Kevin R. McNamara

Member / Chair, Immigration Practice vCard


  • Fordham University (JD)
  • Tufts University (BA)

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts


  • Spanish

Kevin is the Section Manager for Mintz Levin’s Immigration Practice. He has over 20 years’ experience in immigration and nationality law, and his practice is focused on employment-based immigration matters. Kevin’s clients range from major corporations and institutions to individuals, including scientists, artists, athletes, academics, investors, and entrepreneurs. He has served as immigration counsel to schools, universities, and research institutions as well as companies in the high-tech, pharmaceutical, biomedical, engineering, and financial services industries.

Before joining Mintz Levin, Kevin was an immigration partner in the Boston office of another law firm. Prior to this, he was director at another law firm for 14 years.

Recognitions & Awards

  • Massachusetts Super Lawyers: Immigration (2008 – 2009)
  • Best Lawyers in America: Immigration Law (2017– 2018)
  • Honorary Member, Association of Fellows and Legal Scholars of the Center for International Legal Studies
  • Recommended by The Legal 500 United States for Labor & Employment: Immigration (2015, 2017)

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • Past chair, AILA New England Chapter
  • Past AILA Liaison to USCIS Vermont Service Center
  • Past AILA Liaison to Massachusetts Department of Employment & Training
  • NDFL Fellow, Institute of Latin American Studies, University of Texas, Austin
  • Big Brother, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay