Batya Ehrens

Batya Ehrens

Schwartz Ehrens Immigration Law PLLC
  • Immigration Law
  • New Jersey, New York
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Batya Ehrens is a passionate advocate for immigrants, and for economic growth through the contributions and ingenuity of immigrants. She is widely published and lectures on topics including: the DREAM Act; visa options for start-ups, techies and other entrepreneurs; issues affecting physicians; E-Verify; I-9 compliance; naturalization; and grassroots advocacy. Batya Ehrens founded the Schwartz Ehrens Immigration Law in New York City . The Firm is a full-service immigration law firm serves the mobility needs of individual and corporate clients around the world. We specialize in employment and family-based U.S. immigration (green cards and visas), as well as worksite compliance, and global mobility. We work with individuals and companies to help secure green cards and visas for foreign nationals seeking to live and work in the United States. Whether you are seeking to secure a green card or visa to work in the U.S., or you are looking to immigrate to the United States through marriage or a relative, we are available to plan and implement the best strategy for you.

Practice Area
  • Immigration Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    We accept all major credit cards.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New York
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Hebrew: Spoken
  • Japanese: Spoken
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Founder, Immigration Attorney
Schwartz Ehrens Immigration Law PLLC
- Current
Founded by L. Batya Schwartz Ehrens, Esq., our New York City - Manhattan-based full-service immigration law firm serves the mobility needs of individual and corporate clients around the world. We specialize in employment and family-based U.S. immigration (green cards and visas), as well as worksite compliance, and global mobility. We work with individuals and companies to help secure green cards and visas for foreign nationals seeking to live and work in the United States. ? ?Whether you are seeking to secure a green card or visa to work in the U.S., or you are looking to immigrate to the United States through marriage or a relative, we are available to plan and implement the best strategy for you.? ? A RECOGNIZED AUTHORITY IN THE FIELD Ms. Schwartz Ehrens is a passionate advocate for immigrants, and for economic growth through the contributions and ingenuity of immigrants. She is widely published and lectures on topics including: the DREAM Act; visa options for start-ups, techies and other entrepreneurs; issues affecting physicians; E-Verify; I-9 compliance; naturalization; and grassroots advocacy. In 2009, she co-edited The Immigration Compliance Book, a comprehensive reference book on worksite compliance and E-Verify. In 2014, she co-edited Forming and Operating an EB-5 Regional Center: A Guide for Developers and Business Innovators.
Immigration Law Adjunct Professor at CUNY School of Professional Studies
CUNY School of Professional Studies
- Current
Business Immigration Law Courses
Immigration Attorney
Pollack, Pollack, Isaac, & DeCicco, LLP
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Manage all employment-based immigration cases for corporate and individual clients including PERM/Labor Certifications and non-immigrant working visas; counsel corporate clients on I-9 compliance; prepare motions, appeals, and legislative updates to inform clients of changes in immigration policies.
Immigration Attorney - Leam Lead
Neil A. Weinrib & Associates, New York, NY
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H-1B Team Leader: specialized in non-immigrant visas for individual and corporate accounts; managed H-1B team; counseled corporate clients on nonimmigrant visas and permanent residency; international adoption cases; prepared motions, appeals, and legislative updates.
Immigration Law Consultant
Law Offices of Michael H. Markovitch, New York, NY
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Participated in client interviews, assisted in review of immigration petition documents for immigration proceedings.
Education
American University
J.D. / MBA (2004) | Law / International Business
Honors: Advanced Certificate Program in Immigration Law Studies
Emory University
B.A. (1999) | International Relations and East Asian Studies
Activities: Study Abroad: Kansai Gaidai University, Osaka, Japan
Awards
Pro Bono Guardian
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Benefactor
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Benefactor
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Benefactor
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Benefactor
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Professional Associations
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Guardian American Immigration Lawyers Association
- Current
American Immigration Council
New York Chapter Ambassador
- Current
American Immigration Lawyers Association (New York City Area chapter)
Advocacy and Corporate Practice Committees
- Current
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Pro Bono Benefactor
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Immigration Books And Articles 2006 - 2014
Forming and Operating an EB-5 Regional Center: A Guide for Developers and Business Innovators
ILW
How One New York Village Tackled the E-Verify Issue
LawLogix, the I-9 and E-Verify Blog
I-9 and E-Verify Practice Tips from the Experts for 2012
LawLogix, the I-9 and E-Verify Blog
mmigration Debate Does an About-Face
LexisNexis Immigration Law Community
What Employers Should Be Doing While Waiting for Mandatory E-Verify
The I-9 and E-Verify Blog
The Immigration Compliance Book
ILW
Certifications
Advanced Certificate Program in Immigration Law Studies
CUNY School of Professional Studies,
Websites & Blogs
Website
Best Immigration Lawyer - Caring , Expert, through, personalized service based in New York
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Contact & Map
Schwartz Ehrens Immigration Law
3 Columbus Circle
15th Floor
New York, NY 10019
USA
Telephone: (347) 961-8472
Fax: (760) 280-9999