Wolfsdorf Immigration Law Group is a
full-service immigration law firm
providing top-quality worldwide immigration
and visa services to multinational
corporations, small businesses, hospitals,
universities, research institutions
and individual clients.
Wolfsdorf is a recent
past President of the American
Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).
For the past four years, including
and 2010, the International Who’s
Who of Business Lawyers
named Mr. Wolfsdorf the Global Corporate Immigration Lawyer of the Year 2013, stating
“[Mr. Wolfsdorf] received more votes
from clients and peers worldwide than
any other lawyer.
Law Group is one of the leading corporate
immigration law firms in the United
States." According to Who's Who,
"he is "hugely impressive"
in the eyes of his peers and regarded
as being " at the pinnacle of
the profession." Avi Friedman
is "first-class for consular
work." Lisa Yu and Cliff Rosenthal
complete a very strong contingent
from the firm's Santa Monica office,
and this strength is complemented
by the inclusion of the "excellent"
Naveen Rahman Bhora in New York.
International Who's Who
of Business Lawyers
Wolfsdorf Immigration Law
Group is a member of ABIL (Alliance
of Business Immigration Lawyers) and
ABIL Global. ABIL has over
400 top-rated immigration professionals
spanning over 50 countries who are
available to provide comprehensive
and cutting-edge immigration law services.
Wolfsdorf attorneys have the expertise to navigate complex immigration matters, as demonstrated by their excellent reputation in top-rated peer review reports. Our team’s exceptional knowledge and expertise in immigration law make the Wolfsdorf Immigration Law Group the immigration law firm of choice for a diverse client base, from individuals to Fortune 500 companies. No matter how complicated your case, our attorneys can help you navigate the complexities of U.S. immigration laws.
The Wolfsdorf Immigration Law Group is committed to excellent customer service. Our attorneys and legal assistants have expertise in almost every type of immigration case, and a track record of achieving success with the most difficult cases. Our staff of almost 50 employees ensures prompt and expert attention to client’s immigration law matters. Languages spoken include Afrikaans, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese), Farsi, French, Georgian, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog and Turkish. We maintain offices on both the West and East Coasts (Santa Monica, California, and New York City).
Who’s Who of Business
The Wolfsdorf Immigration firm is
listed by International
Who’s Who of Business Lawyers
among the top corporate immigration
firms in North America with four of
its attorneys listed*.
Friedman is listed as
lawyer who assists applicants with
visa interviews at US consular posts
worldwide and represents clients at
US border posts in Canada and Mexico,
Rosenthal for specializing
in the business and entertainment
Chambers & Partners Acknowledgments
The Wolfsdorf firm was selected for the second year in a row as a top-tier immigration practice by the leading peer-reviewed attorney guidebook Chambers & Partners. The review concludes: “The lawyers [at Wolfsdorf] have the latest knowledge at their fingertips and are able to communicate this to clients effectively. The firm was singled out because of its capacity to handle “a broad range of immigration matters for companies and individuals as well as for its expanding global immigration practice and varied clientele.
named a “Star Individual,
one of only three lawyers in California
to receive this highest ranking. Chambers
describes Bernie as “a
fabulous leader and lawyer who is
always willing to educate his clients.
Chambers also praised Lisa
Yu for her knowledge
of “corporate immigration
and for her work with “universities
and other research institutions in
immigrant and non-immigrant
Super Lawyers Listings
Attorneys Bernard Wolfsdorf, Avi
Friedman and Allison-Claire
Acker were again listed
as “Super Lawyer Southern
California Super Lawyers, an
annual publication that lists the
top 5% of all attorneys in the field.
Further, attorney Cliff
Rosenthal, was listed
as “Rising Star."
U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America
The Wolfsdorf firm was again named
a First-Tier Immigration Practice
in Metropolitan Los Angeles in the
“Best Law Firms",
a joint publication of Best
Lawyers, the oldest
and most-respected peer-review publication
in the legal profession, and U.S.
News and World Report,
an internationally renowned news magazine
with more than 10 million readers
worldwide. The rankings are based
on the results of an exhaustive survey
of over 100,000 lawyers, clients,
and businessmen across the United
* Who's Who Legal nominees are selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. It is impossible to buy entry into this publication. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed. As a result, the Who's Who Legal findings are known to be among the most accurate and the most reliable.
Chambers guides are compiled through
extensive research, including thousands
of interviews with clients and rival
attorneys by a team of 50+ full-time
researchers. The rankings and editorial
comment about lawyers are all independent
and objective. Inclusion in the Chambers
Guide is based solely on the research