Michael Wildes is proud to announce the approval of the petition filed to secure O-2 classification for Stage Designer & Creative Project Manager Martin Fink. September 2019.
Martin has been essential to Juergen “Billy” Bildstein in stage designs for important shows at Club Alte Borse, Club Friedas Buxe, Clubstation, Club Lexy and Club Supermarket. Martin will continue to serve as Billy’s essential Stage Designer & Creative Project Manager with regard to his U.S. based projects. Martin is extremely adept at venue and hospitality design, construction and production expertise as well as DJ booth design and acoustic treatments.
An O-2 visa is issued to individuals who provide support to the O-1 visa holder who is employed in the field of arts, athletics, motion picture and television production.
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 a three term Mayor in Englewood, New Jersey, 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, 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, as well as soccer icon Pele, Master Chef Jean-Georges and First Lady Melania Trump and her family.
Today, Wildes & Weinberg, maintains offices in New York City, New York, Englewood, New Jersey, Miami, Florida, and a presence in Los Angeles, California and the firm continues to maintain its stellar reputation in the field of U.S. Immigration & Nationality Law.