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three year o-1 visa extension approved for celebrated thai actress praya lundberg

Managing Partner Michael Wildes is proud to announce that Wildes & Weinberg has been successful in obtaining a three year O-1 visa extension for the talented actress Ms. Praya Lundberg.

Ms. Lundberg has enjoyed a successful career in her native Thailand and in the U.S., confirmed by her long list of acting credits in popular film and television productions. She also has an impressive social media presence, with over 3 million followers on Instagram alone. She has recently completed production on major projects Paradise City with costars John Travolta and Bruce Willis and Supercell alongside Alec Baldwin. She has also starred in the popular Thai productions Bangkok Naruemit (2018), Realms (2017), and 2019’s hit series Strange Girl in a Strange Land. Ms. Lundberg also serves as a UN Goodwill Ambassador, and has used her celebrity status to work with refugees and raise awareness for the UN’s work throughout Southeast Asia. We are proud to have had the opportunity to work with a performer as gifted as Ms. Lundberg, and look forward to her continued artistic and humanitarian contributions while in the U.S.

Wildes & Weinberg, P.C. was founded in 1960 by Michael Wildes’ 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.

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