Immigration and Nationalty Law

 

Serving the Business and Education Communities for more than 24 years

About The Practice

 

Bob represents business, educational institutions and individuals in local and national immigration matters including:

 

Nonimmigrant visa classifications

 

  • H-1B Specialty Occupation
  • L-1A/B Intra-company transfer cases
  • E-1/2 Treaty Traders and Investors
  • O-1 Outstanding abilty nonimmigrant cases
  • F-1 Student visas
  • J-1 Exchange visitors

 

Immigrant Visa Classifications

 

  • Extraordinary ability
  • Outstanding professors and researchers
  • Multinational managers and executives
  • Permanent labor certification
  • National interest waivers
  • Naturalization
  • Family cases
  • Consular processing

 

Business Services

 

  • I-9 Training and auditing

 

Maritime Matters

 

Bob also is Solicitor to the Maritime Exchange for the Delaware  River and Bay where he provides general advice as well as counseling on the management of FEMA grants under the Port Security Grant Program.   Bob also represents mariners in U.S.C.G. suspension and revocation proceedings.

 

 

Education

 

  • J.D., American University, Washington Colege of Law, 1974
  • B.S., U.S.C.G. License, State Univeresity of New York  Maritime College, 1968
  • Admiral Farragut Academy, 1964

 

Bar Admissions

 

  • Pennsylvania
  • District of Columbia
  • New Jersey

 

Court Admissions

 

  • U.S. Claims Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

 

Memberships

 

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • Maritners Advisory Committee for the Bay and River Delaware
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Maritime Exchange (Solicitor and Secretary)

 

Honors and Awards

 

  •  Martindale-Hubbell "AV" rated