Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 07061563 | Dated June 14, 2007
ORLANDO - The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) today appointed Bernard P. Wolfsdorf of Pacific Palisades, California as the association’s National First Vice President for the 2007-2008 term. The appointment took place during sessions of AILA’s 51st Annual Conference being held in Orlando, Florida.
Bernard Wolfsdorf is the founding partner of the Wolfsdorf Immigration Law Group, one of the largest immigration firms in the United States with offices in Santa Monica and New York. He is a California state bar certified specialist in immigration and nationality law and is listed in Martindale Hubbell’s Pre-eminent Specialist Directory with the highest possible rating in ethics and competence.
Mr. Wolfsdorf is featured in The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, California Super Lawyers, and the International Who’s Who of Business Immigration Lawyers. His firm figures prominently among the top immigration firms in the nation, with three nominees among the International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers. "The firm is increasingly considered ‘[a] force to be reckoned with,’ on a national scale." —Chambers Global.
Mr. Wolfsdorf has been featured in many articles by major news publications, including the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Daily Journal, the Orange County Register, New York Times, and USA Today. He is a featured guest for radio and television news programs and has been interviewed regularly by CNN.
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.
For more information call George Tzamaras at 202-216-2410 or Brooke Hewson at 202-216-2435.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 07061563.