Managing Partner Mchael Wildes, also an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City, moderates Panel on the Travel Ban, DACA, Sanctuary Cities & More, in conjunction with The Cardozo Federalist Society, New York, March 2018.
In addition to running the leading immigration law firm of Wildes & Weinberg, P.C., Managing Partner Michael Wildes is also an Adjunct Professor of Business Immigration Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City. Michael Wildes acquired this position when his father and the firm’s founding partner, Leon Wildes, retired from teaching Immigration Law at Cardozo after 33 years.
Founded in 1976 by Yeshiva University, the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law has a national reputation for a top-caliber faculty and an innovative academic program that includes a wide range of exciting and practical opportunities.
Recently, The Cardozo Federalist Society held a “Lightning Round Debate on Immigration Issues: Travel Ban, DACA, Sanctuary Cities & More”. In addition to Michael who served as the moderator, other esteemed panelists included Lee Gelernt, ACLU Deputy Director, Immigration Rights; Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Greg Nunziata, Former General Counsel & Senior Advisor to Senator Marco Rubio.
For more than fifty eight years, the firm of Wildes & Weinberg has concentrated its practice in all aspects of U.S. immigration and nationality law, servicing the immigration requirements of prominent American and International individuals and corporations, banks, industrial, financial and manufacturing concerns, and 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 investors, scientists, physicians, bankers, performing artists, directors, writers, models, actors, athletes, fine artists, art dealers, curators, musicians, and literary agents.
Prior to joining Wildes & Weinberg, Michael was a former Federal Prosecutor with the United States Attorney's Office in Brooklyn (1989-1993). Mr. Wildes also served as a two-term City Council Person as well as a two-term Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey, where he resides. In addition, Michael often appears as a legal commentator/analyst for network television and radio.