Legal 500 Names Scott Bettridge Among 2016 Leading Lawyers

July 8, 2016 – Press Releases

Scott E. Bettridge, a partner in the Immigration practice at Fox Rothschild LLP, was noted as a Leading Lawyer in Labor & Employment – Immigration by the renowned Legal 500 guide.

Legal 500 provides comprehensive, worldwide coverage on recommended law firms, lawyers, attorneys, advocates, solicitors and barristers. Now in its tenth year, the U.S. edition organizes each practice area into a single national ranking and highlights key individuals.

Bettridge was one of only 19 attorneys listed in the nationwide Labor & Employment – Immigration category, and the only Leading Lawyer listed who is based in Florida.

Bettridge represents both corporate and individual clients in U.S. immigration matters, with a focus on global workforce mobility issues such as due diligence considerations and risk management assessments for mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, downsizings and startups.

Bettridge’s corporate clients include major global organizations in the financial services, fashion, media, IT, energy, insurance, health care and industrial chemicals sectors, for whom he provides an array of immigration services, including nonimmigrant visas, permanent residence, labor certification, EB-5 issues and I-9 review and compliance. He also provides visa and citizenship assistance to professional athletes from major and minor league organizations.

Bettridge is an active member of the Investor Markets Committee of Invest In the USA (IIUSA) and a past member of the University of Miami Citizens Board.

Bettridge received his J.D. from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School in 1995 and his B.A. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 1992.