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Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP

3355 W ALABAMA STREET, SUITE 1050, HOUSTON, TX 77098, USA
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Roberto Caballero

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Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP

Position

Partner

Career

Mr. Caballero is the Managing Partner for the Houston and Austin offices of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. He currently devotes his practice to immigration matters relating to temporary work visas, employment-based immigration, naturalization, and consular processing, focusing specifically within the energy, engineering and technology industries.

Mr. Caballero is an expert in U.S. immigration and nationality law. He is known for his expertise in the energy, engineering and technology arenas, and provides his clients with specific and comprehensive legal advice including, but not limited to, developing and formulating corporate immigration policies, advising on the ramifications of mergers and acquisitions, and managing his clients’ immigration programs. He advises and represents employers and individuals before the US Department of Homeland Security, the US Department of Labor and the US Department of State. Mr. Caballero’s clients include Global Fortune 100 corporations as well as regional companies located within the US. He is also a frequent speaker at national and international industry conferences and CLEs.

Languages

English

Member

Member, Board of the American Immigration Council American Immigration Lawyers Association Past Chair, Texas Chapter – AILA AILA National Conference Chair, Nashville, TN, 2012 AILA National Conference Vice-Chair & Chair, Business & All NIVs, San Diego, CA, 2011 Member, LGBT Immigration Issues Working Group – AILA Past Secretary, Treasurer & Vice-Chair – AILA Texas Chapter Past Chair, Fundamentals & Special Sessions, Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., 2010 – AILA Past Member, Annual Conference Committee, Las Vegas, 2009 – AILA Past Chair, Gay/Lesbian Interest Group – AILA Past Chair, LGBT Immigration Issues Working Group – AILA Past Member, EB-5 Investor Committee Past Member, Strategic Planning Committee – AILA Past Member, Department of State Liaison Committee Member, Mayor’s Hispanic Advisory Board, Houston, TX Board of the American Immigration Council.

Education

St. Mary’s University School of Law, JD

Loyola University, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Admitted to: State Bar of Texas


United States: Labor and employment

Immigration

Within: Immigration

Highly respected by peers and clients, Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP is entirely dedicated to corporate immigration matters, dealing with every aspect of immigration, including pioneering innovative technological solutions within the field. In February 2018, the firm launched a mobile, cloud-based immigration application and, in June 2018, formally established an alliance with Deloitte UK for the provision of global immigration services for multinational companies. Jeremy Fudge, managing partner in Dallas office, is focused on the delivery of worldwide immigration services to his clients. Kortney Gibson is also in Dallas, where she, in addition to managing the US program for one of the biggest technology company, assists clients in obtaining visas in the extra 0-1 extraordinary ability and H-1B specialty occupation visa categories. San Francisco-based founding partner David Berry is helping human resources and global mobility professionals to augment their worldwide immigration programs. Vernadette Antonio, who is also in San Francisco, overseas the firm’s global immigration practice. From Houston and Austin, Roberto Caballero advises clients in the energy, engineering and technology sectors with non-immigrant visas, naturalization and consular processing.  Washington DC-based managing partner Lynden Melmed is the expert when it comes to compliance issues and government investigations. Liane Cooney leads the McLean, Virginia office and focuses on clients in the software and technology industries. The firm continues to grow and now has a total of nice offices throughout the US. The newest is New York, which opened with the acquisition of 60-lawyer team from Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.; under the leadership of Robert Groban, the new team adds significant on-the-ground capabilities in the Northeast and New York metropolitan area. Ruth Clark and Stephanie Wolf were made partners in January 2018. Senior associate Tiffany Martinez from the San Francisco office is also recommended.

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