Stephen H. Davisí most valuable services are the analysis of your case, determining an effective strategy and then executing this strategy for success. Mr. Davisí 30+ years of full-time immigration law experience and his high level of legal reasoning allow him to expertly implement the best course of action for his clients. The primary benefit to Mr. Davis' clients is his ability to solve complex legal problems.

Types of Cases :

Mr. Davis' firm handles processing petitions with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for a change of status in the United States and also processing with the U.S. Department of State at U.S. Embassies and American Consulates for the following types of cases:

  • Nonimmigrant Employment Visas or Status (temporary)
    1. Treaty Investor - E-2
    2. Intra-Company Transfers - L-1A (Executives/Managers); L-1B (Specialists)
    3. Temporary (Professional) Worker - H-1B
    4. Temporary (Skilled) Worker - H-2B
    5. Students - F-1
    6. Visitors - B-1 (business); B-2 (tourists)

  • Immigrant Employment Based (EB) Visas or Status (permanent) Preference categories
    1st. persons of extraordinary ability in arts, science, education, athletics multinational executives/managers (from L-1A to permanent)
    2nd. persons with masters degree or of exceptional ability; job requires degree and 5 years experience
    3rd. professional positions requiring a bachelor's degree or equivalent in combination of education training and experience; skilled workers requiring at least 2 years experience
    5th. investment of $1,000,000 with 10 U.S. workers or $500,000 in USCIS designated regional projects and no worker requirement (EB-5)

  • Labor Certification
    PERM processing with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is a pre-requisite for the 2nd and 3rd preference cases

  • I-9 Compliance and Audit
We also handle processing for the nonimmigrant and immigrant visas for all of the above with the U.S. Department of State (DOS), National Visa Center (NVC), U.S. Embassy and American Consulate General (AmCon) and foreign service posts world-wide

Family Based

  • Immediate Relatives of U.S. Citizens (USC)
    Spouse; Minor Sons and Daughters; Parent of adult child

  • Preference categories
    1st. single adult children of USC
    2nd. single minor children of lawful permanent resident (LPR)
    3rd. married children of USC
    4th. brothers and sisters of USC

  • Naturalization and complex derivative citizenship

  • Miscellaneous processing
    Processing change of status from B-2 visitor to other status such as F-1 student
    Applications for Extensions are handled as separate matters
    Change of Address notification
    Replace lost or missing green cards
    Re-entry permits for Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) and other travel documents
    Employment Authorization Documents (EAD), i.e. cards

Additional Services Available

Mr. Davis is a member of an elite group of experienced legal specialists known as the First Coast Lawyers Forum specializing in many different areas of law. Although Mr. Davis does not practice in these areas, he can associate other specialists as needed. This includes legal matters pertaining to areas of law including: business, patent and trademarks, intellectual properties, franchises, environmental, employment-labor, taxes, probate, business, labor/employment, marital/family, adoption, criminal law, trials, personal injury, commercial real estate, residential property, land use, information technology.

Foreign Languages Spoken

Members of Mr. Davis' staff are fluent in Spanish and Tagalog


Our firm accepts credit cards such as Visa, Master Card, American Express. Payment plan options with monthly installments are available depending on the client's financial abilities. The flat fee non-refundable retainer amount is due prior to Mr. Davis starting work on the client's matter. The amounts paid in advance of services are in consideration of Mr. Davis' agreement to accept employment.

Address :
Metro South Executive Park

6260-A Dupont Station Court
Jacksonville, Florida 32217 USA

Phone :
(904) 448-8500 (Jacksonville)
(866) 448-1269 (U.S. Toll Free)

Fax : (904) 448-6308
E-mail :