Tejal Shah, Esq.
Law Office of Tejal Shah, P.C.
LI: 2545 Hempstead Turnpike, Suite 403, East Meadow, NY 11554 (mailing address)
NYC: 261 Madison Avenue, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10016
Ms. Shah specializes in the representation of foreign companies expanding their operations and investors or entrepreneurs investing or creating new U.S. start-ups through various business and investor visas (i.e., B-1, E-1, E-2, H1-B, O-1, L-1 and EB-5). Her proficiency in business immigration includes advising and counseling on the best business visa particular to each client’s long ranging goals and objectives. She brings value through her understanding of the corporate structures underlying a successful and seamless transition of a business beyond its borders.
Her expertise in immigration includes obtaining temporary and permanent visas for foreigners of extraordinary ability, multi-national executives and managers, workers with specialized knowledge, professionals, artists, researchers, fashion models, chefs, athletes, cultural exchange participants, information technology specialists, religious workers, investors, scientists, physicians, nurses, agricultural workers, etc. (i.e., B, F, L, M, J, O, H1-B, Q, TN, P, R, H-2B, H-3, and the EB-1 – EB-4 employment-based permanent residency petitions).
She has also represented individuals in deportation/removal proceedings before DHS’s Executive Office for Immigration Review. She is especially proud of her commitment to helping asylees, refugees, victims of torture, battered women, and international child adoptees in gaining a fresh start in the U.S. Her realm of knowledge includes handling immigrant and non-immigrant waiver proceedings for individuals seeking to enter or presently in U.S. unlawfully through temporary or permanent status after alleged immigration law violations.
Ms. Shah is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School and The University of Texas at Austin where she majored in government and journalism. She worked as a journalist for a number of years at prominent national news organizations in New York before enrolling in law school.
Practice Areas: Immigration Law, Business Law, Collections, and Real Estate