Hand Arendall’s Immigration Practice Group works with clients in a wide variety of immigration matters related to their business or hiring needs. Members assist clients in obtaining all categories of temporary and permanent visas and work authorizations, along with addressing long-term staffing needs of the company. The team also provides immigration compliance services to help clients navigate all immigration related regulations.

Our team assists both large and small companies in various industries and has gained a unique understanding of the challenges faced in searching for a specialized labor force. We also collaborate with foreign workers to ensure a smooth transition to the U.S.

The Immigration Practice Group has recently assisted clients in:
• International employment agreements
• I-129 visa petitions
• H1-B visa issues
• Post-study work visas
• International prenuptial agreements
• E-verify issues
• I-9 compliance

For more information about the Immigration Practice Group, please contact Lisa Darnley Cooper.

Firm News

Thursday, Dec 14th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Hand Arendall and Harrison Sale McCloy will combine effective January 1, 2018 to form a southern, regional law firm with approximately 85 lawyers.

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Tuesday, Nov 28th, 2017
Client Alert: Wire Instruction Fraud

One emerging cyber scheme involves the manipulation of wire transfer information. Are you at risk?

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Thursday, Aug 31st, 2017
Mobile Office Location Announces Move

Hand Arendall will be relocating its current Mobile offices to Merchants Plaza renewing its commitment to downtown Mobile.

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Thursday, Aug 24th, 2017
Hand Arendall Recognized in Chambers USA

The Firm was recognized as a top firm in Banking & Finance and Labor & Employment. Also, Preston Bolt, Ginger Gaddy and Nick Greenwood were all recognized by the publication as top attorneys in public finance.

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Sunday, Aug 20th, 2017
Witcher Quoted in Business Alabama

Member James Witcher is quoted in the August 2017 Business Alabama article When Data Balloons, So Can Law Costs.

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