BARST ATTORNEYS AT LAW
IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS IN NEW YORK CITY SINCE 1930
As the oldest lawfirm in the United States focusing exclusively on immigration law, Barst Attorneys at Law has established itself as a renowned resource for clients and companies in all legal matters related to business and commercial immigration. Our New York City immigration attorneys, each with about 20 years of legal and courtroom experience, have helped numerous manufacturers, agencies, firms, companies and organizations worldwide with comprehensive counsel in several immigration areas, including working visas, citizenship, corporate compliance and permanent residency.
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BARST ATTORNEYS AT LAW
Our NY immigration and business lawyers average 20 years of legal experience, and each is dedicated to providing every client with representation that is tailored to his or her particular needs. This tradition of excellence is rooted in the work of our founders, who pioneered the practice of immigration law and established Barst as a leader in the field more than 80 years ago.
Recent News & Insights
NYC Law Requiring Salary Disclosure in Job Postings and its Potential Impact on the PERM Labor Certification Process
On December 15, 2021, the New York City Council passed a bill that would require employers with four or more employees to disclose the starting salary range on all postings and advertisements for positions located in New York City. That bill became...
U.S. Department of State Expands Interview Waivers for Employment-Based and Academic Nonimmigrant Visas
On December 23, 2021, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) announced that it will extend its policy permitting consular officers to waive in-person interviews for individuals renewing a visa in the same visa class within 48 months of the prior visa’s...
New Travel Restrictions in Response to Omicron Variant
Effective November 29, 2021, the United States has restricted travel from South Africa and seven other African countries to combat the spread of the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus. Under the new travel restrictions, the U.S. will bar...
Barst Attorney Alexis S. Axelrad named to Lawdragon 500 Lawyers 2021 List
November 30, 2021 – Barst Mukamal & Kleiner is proud to announce that for the second consecutive year partner Alexis S. Axelrad was named to the Lawdragon 500 Leading Corporate Employment Lawyers guide. This honor is reserved for the nation’s...
AILA Latin America and Caribbean Chapter Conference
Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP Partner Alexis S. Axelrad will speak at the American Immigration Lawyers Association Latin America and Caribbean Chapter (LACC) Conference in Santa Fe on December 3, 2021. The panel discussion, entitled “Hot...
AILA California Chapters Virtual Conference
Barst Mukamal & Kleiner LLP Partner Alexis S. Axelrad will participate in a panel discussion entitled “Travel Bans and National Interest Exceptions” at the American Immigration Lawyers Association California Chapters Virtual Conference on...