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Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Immigration

2 ranked lawyersBand 1GeorgiaUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Highly regarded team sought after to advise on corporate immigration policy development, workforce authorization and I-9 compliance. Also noted for expertise in immigration due diligence on mergers and acquisitions. Acts for clients from a diverse range of sectors, including consumer goods, healthcare and financial services. Draws upon expertise in related disciplines, including labor and employment, to provide a holistic service. Team is bolstered by the firm's significant national and international footprint as well as its data analytics capabilities.

Strengths

One peer notes that the firm has a "good immigration practice and talented lawyers with good expertise."

One interviewee says: "They are second to none!"

Notable practitioners

James King is well regarded for his work in the business immigration space, with a particular focus on technology. He serves as the cochair of the firm's immigration group.

Sharon Cook is highly experienced in the field, handling the full spectrum of business immigration work. She is especially well versed in H, L, PERM, I-140 and related I-485 issues.
"She is a top-notch leader in the area."

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Overview

For nearly twenty years, Seyfarth Shaw’s Business Immigration Group (BIG) has provided best-in-class legal services and portfolio management programs for a wide variety of US and global corporations, with workforces ranging from 10 foreign nationals to nearly 5,000 foreign nationals. We are well-versed in designing and building the necessary infrastructure (people, process and platform) for large or small program management needs, and in resolving nuanced and complicated immigration challenges that arise for companies with changing global mobility challenges.

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Immigration Department

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

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Department location

1075 Peachtree Street, NE

Suite 2500

Atlanta

Georgia

USA

GA 30309-3962

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Georgia

Immigration


James W King
Band 3
Sharon Cook
Band 1