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firm establishes israel subcommittee to assist israeli nationals with their u.s. immigration needs

Managing Partner Michael Wildes along with members of the firm discuss ways to assist Israeli Nationals with their U.S. immigration needs.  Since its inception, the firm has been assisting with visas, green cards, and citizenship for scores of individuals as well as talented and distinguished luminaries from Ambassadors to Journalists to Creative and Talented Artists among many other prominent and outstanding persons.  Moreover, as Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey, Michael was recently appointed by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to the New Jersey-Israel Commission to further enhance collaboration in business, technology, the arts, education, and more for the mutual benefit of New Jersey, Israel, and America.

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Wildes & Weinberg, P.C. was founded in 1960 by Michael’s father, Leon Wildes, whose best-known accomplishment was his successful representation of John Lennon in his widely publicized deportation proceedings (the circumstances of which have inspired several films and documentaries). The firm specializes exclusively in the practice of U.S. immigration and nationality law, has a distinguished domestic and international clientele, and can assist with any type of immigration matter including employment and investment-based immigration, work permits, permanent residence for qualified individuals, family-based immigration, asylum applications, all temporary and permanent type visas, and U.S. citizenship.           

In addition to running a highly successful immigration law practice, Michael is also currently serving his third term as Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey, is the author of Safe Haven in America: Battles to Open the Golden Door (which draws on over a quarter of a century of his practice in the immigration field), is an Adjunct Professor at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York and serves as Counsel to Lincoln Center and several international/corporate law firms. Moreover, Michael is internationally renowned for his successful representation of distinguished individuals and corporate clients such as performing artists, directors, writers, models, actors/actresses, athletes, race car drivers, fine artists, art dealers, curators, musicians, photographers, stylists, and literary agents. 

Notable Israeli clients include Ambassador Ido Aharoni, journalist Sivan Rahav-Meir, comedienne Moti Giladi, Israeli singing sensations Svika Pick, Subliminal, Eyal Golan and Gad Elbaz. Some of the firm’s other distinguished clients include scholar Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks (z’l), as well as soccer icon Pele, Master Chef Jean-Georges and Former First Lady Melania Trump and her family.          

Today the firm of Wildes & Weinberg has offices in New York City, New York, Englewood, New Jersey, Miami, Florida, and a presence in Los Angeles, California, and continues to maintain its stellar reputation in the field of U.S. Immigration & Nationality Law.          

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