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EB-5 People in Focus: Achievements & Awards

EB5Investors.com Staff

The immigration practice from the international law firm Proskauer Rose is joining Fragomen to be based in the firm’s New York office. Led by David Grunblatt, Partner and Head of Immigration at Proskauer Rose, the accomplished team includes Valarie McPherson, Jennifer Wexler, and Erica Loomba, who is an EB5investors verified immigration attorney.

CanAm Capital Partners and Toll Brothers Campus Living are forming a new joint venture to develop a high-end student housing community in Miami, Fla. Lapis, the 1,086-bed, 293-unit project will be developed near the main campus of Florida International University. CanAm Capital Partners is the private-equity affiliate of CanAm Enterprises, which oversees multiple Regional Centers verified by EB5Investors.com.

Eli Akhavan, Senior Counsel in Norton Rose Fulbright’s Trusts and Estates Group, has been appointed by the American Bar Association (ABA) as the vice chair of ABA’s International Tax Planning Committee. Based out of Norton Rose Fulbright’s New York office, Akhavan specializes in tax structuring and estate planning, and has represented numerous national and international UHNWIs.

Memphis Bar Association’s Access to Justice Committee recognized Baker Donelson attorney Matthew S. Mulqueen as a 2021 Champion of Justice. A shareholder in Baker Donelson’s Memphis office, Mulqueen is also chairman of the office’s Pro Bono Committee.

Lauren DiMaggio, a Fragomen attorney specializing in federal immigration and nationality law, has been promoted to a Senior Associate in the firm’s London office, where she is part of the U.S. Consular Practice.