Deborah Notkin to Speak at New York State Bar Association Business Immigration Update 2019

BMK partner, Deborah J. Notkin, will be a presenter at the New York State Bar Association Business Immigration Update 2019.  Ms. Notkin will be presenting on the Immigrant Visas Part 1 (Business Immigration Visas) Panel. The program is scheduled for November 8, 2019 and will be located at the Convene Conference Center in New York […] Read more..

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, to speak at the Practicing Law Institute’s Basic Immigration Law 2020 Program.

BMK partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, has been invited to speak at the Practicing Law Institute as part of their Basic Immigration Law Program.  This program is scheduled to take place Thursday, February 6, 2020, live via webcast from PLI’s New York City Conference Center. Ms. Axelrad will speak on immigrant (permanent) visa categories, such as […] Read more..

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, to speak at the 21st annual NJICLE Advanced Corporate Immigration Law Conference.

BMK partner, Alexis S. Axelrad, has been invited to speak at the Advanced Corporate Immigration Law Conference, hosted in conjunction with the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. This year’s conference will be held at Seton Hall Law School. The New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE) was […] Read more..

E-2 Visa for Israeli Nationals

On May 1, 2019, U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that E-2 Treaty Investor visas became available for Israeli nationals. For citizens of a treaty country, an E-2 visa is a convenient way to obtain a visa to enter, work, and live in the United States. The E-2 Treaty Investor visa is a non-immigrant […] Read more..

New EB-5 Rules to take effect November 21st, 2019.

On July 24th, 2019, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published a final rule making significant changes to the EB-5 Immigrant Investors Program. The final rule will go into effect on November 21st, 2019. In order for investors to be grandfathered under the much lower, $500,000 investment amount, they must file their I-526 petitions […] Read more..

Barst Mukamal & Kleiner Partner Alexis S. Axelrad Re-elected to AILA Board of Governors.

On June 20th, BMK partners Alexis S. Axelrad and Deborah J. Notkin spoke at the American Immigration Lawyers Association Annual Conference on Immigration Law in Orlando, Florida. Ms. Axelrad spoke at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Open Forum as well as Regulatory and Policy Changes at USCIS and DOS: Part II. Ms. Notkin […] 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..