Whether you are an individual or a Fortune 500 company, and no matter the complications of your case, our expert knowledge and experience can help you to navigate the complexities of U.S. immigration law.

The Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is a full-service boutique immigration law firm providing top-quality worldwide immigration and visa services to multinational corporations, small businesses, hospitals, universities, research institutions and individual clients.

Wolfsdorf attorneys are exceptionally well qualified to provide U.S. immigration counsel because they are leaders in the immigration field. These important leadership positions equip the Wolfsdorf staff with cutting-edge information.

Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is a full member of ABIL Global. This Alliance of Business Immigration Lawyers has over 400 top-rated immigration professionals spanning over 50 countries.

Bernard Wolfsdorf Bernard Wolfsdorf is a recent past President of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the “most highly recommended immigration lawyer in the United States” according to the peer reviewed Who’s Who Legal listing the 632 most highly regarded immigration lawyers worldwide. His successful record of navigating complex immigration issues has earned him numerous awards and accolades, including his recent selection as Who’s Who Legal “Most Highly Regarded Immigration Lawyer”. Who’s Who Legal (WWL), the research partner of the International Section of the American Bar Association, considered 637 of the world’s leading practitioners in the selection process for this award. The award marks the seventh consecutive year that Mr. Wolfsdorf has been recognized by WWL as the highest ranked immigration attorney in the U.S. and North America. In addition, Mr. Wolfsdorf was recently ranked by Chambers and Partners Global as one of the top U.S. immigration lawyers in the nation. The 2016 publication recognizes Mr. Wolfsdorf as “an outstanding attorney and legal scholar. He is particularly recognized for his contributions in the EB-5 and consular processing arenas.” Under his leadership, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is continually recognized as a Tier 1 immigration law firm by Chambers and Partners.

Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is listed by Who’s Who Legal among the top corporate immigration firms in North America with six of its attorneys listed.

This year, Bernard Wolfsdorf, Founding Partner of Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP, was selected as one of Who’s Who Legal (WWL)’s Most Highly Regarded Immigration Lawyers in North America for 2016. For the period 2010-2015 he was named “Corporate Immigration Lawyer of the Year” after receiving input from over 600 of his peers.

The report features numerous attorneys within the firm stating, “Managing partner of Wolfsdorf Rosenthal, Bernard Wolfsdorf is a ‘famed practitioner’ in the field of immigration law, and is known for his ‘outstanding work’ relating to complex immigration matters. Bernard Wolfsdorf is joined by Avi Friedman, whose expertise regarding non-immigrant visa applications is ‘second to none’. Cliff Rosenthal is considered a ‘true authority’ in business, entertainment, and family immigration matters.”

Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is a member of ABIL (Alliance of Business Immigration Lawyers) and ABIL Global that includes 20 of the world’s top 30 immigration lawyers based on Who’s Who Legal rankings. ABIL has over 1,200 top-rated immigration professionals spanning over 100 countries that are available to provide comprehensive and cutting-edge immigration law services.

Wolfsdorf attorneys have the expertise to navigate complex immigration matters, as demonstrated by their excellent reputation in top-rated peer review reports. The Wolfsdorf team’s exceptional knowledge and expertise in immigration law make the firm the immigration law firm of choice for a diverse client base, from individuals to Fortune 100 companies. No matter how complicated the case, our attorneys can help navigate the complexities of U.S. immigration laws.

The Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP is committed to excellent customer service. Our attorneys and legal assistants have expertise in almost every type of immigration case, and a track record of achieving success with the most difficult cases. Our staff of over 50 professionals ensures prompt and expert attention to client’s immigration law matters. Languages spoken include Afrikaans, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese), French, German, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese.

We maintain offices on both the West and East Coasts (Santa Monica, California, and New York City).

The Wolfsdorf firm was selected again as a top-tier immigration practice by the leading peer-reviewed attorney guidebook Chambers & Partners. The review concludes: “The lawyers [at Wolfsdorf] have the latest knowledge at their fingertips and are able to communicate this to clients effectively“. The firm was singled out because of its capacity to handle “a broad range of immigration matters for companies and individuals” as well as for its expanding global immigration practice and varied clientele.

Bernard Wolfsdorf was named a “Star Individual”, one of only three lawyers in California to receive this highest ranking. Chambers describes Bernard as “a fabulous leader and lawyer who is always willing to educate his clients“.

Attorneys Bernard Wolfsdorf, Avi Friedman and Allison-Claire Acker were again listed as “Super Lawyer Southern California Super Lawyers, an annual publication that lists the top 5% of all attorneys in the field“. Further, attorney Cliff Rosenthal, was listed as “Rising Star.”

The Wolfsdorf firm was again named a First-Tier Immigration Practice in Metropolitan Los Angeles in the “Best Law Firms“, a joint publication of Best Lawyers, the oldest and most-respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, and U.S. News and World Report, an internationally renowned news magazine with more than 10 million readers worldwide. The rankings are based on the results of a survey of over 100,000 lawyers, clients, and businessmen across the United States.

* Who’s Who Legal nominees are selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. It is impossible to buy entry into this publication. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed. As a result, the Who’s Who Legal findings are known to be among the most accurate and the most reliable.

** Chambers guides are compiled through extensive research, including thousands of interviews with clients and rival attorneys by a team of 50+ full-time researchers. The rankings and editorial comment about lawyers are all independent and objective. Inclusion in the Chambers Guide is based solely on the research teams

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