We help select corporate clients secure visas and protections for employees born outside of the United States. Our lead attorney has many years of experience with business-based immigration law, and gives personal attention to all our corporate clients.
Working with IINE’s legal team gives local companies the opportunity to receive quality legal services while also supporting IINE’s mission of helping new Americans succeed in New England. We currently see corporate clients at our Boston, Lowell, and Manchester NH, offices.
What we do
IINE provides a range of business immigration services, designed to help employers and beneficiaries successfully navigate the complex arena of immigration law.
Our corporate clients are both New England-based and internationally-based, with offices in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island, and include the fields of professional services, engineering, manufacturing, software development, and technology.
We provide services for a variety of business-based applications, including:
E-1 Treaty Trader/E-2 Treaty Investor
H-1B Specialty Occupation
L-1 Intracompany Transfer
O-1 Individuals with Extraordinary Ability or Achievement
P Athletes and Performers
R-1 Religious Worker
TN for Canadian and Mexican Professionals under NAFTA
National Interest Waiver
EB-4, Religious Workers
EB-5, Immigrant Investor
Meet Chiara St. Pierre
As the Senior Director, Immigration Legal Services of IINE’s growing Immigration Legal Services Program, Chiara St. Pierre oversees a team of attorneys and Department of Justice accredited representatives who provide both family and business immigration services. Under Chiara’s direction, IINE’s Legal Services Program provides immigration assistance to refugees, asylees, immigrants (including students, professionals, and entrepreneurs), and U.S. employers who hire foreign nationals.
Chiara has worked as an immigration attorney for more than a decade. She specializes in both business and family immigration and has successfully represented a diverse portfolio of clientele, including Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, students, professionals, musicians, athletes, and families and individuals of all economic strata. She has experience with all family-based filings, citizenship, and victim-centered filings such as VAWA and U visas. Chiara also has expertise in employment-based nonimmigrant petitions including E-2, E-3, H-1B, L-1, O-1, P-1, R-1, and TNs as well as employment-based immigrant petitions including EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, EB-5, and PERM.
She has years of experience interacting with the government agencies involved with U.S. immigration, including the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).
Chiara holds an undergraduate degree from Elon University and a law degree from the Florida Coastal School of Law, where she graduated with an Advanced Legal Writing Certificate and was recognized for her Pro Bono work.
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