H-4 Approval for Family of H-1B Visa Holder

H-4 Approval for Family of H-1B Visa Holder

Our employment-based immigration law firm recently obtained an H-4 extension of status approval. U.S. immigration laws allow the spouse and child of an H-1B visa holder to stay in the U.S. as long as he/she applies and obtains a valid H-4 dependent visa. Our entire employment-based immigration team is so happy for our client’s family who can now reside together in the United States.

If you are interested in learning more about the employment-based USA visa process in general, about the H visa category, or H-1B and H-4 visas in particular, read our explanation of the H-1B visa category or our article describing the H-4 visa category.

What is an H-4 visa?

The H-4 visa is granted to the spouses and children under the age of 21, of H visa holders. An H-4 visa allows dependent family member to accompany an H visa applicant to the United States. H visa holders whose dependent family members can apply for an H-4 visa include: H-1B, H-2A, H-2B, and H-3 visa holders.

If you:

  • Would like your own customized employment-based immigration USA strategy from our immigration attorney
  • Are a foreign professional or employer looking for the most suitable business visa USA option
  • Are interested in learning more about our employment-based immigration USA services
  • Are searching for an “immigration lawyer near me”


As an experienced law firm, Pandev Law has the knowledge and expertise to help brave you through your employment-based immigration journey.

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Adrian Pandev

As the principal attorney at Pandev Law, I have helped hundreds of foreign individuals and companies successfully navigate their journey to the United States. Previously, I served as Trial Attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice. Now, I represent foreign investors, founders, and high-net-worth-individuals in business, immigration, and wealth planning matters. I am an early proponent of blockchain technology and serve as strategic advisor to blockchain startups and cryptocurrency investors. Selected to the Super Lawyers New York Rising Starslist 2019-2021. Follow me on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Instagram.

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