our relationship with and mishcon de reya

Wildes & Weinberg, P.C. Partners are pictured with Maria Patsalos, Partner in the Private department of the London based law firm Mishcon de Reya.

The synergy between Wildes & Weinberg and Mishcon de Reya continues. For several years now, the firms have been working together to satisfy clients.

Wildes & Weinberg, a boutique law firm specializing exclusively in the practice of U.S. immigration and nationality law, was founded in 1960 by Senior Partner 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. Today, the firm, which has offices in New York City, Englewood, NJ, Miami, FL, and Los Angeles, CA, services 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.

Based in London with offices in New York, Mishcon de Reya services an international community of clients. Founded in 1937, the firm now employs more than 700 people with over 400 lawyers offering a wide range of legal services to companies and individuals. Maria Patsalos and her department, specialize in advising individual and corporate clients on all areas of UK Immigration law with particular experience in dealing with exceptional cases, as well as providing innovative and bespoke solutions. They also deal with political asylum and extradition claims as well as assisting clients with obtaining second residencies or citizenship in countries including Cyprus, Malta, Portugal and St Kitts & Nevis.

During a power lunch, the Partners of Wildes & Weinberg, Leon Wildes, Steven Weinberg, and Michael Wildes, as well as Maria Patsalos, who also specializes in immigration law, discuss changes in their field, and reminisce about the John Lennon case. Senior Partner Leon Wildes even presented Maria with a signed copy of his newly released book John Lennon vs. The USA which has been recently published.

For more information on US or UK immigration law, please visit our firms websites at www.wildeslaw.com or https://www.mishcon.com/. Both Michael and Maria are available to provide workshops on Immigration Law for your company or organization. Feel free to reach out to Managing Partner Michael Wildes at michael@wildeslaw.com with any questions or to schedule an event.

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I received my Green Card from Michael Wildes and his firm some days ago. The petition approval and Green Card release represent a real achievement for people like me in the US. Michael Wildes and his team are excellent, and...

Luca Zammataro Date : November 22, 2022

Dear Michael Wildes, my husband and I would like to thank you and your team,  the work was not easy, especially in the statement, there were a lot of flaws, but we managed to correct everything in a short time,...

Jacques Carline Date : August 3, 2022

Our client David came to us after spending more than three years stuck in the immigration court morass with another attorney. His individual hearing wasn’t scheduled to occur for over a year, and he thought it might get pushed off...

David E. Date : June 8, 2022

Josh Wildes and Yoni Jonas are amazing! We sought Wildes & Weinberg help because our application for naturalization was taking a long time and seemed to be stuck in the system indefinitely. Within two weeks of submitting our paperwork to...

Daniela Bustamante Date : June 1, 2022

Michael Wildes and the rest of the team at Wildes & Weinberg were tremendously helpful in navigating us through the complexities of the immigration process. We are really happy with their service and would 100% recommend them to anyone looking...

Alan Herskowich and Nicole Woroszylski Date : May 26, 2022

Michael and his team are very professional and they always deliver. If you're looking to hire the best possible immigration law firm, you don't have to look any further, Wildes & Weinberg is the one.

Nick Holmstren Date : January 7, 2022

Walter Gottschalk and Michael Wildes at Wildes & Weinberg P.C Law Offices have been fantastic partners in our immigration journey. They were professional and helpful. I would recommend them without hesitation.

Bruno Caron and Melanie St. Amour Date : December 2, 2021

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