If you or a family member is interested in living in the United States, you may need someone who can help you understand U.S. immigration laws and who can help you apply for legal status. This Video will help you decide if you need an immigration lawyer and what you need to know to about Visa Lawyers. Lawyers will tell you what to expect up front. They will warn you of the risks and possibilities that can reasonably be expected. It is a good idea to go with an Immigration Lawyer that is a Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).