About Edward Litwin
Edward R. Litwin is an EB-5 immigration attorney and founder of Litwin & Associates, a law firm located in the San Francisco Bay Area that helps individuals and employers meet their immigration needs. Attorney Litwin has practiced law since 1975 and is nationally recognized as an expert on immigration law. His work concentrates on business visas and labor certification, in addition to other immigration services.
Litwin & Associates primarily focuses on helping Northern California individuals and businesses with family and business immigration matters from its four Bay Area offices. The firm’s attorneys apply themselves individually, and collectively, to the pursuit of excellence as a mid-sized, dynamic immigration law firm.
Attorney Litwin has earned praise for his many legal contributions. He has also served as an adjunct professor of immigration and nationality law at the McGeorge School of Law and the University of San Francisco Law School. He has been included in the National Registry of Who’s Who, the seventh edition of Best Lawyers in America, the ninth edition of Who’s Who in American Law, Strathmore’s Who’s Who, An International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers, and the 1999-2000 edition of the Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals.
In addition to his work in law, attorney Litwin has given numerous lectures at advanced immigration law seminars given throughout Canada, Puerto Rico, and the United States. He has also published numerous articles on immigration law in Personal News, the Immigration Journal, and Immigration Law & Procedure.
Attorney Litwin is a graduate of the University of California Hastings College of Law. He is certified as a Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law according to California State Bar standards of specialization and is admitted to practice law in the state of California and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Attorney Litwin is a member of the American Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, the Christian Legal Society, the San Francisco Bar Association, and was an elected member to the board of governors of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
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