TN Visa Denials and Refusals

Although both U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services have increased scrutiny on the adjudication of TN visa applications, we continue to see a high rate of approvals both by mail and at the border.  Due to the increased scrutiny being applied by adjudicating Officers, it is crucial that every detail… Read More

What should I include in my TN visa Application?

Applying for TN status in person in front of a CBP Officer can be a stressful process. It is my experience that the application process is much smoother and less stressful when the proper documents are presented in support of the application. CBP Officers know when they have a qualified well prepared TN applicant and… Read More

Designated TN visa Ports of Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has optimized the processing of TN visas for Canadian citizens applying under NAFTA. CBP has designated the following ports of entry for optimized processing of Canadian TN applications: Canada Locations Lester B. Pearson International Airport – Toronto, Ontario Hours: Daily from 4:30am to 11:00pm Trudeau International Airport – Dorval, Quebec Hours:… Read More

TN Status – By mail or at the border?

TN visa status is available to citizens of Canada and Mexico. In our practice we deal extensively with Canadian TN applications but also have experience helping Mexicans with the TN application process. With a properly prepared and presented application, TN status can be obtained rather quickly. TN status is also low cost when compared to other available… Read More