Salt Point, New York Immigration Lawyers

Poughkeepsie, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 15 years experience
(845) 473-1370 695 Dutchess Turnpike
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Immigration
Daniel Green
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Kingston, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(347) 245-7078 684 Aaron Court
Kingston, NY 12402
Immigration and Criminal
Hello. My name is Daniel Green. I am the sole attorney at this office and I oversee every step of my clients' cases personally, from doing the legal research and preparing legal briefs and memoranda to reviewing incoming and outgoing mail and preparing application forms. I communicate with clients face to face, via email, via chat, via phone, and via skype, and have repersented overseas clients in Europe, Africa, and Central and South America. My office is located in Kingston, New York, a 5 minute drive from the New York State Thruway and a 7 minute walk...
(845) 853-7302 KINGSTON, NY 12402
Dena Ghobashy
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Poughkeepsie, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 5 years experience
(845) 849-3471 3 Neptune Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Free ConsultationImmigration and Bankruptcy
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Diligent and trustworthy attorney specializing in the areas of bankruptcy and immigration law. Bankruptcy practice includes individual (personal) and business chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy petitions serving the counties of Bronx, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan. Immigration practice includes green cards for spouses, siblings, parents, children; citizenship / naturalization applications; cancellation of removal and handling of removal proceedings; temporary protected status applications; asylum cases; asylum appeals; fiancé visas; and waiver for inadmissibility.
Ann Christine Barcher
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Poughkeepsie , NY Immigration Law Attorney. 37 years experience
(845) 462-1881 31 Old Farms Rd.
Poughkeepsie , NY 12603
Immigration and International
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Kingston, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(845) 331-8350 736 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Business and Family
New England School Of Law
Steve Ndubuisi Okasi
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Bronx, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 15 years experience
(718) 822-6800 1106 White Plains Rd
Bronx, NY 10472
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Personal Injury
Okasi & Okasi PC is a law firm serving New York City and Hudson Valley areas of New York with personal and business legal services. We offer extensive support in the areas of Immigration Services, Personal Injuries, Bankruptcy, Real Estate and Family Law. We are proud of the attorneys we have assembled with extensive experience to respond to every aspect of your legal needs. We are here to help! Call us today. 718-822-6800.
(845) 391-8776 17 N. Plank Road, Suite 4
Newburgh, NY 1255o
Sofia Dee
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Mount Kisco, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 8 years experience
(914) 241-7963 401 Crow Hill Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Free ConsultationImmigration
New York Law School
Brenda Okasi
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Newburgh, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 15 years experience
(845) 391-8776 17 N. Plank Road, Suite 4
Newburgh, NY 12550
Immigration, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
C U N Y School Of Law Flushin
Okasi & Okasi PC is a law firm serving New York City and Hudson Valley areas of New York with personal and business legal services. We offer extensive support in the areas of Immigration Services, Personal Injuries, Bankruptcy, Real Estate and Family Law. We are proud of the attorneys we have assembled with extensive experience to respond to every aspect of your legal needs. We are here to help! Call us today. 718-822-6800.
(718) 822-6800 1106 White Plains Rd
Bronx, NY 10472
Marcela Toscanini
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Mount Kisco, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 17 years experience
(914) 666-2444 125 Main Street,
Suite 209
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Free ConsultationImmigration
The Law Office of Marcela Toscanini, PLLC, provides legal counsel in a wide variety of immigration matters to business, family and individual clients. As an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Attorney Toscanini takes pride in offering our clients the most effective and reliable legal representation. We offer our business clients full-service counsel in the area of business immigration, including immigrant and non-immigrant visas and timely advice regarding compliance with the myriad of regulatory issues facing employers in the current homeland security environment. Our firm also provides the same level of quality service to our family...
Billie Gray
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Wallkill, NY Immigration Law Attorney.
(845) 895-5758 56 Bona Ventura Avenue
P.O. Box 814
Wallkill, NY 12589
Immigration, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Family
Peekskill, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(914) 930-1112 1015 Park St
Peekskill, NY 10566
Immigration, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Newburgh, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 21 years experience
(845) 569-0787 26 Rte 17K
Newburgh, NY 12550
Immigration
Mr. Raymond Lahoud
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New York City, NY Immigration Law Lawyer.
(888) 440-4872 276 Fifth Avenue
Suite 704
New York City, NY 10007
Free ConsultationImmigration
Georgetown University Law Center
Raymond Lahoud is an immigration law and deportation defense attorney at Baurkot & Baurkot. He has represented thousands of clients in every aspect of immigration law, deportation defense, federal and state court appeals (post conviction relief appeals). Mr. Lahoud has earned a national reputation of defending those who have the toughest of cases, ensuring that each client is provided the most effective of representation that is modern and is not hindered when facing a difficult legal issue or burden to overcome. Mr. Lahoud's own experience is reinforced by the more than seventy five years of...
(888) 440-4872 205 South Seventh Street
Easton, PA 18042
Batya Ehrens
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 10 years experience
(347) 961-8472 3 Columbus Circle
15th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Immigration
American University
Batya Ehrens is a passionate advocate for immigrants, and for economic growth through the contributions and ingenuity of immigrants. She is widely published and lectures on topics including: the DREAM Act; visa options for start-ups, techies and other entrepreneurs; issues affecting physicians; E-Verify; I-9 compliance; naturalization; and grassroots advocacy. Batya Ehrens founded the Schwartz Ehrens Immigration Law in New York City . The Firm is a full-service immigration law firm serves the mobility needs of individual and corporate clients around the world. We specialize in employment and family-based U.S. immigration (green cards and visas),...
Naresh Menghraj Gehi
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Queens, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 21 years experience
(718) 263-5999 118-21 Queens Blvd
Queens, NY 11375
Free ConsultationImmigration, Bankruptcy, Business and Family
The University of Georgia School of Law and New Law College
Naresh Gehi is too experienced Immigration attorney licences in the Eastern and Southern district of New York and Connecticut. Mr Naresh Gehi practiced in New York and Connecticut, the US Southern and Eastern District courts of New York. Attorney Gehi holds a master of laws from the University of Georgia, especially sophisticated in Immigration laws. Naresh Gehi successfully challenged many Immigration and deportation cases and helping the Immigrants to get out of the legal problems for the last 13 years in New York. Along with the other Immigration lawyers launched an Immigration law firm called Gehi & Associates. This...
Liberty Avenue,
Ozone Park, , NY 11417
Lawrence M. Kasen
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Flushing, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 37 years experience
(800) 370-5810 136-20 38th Avenue
Suite 3C
Flushing, NY 11354
Immigration, Business and Criminal
Howard University School of Law and University of New Mexico
Growing up in Newark, New Jersey, I witnessed first hand the disparate treatment of individuals based on their country of origin, race and station in life. Even before becoming an attorney, I wanted to ensure that the civil rights afforded under the United States Constitution to individuals and business entities were equally and readily available. In furtherance of this objective, I went to Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ and studied the history, religion, languages and culture of many Native American peoples throughout North America as well as cultural anthropology. Realizing that the study of law would further my...
(888) 370-5810 210 South Cedar Street
Suite 2
Summerville, SC 29483
(212) 961-7390 305 Broadway
14th Floor, Suite 18
New York, NY 10007
Charles Richard Conroy
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 12 years experience
(646) 253-0511 65 Broadway, Suite 734
New York, NY 10006
Immigration
Vermont Law School
Mr. Conroy's area of practice is immigration and nationality law. Most of his work involves litigation. He represents detained and non-detained clients in a wide variety of situations before U.S. Immigration Courts, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and Federal Appellate and District Courts. With respect to Immigration Courts and the Board of Immigration Appeals, for example, he represents non-citizens seeking asylum, cancellation of removal, waivers, adjustment of status, and (for detained clients) release on bond. In Federal Courts Mr. Conroy represents clients with regard to petitions for review, direct appeals from federal district court decisions, complaints for declaratory judgement and injunctive...
Stuart Jonas Reich
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 21 years experience
(212) 430-6582 11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10006
Immigration
Cleveland State University
Mr. Reich (a 10.0 out of 10 "Superb" rated attorney on Avvo.com) founded The Law Offices of Stuart J. Reich to serve the needs of the professional foreign national community and of small- and medium-size U.S. employers who remain competitive and innovative - require highly qualified foreign national talent. We seek to provide complete yet clear information about U.S. immigration law with an invitation to let us help apply our knowledge to your unique situation. Our practice is 100% devoted to immigration and nationality law. This allows us to focus on remaining current with the most recent...
Steven A. Goldstein
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer.
(212) 201-9031 830 Third Ave
5th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Free ConsultationImmigration and Appeals
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Mr. Goldstein is a former U.S. Immigration Prosecutor who handles all immigration matters. The firm, Pozo Goldstein, LLP serves clients in removal proceedings, family and business visa cases, employment visas, investment visas, appeals, motions and any other complex immigration related matters. Our offices are located in Miami, New York, Atlanta, Orlando, and West Palm Beach, Florida.
(305) 856-0400 2000 S Dixie Highway
Suite 101
Miami, FL 33133
(404) 806-0718 3490 Piedmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Tudor Neagu
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 6 years experience
(215) 356-9917 305 Broadway, Suite 1418
New York, NY 10007
Free ConsultationImmigration
Villanova University School of Law
I focus primarily on immigration law. I earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006, and a JD from Villanova Law. I am licensed to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, the Eastern District and Middle District of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey. I find the greatest reward in helping individuals with life-changing legal decisions. I help individuals seeking status in the United States for themselves or their family members. We achieve status for our clients either through affirmative petitions with USCIS, or defensive petitions before immigration court....
Henry Lung
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Mineola, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(516) 248-8253 92 Willis Ave
Mineola, NY 11501
Immigration, Criminal, Divorce and Family
St. John's University School of Law
I am a proud graduate of St. John’s University School of Law (1999). I am currently on the Alumni Board of Directors at the law school I used to attend. Prior to attending law school, I attended New York University and I was a double major in Political Science and Spanish language studies. I graduated from NYU in 1994. In addition to practicing law, I am also enrolled at Bethel Seminary of the East and someday (meaning before I get sent to an old-folks’ home), I hope to obtain a Master’s Degree in Divinity Studies. I...
Marissa Soto
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Bronx, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 9 years experience
(718) 931-2575 778 Castle Hill Avenue
Bronx, NY 10473
Free ConsultationImmigration, Bankruptcy, Elder and Personal Injury
New York University School of Law
Marissa Soto began her law career as an associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, one of the top 100 law firms in the United States. As a first year associate, Marissa worked on the highly complex bankruptcy for the auto parts manufacturer, Delphi, and from the beginning was involved in fast paced, high stakes litigation – pivotal to her client’s interests. Ms. Soto briefly left the firm in 2007 to serve as law clerk to a United States Bankruptcy Court Judge, the Honorable Martin Glenn. She returned to the firm in 2008 specializing in bankruptcy and progressed...
Susan Beth Henner
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White Plains, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 21 years experience
(914) 358-5200 34 South Broadway, Suite 218
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationImmigration
New York Law School
Susan Henner has been practicing immigration law for over 20 years. A 1994 graduate of New York Law School, Susan is the co-chair of the Westchester County Bar Association, Immigration Committee and an Adjunct Professor at New York Law School. Susan assists employers to obtain green cards and visas for clients, and also practices in the areas of removal & deportation. Her areas of practice include: PERM, H-1B visas, O-1, EB-1s, political asylum, cancellation of removal, waivers, and deportation defense. Conveniently located in White Plains, Susan Henner offers free consultations and speaks Spanish.
Stuart Reich
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 22 years experience
(212) 430-6582 11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004
Immigration
Cleveland State University
Mr. Reich (a 10.0 out of 10 "Superb" rated attorney on Avvo.com and New York SuperLawyer 2011-Present) founded The Law Offices of Stuart J. Reich in 2003. His goal was and is to serve the needs of the professional foreign national community and of small and medium-size U.S. employers who require highly qualified foreign national talent to remain competitive and innovative. We understand the mission-critical nature of the immigration process as well as the confusion caused by it's complexity - so our philosophy is to get the work done quickly and competently while making sure our clients have the...
Mercedes Cano
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Elmhurst, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(718) 505-8506 40-26 82nd St
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Immigration, Business, Criminal and Family
The City University of New York School of Law
Mercedes S. Cano is the sole proprietor of the Law Office of Mercedes S. Cano. She has extensive experience in the area of immigration law, and more specifically in matters that involve deportation, political asylum and family petitions. She has represented and obtained green cards for immigrants who have been allegedly abused by United States citizens or permanent legal residents. Ms. Cano has successfully represented immigrants in immigration courts in and out of New York State, and has filed appeals for the Board of Immigration Appeals for those in deportation proceedings. Ms. Cano is also an experienced criminal defense...
Shauky Michael Musa-obregon
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White Plains, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 23 years experience
(914) 721-0865 199 Main St
Ste 301
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationImmigration, Criminal, DWI and Domestic Violence
University of Pennsylvania Law School
S. Michael Musa-Obregon is the founder of New York City firm, Musa-Obregon & Associates, which focuses on helping those facing criminal charges, dealing with personal injury litigation, immigration issues, employment law, divorce, and intellectual property. He fully understands what is on the line for many of his clients and he strives to do everything on his end to help each individual secure the best possible outcome. Working tirelessly to investigate every aspect of your case and create a strong case strategy, you can feel secure placing your future in the hands of the team at Musa-Obregon & Associates. For more...
(718) 803-1000 55-21 69th St
Fl 2
Maspeth, NY 11378
(646) 363-6891 757 Third Ave
Fl 20
New York, NY 10017
(718) 803-1000 81-08 37th Ave
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Jason Louis Karavias
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 14 years experience
(718) 729-5959 445 Park Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Free ConsultationImmigration, Bankruptcy and Divorce
Boston University School of Law
Jason Karavias, Esq. provides personalized legal representation and advice to his clients in the fields of bankruptcy, matrimonial and immigration law
(412) 456-7700 239 4th Avenue, Suite 1603
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Elazar Aryeh
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Queens, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 24 years experience
(718) 261-0210 11020 71st Rd
Queens, NY 11375
Immigration, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Hofstra University
Elazar Aryeh, the Senior Attorney at the Law Offices of Elazar Aryeh, PC., is a seasoned attorney practicing law for over 20 years, and has litigated cases both in the State and Federal Courts of the State of New York. Throughout the years, Elazar Aryeh has successfully represented thousands of clients and has procured millions of dollars on behalf of individuals, businesses, corporations and banking institutions. Elazar Aryeh has broad experience in matters involving personal injuries sustained as a result of Motor Vehicle Accidents, Trip & Falls, Construction Accidents and Medical Malpractice, as well as having...
Forest Hills, 11375
Leslie I. Snyder
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 28 years experience
(305) 859-9580 299 Broadway
Suite 1415
New York, NY 10007
Immigration
California Western School of Law
Board Certified Immigration Lawyer, AV Rated, Top Rated Lawyers as Noted in the Miami Herald, Speaks Spanish
(305) 859-9580 4000 Ponce De Leon Blvd,
#470
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(305) 859-9580 701 Brickell Avenue
#1550
Miami, FL 33131
Robbie L Vaughn
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Mineola, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 8 years experience
(516) 858-2620 393 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 208
Mineola, NY 11501
Free ConsultationImmigration, Bankruptcy, Business and Family
Touro College
Call The Law Firm of Vaughn & Weber, Pllc, at 516-858-2820 for help with your specific legal issue. Robbie and John are caring and dedicated New York lawyers. They provide their clients with fine legal service at a reasonable fee. They assist Suffolk County, Nassau County, Queens and Brooklyn residents with their Family Law Matters, Real Estate Closings, Real Estate Litigation, Collection Matters, Uncontested and Contested Divorces, Landlord-Tenant Matters, Foreclosure Defense, Loan Modifications, Foreclosure Settlement Conferences, General Civil Litigation and Bankruptcy Filings. They look forward to providing you with answers to your specific legal questions. You can call Robbie L. Vaughn...
Umit Mike Gursoy
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Brooklyn, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(718) 646-5783 1624 Voorhies Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Business and Criminal
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
The Gursoy Law Firm is a dedicated general practice law firm with a particular emphasis in Immigration and Bankruptcy. We have been practicing law for over 11 years. During our many years or practice we have an incredible track record of success.
Linda Eiges
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Jamaica, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 37 years experience
(212) 235-1361 138 Queens Boulevard
2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11435
Immigration and Family
Temple University
Linda Eiges is the managing attorney of the immigration division of Eiges & Orgel, PLLC. She also has appeared on radio and television. She recently testified on immigration policy in front of the City Council. She has obtained permanent residence for thousands of immigrants. She has represented Business clients as well as individual clients in asylum, deportation, exclusion and other areas of immigration law. Linda Eiges is fluent in Spanish and French.
Martha L. Osorio
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White Plains, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 35 years experience
(800) 318-9750 203 E Post Rd
1st Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
Immigration, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Family
Frank Xu
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 9 years experience
(212) 488-2580 40 Wall Street
Suite 3301
New York, NY 10005
Immigration, Business, International and Real Estate
The George Washington University Law School, Peking University Law School and Columbia Law School
A graduate of Peking University Law School, PRC and Columbia University Law School, Frank Xu is a learned, successful and aggressive advocate. Frank Xu advises small/medium firms, companies and institutions on capital investment, financing contracts and cross-border acquisitions, and provides in-depth research on related U.S. laws, rules and regulations. Frank Xu drafts international trade contracts, commercial and financing agreements, and manages related litigation. Frank Xu is admitted to the New York Supreme Court, United States District Court, S.D.N.Y., United States Federal Circuit, 2d Circuit, and Court of International Trade.
Ms. Ruchi Thaker
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 14 years experience
(212) 513-1713 225 Broadway, Suite 3000
30th Fl.
New York, NY 10007
Immigration
Syracuse University College of Law
NYC immigration lawyer specializing in family-based immigration, appeals, motions and waivers, deportation defense, consular processing, naturalization and more!
Ekaterina Mouratova
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New York, NY Immigration Law Lawyer.
(212) 203-2460 222 Broadway, 19 floor
New York, NY 10038
Free ConsultationImmigration, Business, IP and Real Estate
Pace Law School
I am a founder of The Law Firm of Ekaterina Mouratova, PLLC. The legal practice of my firm focuses on business and corporate law, immigration, securities regulations, intellectual property, and real estate transactions. I believe that qualified legal representation involves not only expertise in the subject matter and outstanding performance, but also creativity and determination to find the most beneficial procedures for my clients. Whether advising multinational companies on cross-border transactions and joint ventures, or assisting individual entrepreneurs, artists, and immigrants, I do my job in an efficient, result-oriented, expeditious and personable manner.
Alena Shautsova
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Brooklyn, NY Immigration Law Lawyer. 12 years experience
(917) 885-2261 2908A Emmons Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Immigration and Civil Rights
Alena Shautsova was admitted to practice law in the United States in 2008. She comes from Belarus where she graduated with honors from one of the most prestigious law schools in the former USSR. Following her graduation in Belarus, she entered the practice of business law while pursuing a second higher education degree in Economics and Management. Her native language is Russian. In 2005 the US Department of State awarded Ms. Shautsova with a highly competitive Eduard S. Muskie scholarship that allowed her to obtain Master's Degree in Law from the Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. After her graduation...
Norka M. Schell
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 32 years experience
(212) 554-1589 11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004
Immigration and International
Golden Gate University School of Law, FADIVALE and FADIVALE
Ms. Schell zealously assists national and international corporations and national, and locally entrepreneurs and individuals from around the world on a wide range of business transactions, immigration matters and visa needs. She has twenty-eight years of professional experience and never shy away from a difficult case if she believes it's meritorious. Ms. Schell is admitted to the New York Bar and the Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil. She is a member of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. She is listed in International Who's Who of Professionals,...
Sherwin A Noorian
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New York, NY Immigration Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(888) 958-4555 79 Madison Avenue
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10016
Free ConsultationImmigration
University of Houston - Main Campus
Noorian Law Firm is a global immigration law firm serving clients from around the world with their US immigration law and visa needs. We serve investors, businesses, entrepreneurs, artists, professional workers, individuals, families, couples and more from our main office in New York as well as satellite locations in Hong Kong, Mumbai, Los Angeles, Houston, Sydney, and London. Feel free to contact us for a complimentary case consultation.
Joanna Makarczyk Schaffer
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Immigration
New York University School of Law and Warsaw University School of Law - University of Warsaw

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