Managing Partner Michael Wildes is pleased to call music icon Boy George a client and friend.
George Alan O’Dowd, p/k/a “Boy George”, is a Grammy-award winning singer and musical performer who has risen to the level of international music legend. As the lead member of the iconic pop band Culture Club, which was founded in the 1980s, Boy George and the band have toured world-wide, securing many top song/album positions on the charts as well as winning numerous awards. This success and fame in music spans several decades. Of late, Boy George has been invited to participate in several hit TV shows.
Recently, Boy George was in New York City and Michael had an opportunity to catch up with him prior to his taping of “Harry” with Harry Connick, JR.
To view pictures of Boy George’s interview on “Harry”, click here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5nbqdmt45h01bcz/BB5_8824_final.tif?dl=0 and https://www.dropbox.com/s/qnm72m1uwvwwjwn/BB5_9067_final.tif?dl=0 .
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, Wildes & Weinberg specializes exclusively in the practice of U.S. immigration and nationality law. More than fifty six years since its inception the firm continues to serve a distinguished domestic and international clientele and covers all areas of U.S. immigration law, including employment and investment-based immigration, work permits, permanent residence for qualified individuals, family-based immigration, asylum applications and all temporary and permanent type visas.
In addition to running a highly successful immigration law practice, Michael serves as Counsel to Lincoln Center and two international/corporate law firm and 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 recent clients include famed artist Sarah Brightman, several Miss Universe winners as well as soccer icon Pele.
Despite difficulties currently being encountered in dealing with U.S. immigration authorities, Wildes & Weinberg has maintained an extraordinary track record for success for its cases. In addition, the firm’s multilingual staff is known for its experience and special expertise in processing each foreign national’s case with nothing less than the highest level of professionalism.
Today, the firm of Wildes & Weinberg, maintains offices in New York City, New York, Englewood, New Jersey, Miami, Florida, and Los Angeles, California and continues to maintain its stellar reputation in the field of U.S. Immigration & Nationality Law.