The CLG fixed fee covers all legal services up to the approval of the TN petition, regardless of the attorney time spent. The following illustrates the typical legal services undertaken by CLG during the TN petition process.
Fact finding, identification of potential issues, advice regarding the employer’s options and explanation of the TN petition process and timeline.
USCIS Vermont Service Center Processing
Information and Document Collection
Online collection of the employer and employee’s information and the relevant documentation required for filing of the TN petition.
Information and Document Review
Review of the information and relevant supporting documentation provided by the employer and employee.
TN Petition Drafting
Drafting of the TN petition and assembly of documentation for the employer and employee’s final review and signatures.
TN Petition Filing
Filing (by courier) of the TN petition and documentation with the USCIS Vermont Service Center and acceptance of case receipt notices.
*Pursuant to the North American Free Agreement (NAFTA), Canadian citizens can file the TN application at a Class ‘A’ land port of entry or United States pre-clearance station at an airport in Canada.
Monitoring of the case progress using scheduled online status inquiries and automatic email updates provided by the USCIS Vermont Service Center to ensure expeditious processing.
Responding promptly to USCIS Vermont Service Center requests for evidence.
Status Update and Advice
Providing clients with real time updates of changes in case status as well as advice and response to client questions.
How to Retain CLG
If you are seriously considering the TN process, please schedule a free consultation with a CLG attorney. The consultation consists of fact finding, identification of potential issues, advice regarding options, explanation of the process and timeline and discussion of fees. You may also wish to read “Why CLG?”