EB-1 Extraordinary Ability Status for a Nigerian Client
Client: A Senior Policy Maker of a Key Economic Institution in Nigeria
Client’s Nationality: Nigerian
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Case Type: EB-1 Petition for Aliens with Extraordinary Ability in Arts, Science, Business or Athletics
BACKGROUND: Our client is an internationally recognized and respected academician. He is also a well published author, and an experienced expert in macroeconomics. He was the chief economist and policy maker of a key economic institutions, when he retained us to file an extraordinary ability petition under EB-1 category on his behalf. Because of his extraordinary backgrounds and talents, he sponsored himself, unlike outstanding researchers who need sponsorship from employers.
Date of Application: April 28, 2010
Date of Approval: May 6, 2010
WE HELPED OUR CLIENT PROVE that he met ALL criteria to demonstrate extraordinary ability in— macroeconomic research. His authorship was extensive and his papers were frequently cited. In addition, he also wrote major chapters in textbooks. Decades of experience as a senior officer in government also proved him to be a seasoned practitioner able to craft fundamental economic policies.
EIGHT DAYS LATER, THE CASE WAS APPROVED. As a result, our client, with his family, now lives in the U.S., and still pursues his passion, institutional consulting.