Klasko Named North American Regional Representative Office of Investment Migration Council
17 February 2016 – New York, NY
Klasko Immigration Law Partners is pleased to announce that it has been chosen to be the North American Regional Representative Office of the Investment Migration Council (IMC). The IMC will now have regional representative offices in Hong Kong, London and NYC.
The IMC is the only global, non-profit organization associated with investment-related migration. Based in Geneva, Switzerland, the worldwide association for investor immigration and citizenship by investment brings together the leading stakeholders in the field and gives the industry a voice. The IMC sets the standards on a global level and interacts with other professional associations, government and international organizations on issues related to investment migration. The IMC helps to improve public understanding of the issues faced by clients and governments in this area and promotes education and high professional standards among its members.
Klasko Immigration Law Partners Chairman Ronald Klasko stated “We are honored and feel very privileged to be the IMC’s representative for North America. The US has one of the most active investment migration programs in the world, the EB-5 Visa program. Our firm has been advising thousands of investors since the inception of the program and therefore is uniquely positioned to be of great assistance to the Council and its membership. We look forward to expanding our representation of high net worth individuals seeking citizenship by investment in many countries throughout the world. In so doing, we will contribute our experience and expertise to the IMC membership; and our clients will benefit from the shared knowledge and best practices provided by the IMC.”
IMC CEO Bruno L’ecuyer, added “We are delighted to have Ron Klasko heading our North American office. Thanks to his wealth of knowledge and expertise, we are confident that our strong synergies will allow us to reach our objectives in setting the global standards, promoting professional development and high ethical standards among our members, as well as, bridging the gap between Academics, Government & Professionals”
About Klasko Immigration Law Partners
Klasko Immigration Law Partners, LLP has offices in Philadelphia, New York, and Chicago and has been selected as one of the top 5 business immigration law firms in the United States by the prestigious Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Chambers and Partners) for the past ten years. The Firm is consistently rated in the top tier of immigration law firms by U.S. News and World Report and Chambers Global. Our lawyers have also been recognized in Best Lawyers in America and as top EB-5 lawyers by EB5 Investors Magazine.
The Firm’s 24-member EB-5 Team is one of the largest and most respected EB-5 practices in the world. It is led by H. Ronald Klasko who served 4 terms as Chair of the EB-5 Committee of AILA and as Chair of the Best Practices Committee of IIUSA. He is globally recognized as a leader among EB-5 lawyers. The firm’s EB-5 Blog is considered a “must read” for cutting edge EB-5 information, and its website serves as one of the most expansive and trusted sources on EB-5 law.
For more information, please see www.klaskolaw.com or www.eb5immigration.com.