Christopher Ross

Christopher Ross

Location:
Charlotte, North Carolina,
Phone:
704-626-6396
800-564-1703
Fax:
704-442-8080
E-mail:
Mr. Ross’ practice focuses on employment-based immigration.  He works on a wide array of non-immigrant visas, lawful permanent residence applications, and naturalization cases including but not limited to H-1B specialty occupation petitions, L-1 intracompany transfer petitions, EB preferential visa categories, E-2 treaty investor petitions, TN (NAFTA) worker petitions, and R-1 religious worker petitions.  He represents employers in industries such as engineering, energy, health care, and religious work.  Prior to practicing employment-based immigration, Mr. Ross worked on immigration legislation, policy, compliance, and regulatory matters at the federal, state, and local levels.  He is proficient in Italian after studying the language at university and living in Italy for a year as a student.  He remains connected to Italian culture and language through his membership in the National Italian-American Bar Association (NIABA), the National Italian-American Foundation (NIAF), and following the country’s world-renowned calcio (soccer) league.  Mr. Ross is licensed in Maryland.

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 2013

Education

  • University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
    • J.D.
  • Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Honors Program
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), Member, 2017 - Present
  • National Italian American Bar Association, Member, 2018 - Present
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Member, 2015 - Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA, Member, 2013 - Present

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Based Immigration

Languages

  • Italian