Profile submitted by Cyrus D Mehta
Represents corporations and individuals from around the world in business and employment immigration, immigration matters pertaining to investors and entrepreneurs, family immigration, consular matters, naturalization, federal court litigation, removal defense and asylum, and also advises lawyers on ethical issues.
Member of the American Bar Association's Commission on Immigration. Serves on the Boards of Directors of Volunteers of Legal Services, Inc., and the New York Immigration Coalition. Former Chair of the Ethics Committee of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA); former Chair of the Committee on Immigration and Nationality Law of the New York City Bar Association; and former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Immigration Council.
Managing partner of Cyrus D. Mehta & Partners PLLC. Law degrees from Cambridge University, England (MA in Law), and Columbia Law School, New York (LL.M). Currently an Adjunct Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School.
Author of several influential articles that have appeared in professional publications such as Bender's Immigration Bulletin, Interpreter Releases, Immigration Briefings, and AILA's Immigration and Nationality Handbook, as well as frequent articles that appear on the firm's website and blog.