New York, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2015
For the third consecutive year, EB5Investors Magazine and EB5Investors.com has profiled attorneys Laura Reiff, Kate Kalmykov and Jennifer Hermansky from international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP in its list of “Top 25 Immigration Attorneys in the EB-5 Industry” for 2015. Kalmykov and Hermansky are listed as a “Top EB-5 Immigration Attorney” and Reiff is highlighted for her specific experience in legislative work. According to the EB5Investors Magazine website, attorneys were selected through a combination of community member votes, input from the editorial board and analysis from the magazine’s in-house team.
“We are thrilled that Laura, Kate and Jennifer are being recognized for their accomplishments as thought leaders in the field by EB5 Investors Magazine,” says Martha Schoonover, co-chair of the firm’s Business Immigration & Compliance Practice.
The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program, administered by U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services, is an employment-based visa that provides foreign investors with a method of obtaining green cards through an investment of $500,000 to $1 million in the U.S. economy that creates ten jobs. Greenberg Traurig’s EB-5 team is comprised of attorneys from the firm’s Corporate & Securities, Real Estate, Labor & Employment, and Tax practices to deliver customized solutions for EB-5 clients.
Kalmykov, shareholder in the Business Immigration & Compliance Practice, has experience working on EB-5 immigrant investor matters. She regularly works with developers across a variety of industries, as well as private equity funds on developing new projects that qualify for EB-5 investments.
Hermansky, associate in the Business Immigration & Compliance Practice, concentrates her practice on EB-5 immigrant investor visas. She has prepared and filed I-526 petitions and I-829 petitions for immigrant investors, both through individual investments and regional center investments.
Reiff, co-chair of the Business Immigration & Compliance Practice, focuses her practice on business immigration laws and regulations affecting U.S. and foreign companies, as well as related employment compliance and legislative issues.
About Greenberg Traurig’s EB-5 Team
Greenberg Traurig's Business Immigration & Compliance practice represents businesses, organizations and individuals from around the world on a wide range of EB-5 matters. As a multidisciplinary international law firm, Greenberg Traurig’s EB-5 team is positioned to collaborate with the firm’s Corporate & Securities, Real Estate, Labor & Employment, and Tax practices to develop customized solutions for EB-5 clients. The firm’s EB-5 attorneys regularly work with developers and business owners across a variety of industries, including hotel, office building, casino, manufacturing, retail, restaurant, technology, professional sports teams and alternative energy companies to obtain capital through the EB-5 Program.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1800 attorneys serving clients from 37 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is among the “Power Elite” in the 2014 BTI Client Relationship Scorecard report, which assesses the nature and strength of law firms' client relationships. For additional information, please visit http://www.gtlaw.com.