Professional Recognitions

Firm Recognitions and Memberships:

  • Alliance of Business Immigration Lawyers member
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association member
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014 "Best Law Firms" U.S. News - Best Lawyers®
  • Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce
  • British-American Business Council
  • Charlotte Chamber
  • Charlotte Regional Partnership
  • Charlotte World Trade Association
  • German American Chambers of Commerce
  • Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce
  • Lincoln Economic Development Association
  • The Employer's Association
  • World Affairs Council of Charlotte
  • Charlotte Business Journal 2017 Best Places To Work

Steven H. Garfinkel, Esq.

  • 2017 James E. Cross Jr. Leadership Award, North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specializatio
  • Super Lawyers, 2008 - 2018
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2008 - 2017
  • Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, 2008 - 2017
  • Top 25: Charlotte Super Lawyers, 2013 - 2014
  • Top 100: North Carolina Super Lawyers, 2013 - 2016
  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating

Meredith W. Barnette, Esq.

  • Campbell University Law School Book Award
  • Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, 2018

Hannah F. Little, Esq.

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating
  • Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, 2018
  • North Carolina Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2018
  • NC Pro Bono Honor Society, NC Pro Bono Resource Center, 2017
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2016
  • North Carolina Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2014
  • Pro Bono Guardian, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Pro Bono Hero, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2012

William R. Hummel, Esq.

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law Book Award: International Children's Law, Business Migration, and Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic
  • Carolina Board Certified Immigration Law Specialist

Colleen F. Molner, Esq.

  • Elon University School of Law Wills Drafting Clinic Award to Commitment
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Leadership Class of 2018
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Law Day Committee
  • Carolina Board Certified Immigration Law Specialist

Holly Hatton Kuzeyman, Esq.

  • 56th Annual Conference of Bar Presidents and the Annual Young Lawyers Summit in Wilmington, Delaware, 2015
  • Legal Writing Award, Charlotte School of Law, 2009-2010
  • AILA Washington D.C. Chapter Professional Development Committee, 2018