DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Weaver Schlenger LLP

Immigration

3 ranked lawyersBand 2CaliforniaUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Recognized for its handling of all aspects of US and global business immigration from its San Francisco base. Continues to excel in connection with immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, I-9 compliance and consular services. Diverse client portfolio includes the biotech, financial services and social media companies, among others.

Strengths

Clients say: "I am most impressed with the personalized attention these attorneys give each matter, their responsiveness to our concerns or requests for advice, and the thoroughness and accuracy of their work product."

A further client enthuses: "They are a great team of professionals; they are very knowledgeable, very responsive, and they understand the specific needs of our company so they give tailored advice."

Another market commentator notes: "Where they are strongest is being proactive, staying ahead of the process, anticipating things, and making sure deadlines are met in a timely and reassuring manner."

Work highlights

Advised venture-backed network security company Corelight on its development of immigration policies as well as on the hiring of foreign nationals.

Notable practitioners

Kirsten Schlenger is a founding partner of Weaver Schlenger and currently acts as managing partner. She often advises individuals on green card matters, and assists companies with PERM applications.
"She is always available and keeps us up to date on the rapidly changing immigration environment."

Founding partner Mary Jane Weaver focuses on business immigration matters. Her client base includes technology, banking, and telecommunications clients.
"She is extremely knowledgeable, thorough, organized, creative and very pleasant to work with."

Tiffany Hill receives recognition for her skilled handling of immigrant as well as nonimmigrant visas. She demonstrates further expertise in I-9 compliance matters.
"She is a trusted counselor, selfless with her time and effective with her advocacy."

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California

Immigration


Kirsten Schlenger
Band 2
Mary Jane Weaver
Band 3
Tiffany Hill
Band 4