Managing Partner Michael Wildes is pleased to announce Wildes & Weinberg’s success in securing O1 visa classification for Oliver Lee and James Carter, the gifted DJs and Producers known to hundreds of thousands of fans worldwide as Snakehips.
Snakehips is a globally renowned electronic music duo who have appeared in legendary music festivals like Coachella and Glastonbury. Tracks such as “All My Friends” have achieved platinum status in the U.S., U.K., and Canada, and Snakehips has millions of monthly listeners on well-known streaming platforms like Spotify. They have recorded with well-known performers like Chance the Rapper, Tinashe, Rivers Cuomo, and Anna of the North, and will be appearing in an array of major concerts in the United States over the course of the next 3 years. Wildes & Weinberg is proud to have assisted such incredibly talented musicians whose work will undoubtedly thrill fans across America as the United States roars back to life.
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. 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.