Three Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm attorneys have been recognized in the latest edition of Super Lawyers.
Co-Managing Partner Steven H. Garfinkel and Partner Hannah F. Little were both selected to the 2021 North Carolina Super Lawyers list while Partner Colleen F. Molner received a 2021 North Carolina Rising Stars designation.
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a multiphase process, combining peer nominations, evaluations and independent research. Lawyers eligible for the Rising Stars designation must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.
No more than 5 percent of attorneys in North Carolina are named to the Super Lawyers list while no more than 2.5 percent receive a Rising Stars designation.
Garfinkel, who founded the Firm in 1997, has been practicing U.S. Immigration Law for more than 35 years. He is one of a limited number of attorneys certified as a Specialist in Immigration Law by the North Carolina State Bar and is a Past Chair of the Immigration Specialization Committee.
Little is certified as a Specialist in Immigration Law by the North Carolina State Bar, as well. She has also recently been recognized by Who’s Who Legal, the North Carolina Pro Bono Honor Society, The Best Lawyers in America© and earned a prestigious AV Preeminent Rating®.
In addition to Super Lawyers, Garfinkel and Little were both named to the Business North Carolina (BNC) 2021 Legal Elite list earlier this month.
Molner, meanwhile, is also certified as a Specialist in Immigration Law by the North Carolina State Bar and was selected as a Future Leader in Corporate Immigration in the 2020 edition of Who’s Who Legal.
She has extensive experience in the preparation of complex nonimmigrant and immigrant visa petitions, including extraordinary ability petitions, multinational executive and manager petitions, H-1B petitions, E-2 treaty investor applications, L-1 blanket applications and responses to Requests for Evidence.
Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm builds strong relationships with its clients based on trust and performance, leveraging creative approaches and industry-leading expertise to provide insight and legal advice.
The Firm is known for its responsiveness, close contact, partnership with HR managers and leadership and, of course, effectiveness in executing the legal work.
Garfinkel Immigration’s top priority is providing high quality legal service to the businesses and individuals we serve.