TN Visa: The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) trade visa for Canadians and Mexicans

  • The Trade NAFTA (TN) visa category was developed as part of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to facilitate the entry of Mexicans and Canadian citizens to the United States for employment on a temporary basis.  Under this agreement, Canadian and Mexican citizens can be admitted to the United States in TN status in increments of up to 3 years.  Extensions of stay may also be granted in increments of up to 3 years.


    • The applicant must be a citizen of Canada or Mexico.
    • The applicant’s profession must be listed on the NAFTA list.
    • The applicant is to work in a prearranged full-time or part-time job for a U.S. employer.
    • The applicant possesses the qualifications of the profession.

    How we can help you:

    At the Law Office of Moona Shakil, an experienced senior attorney would help preparing the TN visa petition.  Our immigration attorney would consult with both the employers as well as the employees to discuss their options and responsibilities.  Our mission is to provide prompt, high quality legal services to benefit the lives of our clients. We handle almost all types of immigration visas, and our attorneys understand that communication is a key to success. You need confidence that your lawyer understands your problem and is working with you to achieve results. Call us to find out how we provide superior service to our clients.



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