Regularly represent multinational companies and foreign investors from countries including China, India, South Korea, Europe, Latin America, Canada and Africa.
Representing foreign business owners in forming subsidiary offices in the United States, which include immigration advice, corporate formation and tax planning.
Assisting foreign investors to obtain U.S. permanent residency or temporary residency based on investment in U.S. enterprises and U.S. franchises.
Assisting foreign nationals to obtain temporary or permanent residency in the U.S. through employment, in categories including, L-1, E-2, H-1B, O-1, P-1, EB-1, EB-2 & EB-3.
Advising high net worth individuals on foreign country investment visa options, including the U.S. and Canadian immigrant investment program, and other citizenship-by-investment programs in multiple jurisdictions.
Assisting individuals with dual citizenship, US residency and related tax planning.
Advising multinational companies on succession issues in the M&A context, including the multi-jurisdictional impact to visa holders arising from global reorganizations and acquisitions
Representing companies as compliance counsel to avoid potential criminal or civil immigration liability to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or employment eligibility rules.
Coordinating immigration requirements in multiple countries, including Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Spain, Italy, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, South Korea, Taiwan and United Kingdom, and securing work authorization for assignees pursuant to government and commercial services agreements.
Advised multiple US employers on recruitment and compliance protocols to meet the requirements of PERM, the US labor certification process required for employment-based permanent residency.