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Focus: Latin America Expo
Meet Custodians of Trusted Relationships for Latin America
May 25th, 2017 - Miami, Florida

Info on Latin America:

  • In Latin America Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Argentina & Venezuela are good sources of EB-5 markets
  • Within the last several years, almost 50% of investments from Latin American countries have come through relationships maintained in the greater Miami area
  • Miami is the right place to reach professionals who have relationships with high net worth individuals from Latin America. Going to Miami instead of visiting the six countries saves travel costs, is safer and saves time
  • Immigration Attorneys, Real Estate professionals and Financial professionals with relationships with high net worth individuals in Latin American countries will attend the expo. (There will be no investors at the meeting.)

Latin America EB-5 Expo:

  • You will meet immigration attorneys, real estate professionals and financial professionals who have relationships with high net worth individuals from Latin America. You will speak to the assembled professionals.
  • The Expo hall will include a seminar theater with display tables at the back of the room for exhibitors. Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.

Silver Package: Sponsored Briefs - $1999
Gold Package: Sponsored Addresses - $3999
Platinum Package: Welcome & Conclusion - $5999

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Atlanta, GA - Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Our Atlanta office seeks multiple experienced immigration attorneys to join the firm’s expanding practice and assume a major role in our business immigration group. Requirements: Juris Doctor; Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing; During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice; Must have 3 or more years of business immigration experience in a fast paced environment; Candidates should possess extensive experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas; Must possess experience in high-volume business immigration work environment; Excellent writing, organizational and research skills are required. Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Attorneys including: Comprehensive training and development programs including a Firm-wide Attorney Retreats every year, Firm sponsored CLE and bar admission expenses, Competitive Bonus Programs, 401K, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video) and an EAP Program. To apply for this position, please email your resume to Vanessa Russell at Vanessa.Russell@ogletreedeakins.com with “ATLANTA IMMIGRATION ASSOCIATE” in the subject line.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Raleigh, NC - Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Our Atlanta office seeks multiple experienced immigration attorneys to join the firm’s expanding practice and assume a major role in our business immigration group. Requirements: Juris Doctor; Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in the state of employment; During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice; Experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas is preferred; Experience in high-volume business immigration work environment is a plus; Excellent writing, organizational and research skills are required. Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Attorneys including: Comprehensive training and development programs including a Firm-wide Attorney Retreats every year, Firm sponsored CLE and bar admission expenses, Competitive Bonus Programs, 401K, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video) and an EAP Program. To apply for this position, please email your resume to Vanessa Russell at Vanessa.Russell@ogletreedeakins.com with “RALEIGH IMMIGRATION ASSOCIATE” in the subject line.

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