L-1A Executive or Managerial Staff | Intra-company Visa Laywer in Manila

An L-1A Visa is given to qualified executives and managers of a foreign office, who the U.S. employer wishes to transfer to an office in the United States. This visa is also applicable to executives and managers who are assigned to come to the United States to establish an affiliate of a current foreign employer.

Executives direct a major function in managing an organization. They establish goals and policies, make decisions, and are generally supervised and directed by higher levels of executives or boards of directors.

Managers are those who primarily manage the components, department, or the whole organization. They supervise and control the work of other professionals within the company and have the authority to make hiring and firing recommendations.