Immigration Department

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What the team is known for Highly experienced business immigration specialists with extensive expertise in both immigrant and nonimmigrant visa matters. Adept at handling a variety of immigration issues for national and international clients, including those in Latin America. Particular strength in customizing compliance programs and advising on the immigration consequences of M&A. Represents clients from a range of industries such as healthcare, technology and manufacturing.

Strengths Clients say: "They are very good at complex immigration issues and resolving visa problems."

Sources note: "It is fantastic; the team is very responsive, very thorough and very analytical."

"The attorneys are both highly knowledgeable and professional. Because of the years of experience retained by each attorney in this specialized area, they are able to answer any question or scenario that I present to them," reports a source.

Notable practitioners

Beatriz Osorio
is "very professional, knowledgeable and helpful," report clients. She assists with visa petitions and labor certification applications and her clients include banks and healthcare companies.

Mariana Ribeiro
is particularly skilled in handling employment-based immigration issues and often works on visa matters and I-9 compliance. Sources praise Ribeiro's "knowledge and expertise in immigration law, responsiveness to inquiries and flexibility to client requests."

Sarah Lea Tobocman
has a leading immigration practice and chairs the practice at the firm. Sources say she is "an excellent lawyer and a trusted adviser."