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Mr. Zulkie concentrates in business immigration and corporate law and is licensed to practice law in Illinois and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
From 2004-2005, he served as president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, a national bar association comprised of 10,000 lawyers and law professors dedicated to immigration and nationality law which is headquartered in Washington, D.C. He currently serves as president of the American Immigration Council (formerly known as the American Immigration Law Foundation), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to increasing public understanding of immigration law and policy. He is the author of Immigration Compliance in Employment and Business, published by Callaghan & Co., which analyzes employer sanctions enforcement and business related visa issues. In addition, he is a regular lecturer at local and national continuing legal education seminars on the subject of business immigration and has published several articles in nationally distributed publications. He has been named a leading practitioner in the field of immigration law by The Best Lawyers in America, published by Woodward White, International Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, published by Law Business Research in London, England, and Leading Lawyers, a division of the Law Bulletin Publishing Company.
He has been interviewed by several national media publications including The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Business Week, and the Chicago Tribune and has appeared on the CBS Evening News, CNN, MSNBC, and National Public Radio to discuss breaking developments in immigration law. In addition, he has testified before the U.S. Congress on immigration issues.
Federal District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1977
Year of Birth: 1952
Law School: University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1977
Bar/Professional Association Involvement:
Illinois State Bar Association
American Immigration Lawyers Association
Published Legal Writing:
Mr. Zulkie is the author of Immigration Compliance in Employment and Business, published by Callaghan & Co., which analyzes employer sanctions enforcement and business related visa issues.
Zulkie Partners LLC offers sophisticated counseling in all aspects of business-related immigration law: nonimmigrant working visas; permanent residence sponsorship; employer sanctions compliance and enforcement defense; retention of permanent residence status for employees faced with a foreign business assignment; citizenship issues for multi-national managers.