• U.S. Business Visas for the French Business Community: An Update from the American Embassy

    November 20 2014, 18:30 - 20:30
    Location: AmCham France - 77 rue de Miromesnil 75008, Paris


    Richard S. Goldstein

    Senior Partner, Law offices of Richard Goldstein, London and New York

    Vice-Chair, AmCham France Legal Affairs Working Committee



    6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    AmCham France – 77 Rue de Miromesnil, 75008 Paris

    Registration is now closed.



    6:30 PM – Introduction to Seminar and speakers – Richard S. Goldstein, Moderator

    6:40 PM – Word of welcome from the Embassy Counselar section – Donald Mattingley, Chief of the Non-Immigrant Visa Unit, American Embassy, Paris

    6:45 PM – General introduction to submission of non-immigrant business visa applications and explanation of adjudication procedures for various business visas. Also to be discussed will be the recent changes in non-immigrant visa adjudications – Donald Mattingley and possibly an additional Consular Officer to be confirmed.

    7:15 PM – Moderator’s comments and issues for discussion with Counsel Officers – Richard S. Goldstein

    8:15 PM – Closing comments by Richard S. Goldstein

    8:30 PM – Networking cocktail reception


    Those attending the Seminar are urged to carefully review the website of the American Embassy Paris ( ) to be updated on current practices and policies concerning visa application submissions and adjudication processes.