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.





  • 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




  • 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