EB5 Investors Magazine is pleased to announce the Top 5 Litigation Attorneys of 2023. To be eligible, distinguished attorneys needed to perform litigation and related legal services for the EB-5 program.
For more information or to contact any of these professionals, we invite you to view their listings at www.EB5Investors.com/directories.
Carrasquillo Law Group
Fulvio Cajina, an experienced litigator in civil rights cases, employment law, discrimination, catastrophic injuries, and business disputes, has successfully represented both plaintiffs and defendants in state, federal and appellate courts. He also brings a corporate and business perspective and thorough understanding of corporate matters to his practice. Cajina started his career as a corporate associate in Manhattan at a boutique international law firm, and prior to becoming an attorney, he also worked in Washington, DC, at both the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Reserve. He also has experience in litigation and arbitration proceedings related to the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program.
Robert V. Cornish, Jr.
Law Offices of Robert V. Cornish Jr.
Bob Cornish is a securities and litigation attorney with over 25 years of experience in handling matters for investors and others in the global financial markets. Prior to forming his own firm last year, he was a partner at respected U.S. law firms. Cornish has held the FINRA Series 24 General Securities Principal license. His current litigation practice concentrates on serving both EB-5 investors and regional centers in a variety of securities and commercial matters, including those in U.S. courts and in arbitration. Cornish maintains law licenses in New York, Tennessee, Arkansas, Wyoming and DC, and has litigated in courts in Florida, California and elsewhere. He also serves as an expert witness in EB-5 matters, has been ranked a Top 5 Litigation Attorney by EB5 Investors Magazine for several years, and designated a “Super Lawyer” in securities litigation matters.
The Galati Law Firm
Matthew Galati has been an EB-5 attorney since early 2011. He has represented hundreds of EB-5 stakeholders, including investors, developers, regional centers and others. In recent years Galati has pivoted much of his practice to be more litigation-focused. He has represented hundreds of investors facing delays and denials, as well as regional centers seeking project approvals. Beyond EB-5, he represents immigrants from all walks of life, including in family immigration, business startups, E-2 visas, and extraordinary ability cases. Galati was recently given the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s 2022 Joseph Minsky Young Lawyer Award for his outstanding contributions made as a young lawyer in the field of immigration and nationality law. He has been named a Top 25 Immigration Attorney and Top 5 Litigation Attorney by EB5 Investors Magazine consistently since 2018.
Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli & Pratt
John Patrick Pratt is a partner at Kurzban, Kurzban, Tetzeli & Pratt, P.A., in Coral Gables, Florida. Pratt received his BA degree from Florida State University and his Juris Doctor from Tulane University School of Law. Pratt is admitted to the bars of the State of Florida, State of New York, and the District of Columbia, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He previously served in the Board of Governors of AILA, in addition to acting as a director and president of AILA’s South Florida Chapter. Pratt concentrates in all areas of immigration and nationality law.
Steven Reingold, a partner at Saul Ewing LLP, represents businesses and their owners, executives, directors, and officers in complex disputes spanning various industries. Drawing upon decades of litigation and alternative dispute resolution experience, he regularly represents EB-5 lenders, developers, regional centers, and investors in matters pertaining to EB-5 investments. He also handles shareholder and partnership disputes, as well as matters involving contracts, loan documents, and other commercial relationships. Reingold is licensed to practice in Massachusetts, New York, Georgia, New Jersey, and New Hampshire, and often appears in cases in jurisdictions across the United States.