Extraordinary Ability, Outstanding Research or National Interest Contributions

Attorney’s fees – I-140 Petition

Prior to preparation of representations to government


5 further monthly installments

$675 x 5



Attorney’s Fees: Adjustment of Status application (includes spouse and children)

Prior to preparation of I-485 application (incl. Employment Authorization and Advance Parole)


Prior to submission of I-485 application


Additional family members

$375 per member (if applicable)

Annual renewals of employment & travel authorizations

$150 (if applicable)

Attorney’s Fees - Interview (if needed)

Interview instruction and preparation

Included in above fees

Interview attendance by attorney

$675 for Boston

Additional charges for other locations depending on travel time

Government Filing Fees

I-140 Petition to USCIS


Premium processing fee (15 days)

$1,225 (optional)

I-485 Package Applications to USCIS, if in US

$1,225 per member of family

$750 (minor under the age of 14/derivative)

Other expenses

Estimated delivery and copy expenses


Please feel free to ask about possible expenses in your case.

Fees for annual renewals and future filings are subject to change because government processing times for certain types of cases can potentially take years. Thank you.