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o-1 secured for marketing and brand strategist

Managing Partner Michael Wildes is proud to announce the approval of the petition filed to secure O-1 classification for Nicholas Mulholland.  

Mr. Mulholland has built an illustrious reputation over the past 20 years and has become recognized internationally as a leader in the business of marketing and branding strategy through his work representing some of the most well-known brands on earth. He has been responsible for directing the communications campaigns of the most popular products for major corporations and has been vital to the success of these brands and companies. Indeed, he has been called upon to mastermind communications strategies and implement marketing campaigns for such household names as Jack Daniel’s, Pepsi, Nescafe, Sony, Guinness, Johnnie Walker, Pedigree and Samsung, among others. Mr. Mulholland worked with Freuds, one of the top global communications and public relations firm. He also worked with the renowned non-profit organization Sarabande, also known as the Alexander McQueen Foundation, to preserve the legendary designer’s legacy and channel the organization’s brand and initiatives. He is also known for his recent groundbreaking work as the CEO for the Vernon Francois hair care line via Project V7 and at Rivian Automotive where he was on the Enterprise Leadership team managing communications, brand and marketing.

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 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, and by appointment only in Los Angeles, California, Denver, Colorado, 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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