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Our 14 attorneys and total staff of more than 40 professionals makes us one of the largest specialty immigration firms in New England. Our focus is principally on corporate and business immigration, although we are a full-service firm and also advise clients in naturalization, family-based immigration, and humanitarian relief.  We are at the forefront of client advocacy and exceptional service, and we are committed to creating value for our clients. 

Premium Processing Suspended

Premium Processing Suspended

We expected that the effects of the coronavirus pandemic would likely increase USCIS processing times, and we have our first glimpse of that today.  USCIS has announced that, effective today, March 20, it will not accept any new requests for premium processing for any...
Immigration Consequences of Layoffs/RIF

Immigration Consequences of Layoffs/RIF

Government and public health authorities have called on society to implement emergency measures to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Businesses have risen to meet this challenge, often in the face of mounting costs and reduced profits. A recent poll of small business...
USCIS suspends in-person services

USCIS suspends in-person services

The COVID-19 epidemic has had a profound impact on both the public and private sectors, with businesses and organizations of all kinds suspending services for the protection of their own workers and that of the general public health. With schools across the country...
Important Guidance for Remote Working and H-1B workers

Important Guidance for Remote Working and H-1B workers

As COVID-19 continues to sweep the globe, U.S. businesses have responded to the call for employer-backed preventive measures by implementing or expanding their telework programs, inducting more or all of their employees into the remote workforce. For employers...

COVID-19 Update: News and Advice for Employers

As most of us know by now, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared pandemic status for the novel coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19. This means that the epidemic’s geographic reach is global. The spread of the virus could be mitigated or...