Immigration

Accomplished Individuals & Families

If you are an accomplished individual or wish to immigrate to the United States through a family member, Mintz Levin is here to guide you through the entire process. We have helped accomplished individuals in virtually every field and nearly every country in the world.

No matter what your field is, we will take your case and help you find the best solution, including exploring visa categories that do not require employer sponsorship. Mintz Levin’s Immigration Practice provides comprehensive legal services to accomplished individuals, such as entrepreneurs, scientists, and investors, seeking to live and work in the United States. We also advise clients on all classes of family-based immigration.

Quick Facts


  • Successful track record representing clients before USCIS, State Department, consular offices abroad, and DOL
  • Known for finding solutions to tough cases
  • Collaborate with attorneys in firm’s Corporate & Securities, Tax, Privacy & Security, Private Client, and Employment, Labor & Benefits practices
  • American Bar Association liaison to the DOL on immigration matters
  • Long-standing commitment to human rights advocacy
  • Pro bono leader in asylum cases

Areas of Focus

  • Employer-sponsored work visa and green card options for individuals 
  • Expatriation and renunciation
  • Green card applications for individuals with extraordinary accomplishments in the arts, business, sciences, and related fields
  • Green cards through National Interest Waiver classification
  • Immigrant and nonimmigrant visa applications at consulates and embassies
  • Intra-company employee transfers
  • PERM labor certification and green card sponsorship

Rankings & Recognitions

  • U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers:
    • Practice ranked top tier nationally and in Boston
  • Chambers Global:
    • Practice chair ranked for Immigration: Business: USA
  • Attorneys consistently ranked in the following:
    • Best Lawyers in America
    • Massachusetts Super Lawyers
    • Who’s Who Legal
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Barbara Chin

Barbara Chin

Associate

Boston (617) 348-4405
William L. Coffman

William L. Coffman

Of Counsel

Boston (617) 348-1890
Boston (617) 348-4468
Boston (617) 348-1771
Maryanne Kline

Maryanne Kline

Associate

Boston (617) 239-8498
Boston 617-239-8464

Clients We Serve

  • Artists
  • Entertainers
  • Scientists developing cutting-edge technology
  • Individuals launching a business venture in the United States
  • Entrepreneurs who want to start a business in the United States
  • Employees transferring within a multinational organization
  • Large and small multinational businesses