NEW YORK - Fragomen, the world's leading provider of global immigration services, announced the election of 14 new partners across its organizations, effective Jan. 1, 2012. In addition, the firm has appointed three new of counsel attorneys.
The knowledge and experience possessed by these individuals strengthens Fragomen's global leadership and contributed to the firm's continued success across multiple jurisdictions worldwide in 2011. The tireless commitment demonstrated by Fragomen's partners and of counsel attorneys has also led to consistent domestic and international accolades for the firm, including being named the leading global immigration firm by The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers for the past five consecutive years, and "2011 Law Firm of the Year - Immigration Law" by U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers.
New Partners include: Kevin Aiston (Chicago); Robert Casazza (New York); Chad Ellsworth (New York); Sharon Finkel (New York) Nadine Goldfoot (London); Audrea Golding (Los Angeles); Hyla Kaplan (Philadelphia ); Karin Lestelle (New York); Dirk Nuyts (Brussels); James Pack (Irvine, Calif.); F. Joseph Paldino (New York); Son Pham (Washington, D.C.); Rahul M. Shah (Matawan, NJ); and Becky Xia (Shanghai).
New Of Counsel attorneys include: Susan Bierenbaum (Los Angeles); Susan Steger (Dallas); and Christina LaBrie (New York).
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP and Fragomen Global LLP (collectively known as "Fragomen") is the largest firm in the world dedicated to corporate immigration, and is widely recognized as the leading global immigration services provider. The firm employs over 300 immigration attorneys, and more than 1,200 professionals and support staff located in 38 offices in 15 countries. For more than 60 years, Fragomen has represented a broad range of companies, organizations and emerging businesses, working in partnership with clients to facilitate the hiring and transfer of employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.fragomen.com.