Immigration Practice Matters
Handled the immigration programs for major international fashion houses involving designers, managers and professionals.
Advised a major institution on compliance with employer sanctions law, reviewed the I-9 forms and provided guidance to human resources staff on maintaining compliance.
Represented a teaching hospital in securing H-1B visas for all of its entering medical residents.
Secured treaty investor visas for key personnel of one of the world’s largest international fashion eyewear manufacturers and distributors.
Counseled a Dutch manufacturer on launch of a U.S. office and staffing it with key technical personnel.
Secured "outstanding professor or researcher" visas for accomplished researchers in private industry.
Assisted a foreign national in filing for removal of the conditions of his conditional permanent residency after divorcing his wife, a U.S. citizen.
Gained a waiver of J-1 two-year foreign residence requirement for a pediatric pulmonary specialist from Lebanon.
Represented a biomedical engineer on his application for a national interest waiver immigrant visa petition.
Assisted a multinational high-tech company in Program Electronic Review Management (PERM) labor certifications, Employment-Based First Preference Immigration (EB-1) for multinational executives or manager positions, H-1B and L representation.
Coordinated the centralized representation of U.S. immigration matters for the financial services, investment management and insurance divisions of one of the world’s largest diversified financial services organizations.
Managed corporate restructuring and consolidation issues for the immigration practice of a major health care and health insurance provider.
Represented a 26-year-old sheep herder from Darfur, western Sudan, in a nationally publicized case about his escape from genocide and refugee camps to secure asylum in the United States.
Represented an Israeli military officer in his permanent residency as creator of the internationally recognized "Peacemakers" game technology (simulating Arab-Israeli negotiations).