Elizabeth Rogers


Elizabeth Rogers is an attorney located in Warrenton, Virginia. She has focused much of her practice on immigration law, specifically business immigration. Her practice experience ranges from managing employee immigration matters in-house to serving many different clients and their employees in a law firm setting. Elizabeth earned her B.A. in English at Tulane University and her J.D. from Tulane University Law School, where she served as a Managing Editor of the Tulane Maritime Law Journal.

Elizabeth is also passionate about writing, literature, and cooking. Her hobby blog dinnerandanovel.com chronicles these passions by pairing a novel with a corresponding dish that matches its essence.

Articles By Elizabeth Rogers

How to Get a Copy of Your Immigration File (FOIA Requests)
One of the most perplexing aspects of the U.S. immigration system is the murky nature of what information the government has (or does not have) about an applicant or petitioner.
Can Temporary (Nonimmigrant) Workers Qualify for Unemployment Benefits?
Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, issues with foreign workers (such as H-1B or L-1 visa holders) being laid off are increasingly common.
Application Process for a B-1 or B-2 Visitor Visa
Instructions for visitors who wish to come to U.S. for business or pleasure.
How Checking Citizen or National on Form I-9 Can Ruin Your Chance for a Green Card
If you have ever taken a salaried job in the U.S., you probably filled out a  Form I-9.
How Taking an Approved Leave Affects Your H-1B Employment
Need a break from your H-1B job? Here's how to maintain your status in the meantime.
Made a Mistake on Form DS-160—How Do I Fix It After It's Submitted?
What to do if you're applying for a visa to the U.S., have completed your State Department Form DS-160 online, but realize it contains an error.
What Employers Should Do After E-Verify Issues a Tentative Nonconfirmation for an Employee
A TNC is not a final judgment on an employee -- but you will likely need to take further action.
How to Recognize and Report Cases of H-1B Fraud or Abuse by Employer
Whether you’re an H-1B worker or a U.S. worker in a workplace that also hires H-1Bs, you’ll want to understand the various ways employers can illegally take advantage of the H-1B system.
What Are Dual Intent Visas?
Don’t get into a situation where the visa you choose makes later applying for a U.S. green card difficult, because it allowed only "single intent."
How H-4 Visa Holder Can Apply for a Work Permit (EAD)
Not every H-4 spouse is eligible for an EAD. Learn whether you are, and how to prepare and submit your application.