Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 09060514 (posted Jun. 5, 2009)"
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, June 3, 2009
LAS VEGAS, NV - The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) today appointed T. Douglas Stump, an immigration attorney from Oklahoma City, OK as the association’s new Treasurer. The appointment took place during sessions of AILA’s 53rd Annual Conference being held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
For over 25 years, Mr. Stump has been an attorney, practicing immigration law exclusively, and maintaining offices in both Tulsa and Oklahoma City. He focuses his practice on employment-based immigration law, complex deportation, federal court litigation and family immigration matters.
A nationally recognized attorney, Mr. Stump has been listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers since 1996, and is listed in “Best Lawyers in America” for immigration law. Mr. Stump was recently recognized in Oklahoma Magazine as one of the Top 50 Super Lawyers in Oklahoma, and has been afforded an AV Rating by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
An elected Director of the Board of Governors and former past president of AILA’s Texas Chapter, Mr. Stump previously chaired the National Security Liaison Committee and AILA’s CIS Administrative Appeals Office Liaison Committee. Additionally, Mr. Stump is a senior editor for AILA Publications, and an adjunct professor of immigration law at the Oklahoma City University School of Law, where he earned his JD.
The American Immigration Lawyers Association is the national association of immigration lawyers established to promote justice, advocate for fair and reasonable immigration law and policy, advance the quality of immigration and nationality law and practice, and enhance the professional development of its members.