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Freeman Mathis & Gary Announces Addition of Immigration Group


Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP (FMG) is pleased to announce that the immigration lawyers of Levine & Eskandari, LLC (L&E) will be joining the firm effective April 1, 2017. Ken Levine and Layli Eskandari Deal will join FMG’s Labor & Employment practice as partners, and will lead FMG’s Immigration Law practice team.

“Layli and Ken add a tremendous amount of knowledge and experience to our immigration practice. They bring us a nationwide practice and with our other offices, we can handle client needs in this area throughout the country,” commented Managing Partner Ben Mathis. “Along with their experienced support team, they have the capability to handle every type of immigration issue.”

The FMG Immigration Law practice team provides the full spectrum of representation in employment and family based immigration matters, including work visas, investor visas, labor certifications, applications for permanent residency, immigrant visas, e-verify and I-9 compliance and naturalization. FMG immigration attorneys also represent clients in immigration litigation matters before the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) and Federal Court System, including appeals, lawsuits for Declaratory Judgment, Writs of Mandamus and Petitions for Review.

“This was not a difficult decision,” said Ken Levine. “FMG’s impressive reputation, national scope and nationally known labor and employment group provided a natural fit for our corporate immigration practice. It also was clear that FMG lawyers share our values, principles and commitment to practicing law with the utmost professionalism.”

“What has drawn me to Freeman, Mathis & Gary is their thorough dedication to serving their clients across the United States,” adds Layli Eskandari Deal. “I am honored to join FMG and their elite group of attorneys.”