Alexis S. Axelrad to speak at 2019 Legal Association for Women Symposium

BMK Partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, will be speaking on a panel at the 2019 Legal Association for Women Symposium, “Are Times Really Changing? Perspectives on the Legal Profession’s Glass Ceiling.” The event will take place on April 18th, 2019 from 6:00 pm EDT to 9:00 PM EDT in the Events Center at New York Law […] Read more..

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner partner Deborah J. Notkin quoted in Bloomberg Law

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner partner Deborah J. Notkin has been quoted in Bloomberg Law. Read the full article, “Big Immigration Impact Could Come From Modest Deficit Proposal,” here. For over 25 years, partner Deborah J. Notkin has served as a distinguished immigration attorney in New York. Learn more about Ms. Notkin here. Read more..

Alexis S. Axelrad to Speak at AILA Audio Seminar this March

BMK Partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, will be leading an audio seminar, hosted by AILA, for which she is an acting member of the Board of Governors, in order to discuss the latest U.S. Customs and Border Protection practices through the United States. The seminar will take place on March 14th, 2019 at 2:00pm EST and […] Read more..

Alexis S. Axelrad to Speak at Ajax Union LinkedIn Meetup in Dumbo

BMK Partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, will be delivering a speech surrounding immigration law as it pertains to business owners and entrepreneurs at an upcoming networking event in Brooklyn, NY. The event, LinkedIn Meetup in Dumbo – Networking March Madness, will take place on March 27th, 2019 at 6:00pm EST at WeWork Dumbo Heights, 81 Prospect […] Read more..

Partial Government Shutdown 2019: Implication on US Immigration

The debate over border security funding continues as we enter the fourth week of 2019. There has been little to no sign of compromise or resolve between President Trump and Congress. Approximately 25 percent of government functions are currently shut down. How does this affect future and existing immigration cases? While the answer still remains […] Read more..

Alexis S. Axelrad to Speak at New York SHRM All-Day Legislative & Legal Conference

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP would like to announce that our very own Alexis S. Axelrad will be speaking at the All-Day Legislative & Legal Conference on Thursday, October 18, 2018. The New York SHRM event will be held at Club 101, 101 Park Avenue (corner of 40th), from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. The […] Read more..

Family-Based Immigration: FAQs

Family-based immigration continues to be the primary vehicle used to gain U.S. citizenship and lawful permanent residence. Both citizens and legal permanent residents, commonly called LPRs, have the lawful right to sponsor others for visas if they meet the family member criteria under the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965. Currently, family visas, or “Green […] Read more..

Family-Based Immigration: The Current Environment

Family-based immigration continues to be the primary way people gain lawful residency in the U.S., but recent policy shifts and potential future changes to the system have made the process increasingly worrisome for those contemplating this process. For example, during fiscal year 2016, more than 800,000 people — upwards of 70 percent of all immigrants — […] Read more..

Immigration Attorney Alexis S. Axelrad To Speak At Metro Women’s Leadership Summit

The Metro Women’s Leadership Summit will be held Friday, June 1, at the Newark Airport Marriott Hotel and this year’s lineup features a powerfully diverse group of female speakers. Among the prominent women leaders is attorney Alexis S. Axelrad from the prestigious New York law firm of Barst Mukamal & Kleiner. She will lead a Breakout […] Read more..

Attorney Alexis S. Axelrad Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary at Barst Mukamal & Kleiner

One of New York’s top immigration attorneys celebrates 20 years of dedicated service. Alexis S. Axelrad joined Barst Mukamal & Kleiner two decades ago, starting her career with the firm as a writer of the second edition of the firm’s treatise on US Immigration law. At one of New York City’s most well-established immigration law […] Read more..