Jay I. Solomon, a founding member of the National Consortium of Immigration Law Firms (Immlaw™), has joined Arnall Golden Gregory as a partner. He merges his immigration practice of 40 years into Arnall Golden Gregory’s Immigration and Global Migration Group.
Mr. Solomon received the President’s Commendation for Exemplary Service from the American Immigration Lawyers Association in June 2014.
He joins a practice that the respected directory Legal 500 describes as a national leader for “Labor and Employment – Immigration” counsel.
Mr. Solomon has been recognized for excellence by the leading ranking services: Chambers and Partners, Best Lawyers in America, Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration, International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, Georgia Super Lawyers and Martindale-Hubbell.
He is past president of the Georgia/Alabama Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and frequently speaks on immigration matters.
Mr. Solomon’s articles include “Priorities and Preferences: Keeping Place in the Immigrant Visa Line,” Federal Publications; “Immigrant Investors: A New Category,” Prentice Hall Law and Business; and “Labor Certification, Strategies and Procedures, Immigration & Nationality Law Handbook,” American Immigration Lawyers Association.
As a member of IMMLAW, Mr. Solomon is one of 23 lawyers nationwide who are leaders in writing and speaking about immigration legal issues.
Arnall Golden Gregory’s Immigration and Global Migration Practice specializes in facilitating global workforce mobility by assisting corporate and individual clients nationwide and around the world with U.S. immigration and nationality law; deal, tax and corporate structuring; employment contract analysis; and related areas.
The practice is led by partner Teri A. Simmons. Its attorneys and paralegals speak German, French, Spanish, Mandarin and Cantonese in support of both companies and individuals on numerous business immigration matters, including Form I-9 and E-Verify compliance and defense of alleged immigration-related violations.
Montserrat C. Miller is a key partner based in Washington who counsels and defends companies regarding their hiring practices and compliance with the government’s Form I-9 and E-Verify employment eligibility verification requirements. She writes the “Immigration Compliance and Background Screening” blog.
About Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Arnall Golden Gregory, with more than 150 attorneys in Atlanta and Washington, DC, employs a “business sensibility” approach, developing a deep understanding of each client’s situation in order to find a customized, cost-sensitive solution. A past honoree on The National Law Journal’s prestigious Midsize Hot List, the firm advises on immigration, corporate, litigation and regulatory matters for numerous industries, including business services, healthcare, life sciences, logistics and transportation, real estate, franchising, information services, energy, and manufacturing. AGG is a solutions partner that subscribes to the belief “not if, but how.”