Best Immigration Lawyer, Attorneys in NYC, New York

we are vested in our clients’ future

Managing Partner Michael Wildes insists that clients be treated like family.  

At Wildes & Weinberg, we understand how hard the immigration process can be, and are honored to help individuals and families pursue their dreams to live and/or work in the United States. Our beautiful nation was founded by immigrants, who are the backbone of our society, economy, and culture. The firm’s multi-lingual staff prioritizes each of our clients’ cases by providing the proper attention to detail and highest level of care that is necessary to ensure the immigration process is as quick and painless as possible. In addition, we pride ourselves in being fully transparent with our clients and are available anytime and anywhere with a simple phone call. Our flat fee structure allows us work on matters regardless of how long it takes. The immigration process can be arduous for some and at Wildes & Weinberg, we will do everything in our power to ensure our client’s success.

Wildes & Weinberg was founded in 1960 by Senior Partner, Leon Wildes.  Nearly three quarters of a century later, the firm continues to concentrate its practice in all aspects of U.S. immigration and nationality law, servicing the immigration requirements of prominent American and International firms, banks, industrial, financial, and manufacturing concerns, as well as law firms in connection with the personnel needs of their foreign national employees.

In addition, the firm has a distinguished clientele and has done substantial immigration work for performing artists, directors, writers, models, actors/actresses, athletes, fine artists, art dealers, curators, and literary agents. Most notable was Leon Wildes’ successful representation of former Beatle John Lennon and his artist wife, Yoko Ono in their deportation proceedings, the basis of which has inspired legislation, and has been portrayed in films, plays, and literary works worldwide.  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, Sinead O’Connor; Boy George, and Former First Lady Melania Trump and her family.

Michael Wildes, the firm’s Managing Partner, is also currently serving his fourth 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.

Despite difficulties currently being encountered in dealing with U.S. immigration authorities, the firm has maintained an extraordinary track record for success in its cases. The firm’s litigation group has expanded its efforts in filing Mandamus Actions and other Actions in Federal Courts throughout the nation.

In addition, Wildes & Weinberg’s multilingual staff is spread throughout its offices in New York City, Englewood, New Jersey, Miami, Florida, Denver, Colorado and by appointment only in Los Angeles, California and Tel Aviv, Israel, and are known for their experience and special expertise in processing each foreign national’s case with nothing less than the highest level of professionalism.

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