Mr Ian Band > Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
2200 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, NW
WASHINGTON DC 20037
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
United States

Work Department

Labor and Employment, Immigration, EB-5 Immigrant Investor

Position

Partner

Career

Mr Band’s practice focuses exclusively on business and family immigration law. He has in-depth experience providing legal services and counseling in all aspects of business and family immigration law to corporate and individual clients, as well as actors, directors, costume designers, and other individuals in the entertainment industry. Mr Band represents businesses and individuals before the US Citizenship and Immigration Services, Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Department of Labor, State Department, Department of Homeland Security and US consular posts. He also counsels businesses on I-9 compliance and related governmental investigations.  As the Co-Chair of the Firm’s Pro Bono Committee in Washington, DC, Mr Band counsels immigrant domestic abuse victims through a partnership with Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services.

Memberships

Admitted to the District of Columbia and Maryland Bars

Education

  • JD, American University Washington College of Law, 1987
  • BA, University of Maryland, 1984

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Labor and employment > Immigration

Led out of its Washington DC office, the team at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP handles global immigration mandates, sponsorship issues and compliance work for domestic and international corporates. Jointly managed by veteran professional Ian Band and business immigration expert Adam Rosser; the team is active in the healthcare, pharmaceuticals and retail sectors, advising clients on temporary work visas, including H-1B, O-1, and permanent residence matters through PERM. Counsel Suzan Kern handles green card applications for employers and maintains a busy pro-bono immigration practice. At the associate level, Sara Harlow advises on family-based immigration matters whilst Lieselot Whitbeck in Miami is the contact for global workforce transfers.