Sophie Alcorn is a top 10 California immigration attorney, entrepreneur, and thought leader. She founded Alcorn Immigration Law, lauded the Top Immigration Law Firm For Startups In California. Sophie authors TechCrunch’s advice column “Dear Sophie”, serves on AILA’s Innovation & Technology Committee, and hosts the podcast Immigration Law for Tech Startups. Her mission is to help people harness their strengths, follow their hearts, find direction in their goals, and live their dreams in the U.S.
Areas of Expertise
Visas and Green CardsSophie supports tech startups, international talent, and their families obtain and transfer all types of employment-based visas and green cards, including H-1B, J-1, O-1, L-1, TN, EB-2 NIW, EB-1A, and E-3 visas. Her team takes pride in finding creative solutions to support talented individuals to live, work, and prosper in the U.S. She is proud to be at the forefront - drafting important immigration legislation and actively filing International Entrepreneur Parole cases.
Managing Founder Immigration ChallengesSophie is experienced with the challenging and changing rules that face immigrant founders, and can help them navigate their unique visa and green card processes with the proven Alcorn Method, which has boasted an approval rate of over 98%.
Family-based ImmigrationBeyond employment immigration law, Sophie’s team of experts can help U.S. citizens and permanent residents sponsor their loved ones to legally live and work in the U.S.