Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, one of the world’s largest immigration law firms, has been named “Immigration Law Firm of the Year” by Best Lawyers®.
Best Lawyers® “Law Firm of the Year” awards are country and practice area specific. They are determined based on a handful of factors, including: feedback from lawyers recognised by Best Lawyers® on individual lawyer and firm-wide work, the size and coverage of the firm in a specific practice area, historical analysis of the firm’s “Lawyer of the Year” awards in this area, and research surrounding the firm’s overall scope and areas of expertise.
Only one law firm per legal practice area receives this recognition, making the award a significant achievement. Berry Appleman & Leiden has also received a First Tier ranking in Houston, San Francisco and Washington, DC by Best Lawyers®.
The award caps a tremendous milestone year for the firm:
- Opening of a 60-person office in mid-town Manhattan.
- Establishing an unprecedented strategic alliance with Deloitte UK that combines the best of Deloitte’s scale, expertise and breadth outside of the United States with BAL’s unparalleled legal expertise and high quality immigration services in the United States.
- Launching a large-scale Centre of Excellence in Richardson, Texas to support over 600 cross-functional professionals including attorneys, legal and operational staff, as well as expansions of offices in Boston, Houston, McLean, Va. and Walnut Creek, Ca.
- Unveiling of the industry’s first mobile immigration app, enabling anytime, anywhere case management across Android and iOS devices. The app is a component of Cobalt® the firm’s innovative digital immigration platform.
About Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP
Berry Appleman & Leidenis singularly focused on meeting the immigration challenges of corporate clients around the world in ways that make immigration more strategic and enable clients to be more successful.
Established in 1980, the firm provides immigration expertise, top-notch information security and leading technology innovation like its Cobalt® digital immigration services platform.