Bernard P Wolfsdorf is the "the most-recommended lawyer in the US" according to Who's Who Legal and is the US’s leading immigration lawyer, according to both WWL's "listings and his peers". He is also past national president of the 14,000-member American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and managing partner of the top-rated firm Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP.
WWL has named Mr Wolfsdorf its "Leading Immigration Lawyer" for six of the past seven years. Martindale-Hubbell has consistently given Mr Wolfsdorf AV Preeminent ratings (the highest possible) in ethics and competence. US News - Best Lawyers in America has named Mr Wolfsdorf "Lawyer of the Year for Los Angeles". He is one of only three attorneys in California to gain a star rating in Chambers USA's immigration chapter. He is listed in California Super Lawyers and the top tier of Chambers Global. EB5 Investors Magazine has rated Mr Wolfsdorf in its "Top 25 Immigration Lawyers" for the past three years.
Mr Wolfsdorf has been certified by the California State Bar as an immigration and nationality law specialist for over 25 years.
Mr Wolfsdorf is a long-standing member of the Alliance of Business Immigration Lawyers (ABIL) and ABIL Global, both of which include the managing partners of the top immigration firms worldwide. He has authored numerous publications on immigration law and frequently lectures on visa matters. He is renowned for his broad knowledge of immigration law and his ability to successfully navigate complex immigration matters. Over the years, Mr Wolfsdorf has had a major impact on the practice of immigration law. In recognition, AILA honoured him with its Service Excellence Award for his distinguished work.
Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP handles a broad range of global mobility cases and is well known for its work in the EB-5 investor arena, assisting with filing both direct and high-volume regional centre cases and designation applications.
WWL says: The “legendary” Bernard Wolfsdorf is the US’s leading immigration lawyer according to our research and is identified as an “out-of-the-box thinker with many strengths in many practice areas”.
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