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Helping Athletes & Entertainers Obtain a P-1 Visa

Immigration Lawyer in Sarasota & North Fort Meyers

For more than 15 years, Anthony Olson, P.A. has helped individuals with internationally recognized talent to obtain the P-1 visa necessary to enter the United States. If you are an athlete who competes individually or with a team, or if you are an entertainer who performs with a group that has received worldwide recognition, our firm offers legal representation that can competently guide you through the immigration process.

Call our firm in Sarasota at (941) 877-6587‚Äč to set up an appointment.

At the law firm of Anthony Olson, P.A., we build personal relationships with our clients, and communicate with them through every step of the process. Our Sarasota immigration attorney is accessible to our clients and can help you in multiple languages.

This includes:

Evidence of International Recognition

Evidence of international recognition can be shown by presenting a signed agreement with a major athletic organization in the United States, or a contract in an individual sport.

In addition to this, a foreign individual must satisfy two of the following requirements:

  • They participated in a prior season with a major U.S. sports league or team
  • They participated with a U.S. team in an international competition
  • They have played a prior season for a U.S. college
  • Their team has been recognized in a statement from an official in a U.S. sports league
  • A member of the media or a recognized expert in the sport has made a statement that details the applicant’s international recognition
  • The individual or team is internationally ranked
  • The individual or team has received significant honors or awards in the sport

At Anthony Olson, P.A., we take pride in providing the Sarasota and North Fort Worth areas with comprehensive immigration services that produce results. If you want to learn more about our services, please do not hesitate to contact our firm with any questions you may have.

The first step in obtaining a P-1 visa starts with a call to an Anthony Olson, P.A immigration attorney at (941) 877-6587‚Äčtoday.