Immigration

Our immigration practice extends to nearly every facet of how to lawfully enter, live, work, study, and invest in the United States.  We draw on the firm’s experience in areas such as employment law, export control, criminal defense, corporate transactions, and taxation to provide our clients with advice on a wide variety of both traditional and multidisciplinary immigration matters, including:

  • Strategies for transferring managers and executives to the United States from foreign offices
  • Obtaining visas for those seeking to invest or start new businesses in the United States
  • Permanent residency petitions, whether business- or family-based
  • Employing foreign workers in the United States
  • Advising on readiness and response tactics for government immigration enforcement actions
  • Providing general human resources compliance advice for companies with immigrant workers
  • Dealing with the intersection of export control and immigration law in industries such as healthcare, defense, and computer technology
  • Advising on the immigration consequences of criminal conduct
  • Advising on the effect of a merger or corporate reorganization on the immigration status of a company’s foreign workers

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