Mr Adam Rosser > 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

Energy, Financial Services, Retail, Labor and Employment, Immigration, EB-5 Immigrant Investor

Position

Partner

Career

Adam’s practice focuses exclusively on business immigration law, working with human resources departments, global mobility managers and in-house counsel to develop and pursue customized corporate immigration policies and strategies, facilitate the hiring and international movement of key personnel, and comply with I-9 regulations. He advises individuals and businesses seeking to obtain immigration benefits for themselves and their employees, and works with corporate attorneys to evaluate and advise about immigration matters in M&A transactions. His clients vary from Fortune 100 companies to start-ups, hospitals, schools, and nonprofits. He manages the delivery of high quality immigration services related to the hiring of foreign nationals and movement of personnel between international offices, with a focus on L-1, H-1B, E-2, TN, O-1, and H-3 visa categories, and all of the employment-based permanent residence categories. He also helps manage the firm’s global immigration practice, and regularly advises clients about family-based sponsorships and naturalization applications.

Outside of the office, Adam is a contributing author to the firm’s Immigration Law Blog and a regular speaker and presenter at conferences and client locations, informing other immigration professionals and human resource personnel on a wide range of business immigration law topics.

Memberships

Admitted to the District of Columbia Bar
Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Education

  • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 1999
  • BA, International Relations, Boston College, cum laude, 1995

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.