Sports and Extraordinary Ability

Immigrants who can demonstrate that they have exceptional accomplishments in the Arts, Sciences, Athletics, Business or Education may be eligible for extraordinary ability visas and green cards.  Due to the extensive and confusing requirements for extraordinary ability immigration, it is essential to have an experienced and knowledgeable attorney on your side.

Ksenia Maiorova, also known as The Sports Visa Lawyer™ is an award-winning immigration attorney, who is internationally-recognized as a thought leader in the field of sports immigration. She is a frequent presenter at national conferences on O-1 visas, P-1 visas, and EB-1A green cards, as well as a published author on these topics. She is the founder of the nation's first annual Sports Immigration Law Conference and professional association for sports visa lawyers.  The Sports Visa Lawyer™  personally develops the strategy and takes the lead on every Sports/Extraordinary Ability case that we handle.

Our Extraordinary Ability Clients

Over the years, we have helped a variety of gifted and exceptional individuals obtain visas and green cards to the United States. Our clients range from Olympic sprinters, to world-famous marathoners, to authors of popular fiction. Since the inception of our firm, 100% of our extraordinary ability cases that originated with our firm were approved.

Special focus on Track & Field

Ksenia Maiorova has been a Track & Field fan since attending college and becoming friends with American sprint legends Deedee Trotter (2 time Olympian) and Justin Gatlin (world champion, 3 time Olympian), and she focuses a substantial portion of her practice on obtaining sports visas and green cards for Track & Field athletes who train and compete in the US. The Sports Visa Lawyer creates sports visa solutions that allow you to remain focused on what is most important – your performance in the “oval office” and winning medals.

Tremaine Harris, Olypian
Tremaine HarrisOlympic sprinter, Canada
I've never seen anyone work harder...Top notch professionalism...I've already recommended her to many other athletes.
Dennis Mitchell - Olympian and coach for World Champion Justin Gatlin
Dennis MitchellOlympian and Coach to Justin Gatlin
The Sports Visa Lawyer as helped several of our athletes so they could focus on training while she handled their green card and visa services. Thank you!
Aaron Brown sprinter - The Sports Visa Lawyer client
Aaron BrownOlympic Bronze Medalist
Extremely helpful and professional and even went the extra mile during a time of crisis for my sports green card! Worth every penny!

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