Foster Ranked “Band 1” Firm for Immigration, USA in 2019 Chambers USA Guide
HOUSTON – April 25, 2019 – Foster LLP, a leading immigration law firm, was ranked as a “Band 1” firm for Immigration in the USA category for the firm’s Houston and Austin offices in the newly released 2019 Chambers USA Guide. Chambers provides an annual ranking of the best law firms based on independent research and interviews with lawyers and clients worldwide.
Chambers says the firm is “adept at acting for corporations, as well as individuals and families, on a range of issues, including work permits, visas and citizenship. [Foster LLP] routinely acts for investors and startups in connection with securing EB-5 visas. The full range of assistance includes litigation and appellate services.”
Notable practitioners include founding partner and Chairman Charles Foster, recognized by Chambers as a Senior Statespeople. Clients say Foster is “very knowledgeable” and a “thought leader” in the immigration space. He has a well-established reputation for advising on a range of immigration strategy and policy matters for corporate clients.
Judy Lee, recognized by Chambers as a Band 1 attorney, is “highly recommended for the strength of her business immigration practice and she enjoys an excellent reputation among her clients.” Lee focuses her practice on assisting corporations with their employment-based immigration concerns.
John Meyer, recognized by Chambers as a Band 3 attorney, is regarded by peers as “a strong, competent attorney.” He has a wide-ranging business immigration practice and divides his time between the firm’s headquarters in Houston and multiple international locations.
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