Born in Brooklyn, New York, Stephen Singer is one of New York’s most prominent immigration attorneys. Mr. Singer earned his B.S. at Johns Hopkins University and his J.D. at Brooklyn Law School. He is currently admitted to practice in New York, the U.S. District Courts of New York’s Southern and Eastern Districts, the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Bringing nearly forty years of legal practice to Barst, Mr. Singer’s experience is matched by his exceptional reputation. A member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Mr. Singer has also served on AILA’s membership committee. He has been awarded Martindale Hubbell’s AV Preeminent rating, indicating that peers rank him at the highest levels of professional excellence and ethical standards.
Outside of his distinguished legal career, Mr. Singer is an accomplished author and columnist for Korean and Chinese newspapers.
Johns Hopkins University, B.S., 1967
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1971
State Bar of New York, 1971
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1973
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1973
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1976
U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
Honors & Distinctions
- AV Preeminent rated by Martindale Hubbell
- Membership Committee, American Immigration Lawyers Association