04 Apr H-1B Extension Petition Approved for Laboratory Assistant
Our firm represented a preeminent medical research institution that sponsored an individual for H-1B status as a laboratory assistant conducting medical research. The position had previously been approved by USCIS and we filed a 3 year extension petition. The position was a specialty occupation requiring a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in Biomedical Sciences or a related field. The duties of hte position involved testing cancer drugs and developing and validating cancer prevention and treatment approaches for clinical trials. The petition was approved by USCIS.