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Houston Home to Many Skilled Immigrants

Houston, TX (Law Firm Newswire) August 1, 2011 - Houston is a city with many immigrants from diverse countries and cultures. The latest Census data shows that more than 1.27 million immigrants call Houston home. And more than 22 percent of them are highly skilled and at least have a bachelor’s degree. The Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program recently published “The Geography of Immigrant Skills: Educational Profiles of Metropolitan Areas” report. It noted that many of Houston’s immigrants over the age of 25 years old are highly skilled.

“Houston is a city with some of the finest universities, science and high tech jobs, and work opportunities,” said Houston immigration attorney Annie Banerjee. “You can tell that the diversity contributes to making the city a better place to live and work.”

Houston also scored high as one of the best places for young workers. In the American City Business Journals latest study, Houston ranked number two for job opportunities. Houston offers good employment growth and income, modest rents and lower unemployment when compared to 65 other U.S. cities.

Houston immigration lawyer Annie Banerjee helps many businesses in the city and statewide with their immigration needs. She has directly seen the benefit of attracting skilled talent for many of the area’s Fortune 500 companies, oil and biotech companies, multinational manufacturing companies, IT Companies, and small businesses. The Law Offices of Annie Banerjee offers legal guidance on visas, naturalization, and working in the U.S. Banerjee is active in her profession, with memberships in the State Bar of Texas, American Immigration Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, and the Indian Chamber of Commerce in Greater Houston.

The Law Offices of Annie Banerjee counsels biotech, IT, oil and gas, and multinational manufacturing companies throughout Houston and Texas. Houston immigration lawyer Annie Banerjee also helps small businesses and assists family members of H-1B applicants, too. Her expertise will help expedite the application, so the best chances for approval before the H-1B cap is reached can be met. To learn more, visit http://www.visatous.com.

Law Offices of Annie Banerjee
131 Brooks Street Suite #300
Sugar Land, Texas 77478
Phone: (281) 242-9139

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