visas available to startups, entrepreneurs and investors; often, the visa applicant may be eligible for more than one of the categories below and it is important to strategize the best solution. We offer creative fee structures including both flat fee and hourly. To view or download a PDF of this article, click on the image to the right.

Contact Ali Brodie, Partner and Co-Chair of the national Immigration Practice Group at 303.446.3846 or [email protected], to schedule a free, brief initial immigration consultation call.

National Emerging Companies & Venture Capital Practice Chair Elizabeth Sigety can be reached at [email protected] or 215.918.3554.