telegrams. Advised applicants to complete J Visa Waiver Review Application DS
on the twoyear rule as required by section e of the Immigration and
Nationality Act INA based on the skills list requirement for J applicants. Advise
applicants both immigrant and nonimmigrant, if they are eligible for a waiver of their
refusal grounds like a c, misrepresentation of material facts on their
• Immigration Visas: Involved in the complete processing of all immigrant visa petitions
Immediate relative, Family preference, Employment, Adoption, and all other special
immigrant visa petition. Was key member of the team, which implemented several
important changes in the Immigration rules like the IMACT, Child Status Protection
Act CSPA. Closely worked with the member of consular staff on changes made in the
affidavit of support format to I, migration of filing the information packet and I
for review by the National Visa Center NVC paying the immigrant visa fee to NVC.
Processing K status for an alien spouse, a U.S. citizen petitioner, and “V” visa, Legal
permanent residents who filed a FA petition and as per the regulation.
Manage the incoming of all petitions from the National Visa Center; oversee the following
aspects of the daily operations:
Create and dispatch of the information packet to the applicants
Receive the DS part I, make sure all the clearance are initiated for police clearance
On receipt of confirmation DS formerly OF from applicant that all documents
are assembled and ready for process, report to visa office for a visa number.
On receipt of the visa, number once the case becomes current based on the priority date,
schedule appointment based on the Department computer system.
On the appointment date, advice junior officers, and other local staff on complex cases on
various subjects like marriage, employment eligibility based on the department of labor
and departmental guidelines.
As adoption application is very sensitive, it was independently handled by me. Dealt with
adoption cases from receipt of IA, I until the interview process. Conducted I
, consular investigation on adoption cases.
Was the lead person in confirming fraud in few major immigration cases, developed a
database of these cases from , which assisted the Department of State and the USCIS
to burst one of the major illegal immigration fraud from South India. Also was involved
investigating the adoption fraud in South India and assisted in suspending the adoption
agencies in Hyderabad.
• Consular Documents: Understand and are familiar with documents from South India like
the marriage certificate, divorce documents, birth certificates, adoption deed, guardianship
documents from the court, Degree certificates, Diplomas. Understand the documents
required by the Foreign Affairs Manual FAM, CFR, Appendix B/C/E for other places