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Edward Shulman Named 2023 “Lawyer of the Year”

Immigration Attorney and founder of the Shulman Law Group, Edward Shulman, has been selected by his colleagues in the field of Immigration Law and recognized for his professional excellence by The Best Lawyers in America® wherein he has been officially named 2023 "Lawyer of the Year," for the State of New Jersey. The Best Lawyers in America® is a well-reputed research publication which has, as its core aim, the mission to highlight the top legal minds in…

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EDWARD SHULMAN ADMITTED INTO PRESTIGIOUS BAND ONE LEGAL RANKING OF CHAMBERS USA

Immigration attorney Edward Shulman, founder of the immigration law firm, the Shulman Law Group, has been rated a Band One Attorney by Chambers USA, one of only three immigration lawyers in the State of New Jersey to receive this highest distinction. Notably, lawyers are ranked in bands on a scale from 1 (the highest) to 6 (the lowest). Rankings are conducted by a team of independent research analysts at Chambers USA who employ in-depth methodologies, including…

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THE SHULMAN LAW GROUP WELCOMES OUR NEWEST ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Mary Lamberti, our newest Associate Attorney, graduated from Boston University School of Law in May of 2020 and is licensed to practice law in the state of New Jersey as of January 11, 2021.  Throughout her legal training, Mary has specialized in Immigration Law and has committed herself to advocating for the rights of immigrants. Over the past several years, she has worked as an Immigration Law Intern at Catholic Charities’ Bishop Francis Center for Legal…

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A HEARTFELT THANK YOU TO OUR SUMMER LAW INTERN, KAYLAN PURISIMA

At the Shulman Law Group, we would like to take the opportunity to recognize and express our gratitude for this year’s summer Immigration Law Intern, Kaylan Purisima.  We wish to extend a sincere thank you to Kaylan for her stellar work ethic, her passion for the field of immigration law, and her exceptional analytical and writing skills.  Particular appreciation is extended to Kaylan for her assistance with conducting research and writing blogs for our firm’s website…

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ATTORNEY EDWARD SHULMAN FILMED FOR IMMIGRATION DOCUMENTARY

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, film crew for an upcoming Documentary entitled Motherland visited the Shulman Law Group, a prominent Immigration Law Firm, located in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. Head Immigration Attorney and firm founder, Edward Shulman, was filmed to provide contextual perspective and legal insights regarding the main subject of the documentary who was a former immigration client of Attorney Shulman. Motherland is a heart-wrenching and powerfully compelling documentary that chronicles the life, struggles, and…

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IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY EDWARD SHULMAN ASSISTS IN OBTAINING PRESIDENTIAL CLEMENCY FOR RONEN NAHMANI

New Jersey-based Immigration Attorney Edward Shulman, founder of the Shulman Law Group and Immigration Counsel to the Aleph Institute, assisted in obtaining Presidential Clemency for Ronen Nahmani, a non-violent first-time offender who was convicted in 2015 of selling synthetic marijuana. After analyzing the fact pattern and circumstances of the case, Mr. Shulman wrote a key memorandum of law explaining the salient immigration issues and specific immigration relief for which Mr. Nahmani would and would not be…

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IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY EDWARD SHULMAN INTERVIEWED ABOUT JOE GIUDICE’S DEPORATION APPEAL DENIAL FROM THE BIA

During a recent Q&A interview with Hollywood Life, Immigration Attorney Edward Shulman supplied legal expert answers to questions about RHONJ star Joe Giudice's Deportation Appeal Denial and his legal fight to stay in the United States. In particular, Shulman answered questions relating to potential reasons for the BIA (Board of Immigration Appeals) denial, Mr. Giudice's next steps, the length of time he could likely spend in ICE Detention fighting deportation, and the process of an Appeal…

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DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFUL JULÍN CASTRO UNVEILS PLAN TO FIX IMMIGRATION POLICIES

Julián Castro, Democratic Presidential candidate from the state of Texas announced a plan to decriminalize illegal entry into the United States and to grant a path to citizenship for millions.  Appearing on MSNBC’s, The Rachel Maddow Show last night, he discussed the import of revamping asylum and detention policies, he opposes Trump’s border wall, he supports a pathway to citizenship, and he stated that ICE should be reconstituted with a more humane and compassionate approach to…

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EDWARD SHULMAN INTERVIEWED BY HOLLYWOOD LIFE FOR EXPERT OPINION ON JOE GIUDICE IMMIGRATION CASE

Immigration Attorney Edward Shulman's expert legal opinion was most recently sought by the online celebrity and entertainment news site Hollywood Life, a subsidiary of Penske Media Corporation launched by longtime magazine editor Bonnie Fuller, the former editor of the magazines Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Us Weekly. Attorney Shulman provided an exclusive interview, as part of the "Expert Says" series in which Los Angeles-based Hollywood news reporter Sarah Jones asked him to provide an expert opinion on the…

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R&B STAR MIGUEL’S SONG “NOW SHEDS LIGHT ON IMMIGRATION ISSUES

R&B star Miguel, long known for his poignant statements regarding social justice and civil rights, recently released a song called “Now which tackles issues related to detention centers in the United States. His haunting ballad is both a civil rights call to action and a portrait of the inhumane conditions in immigration detention centers. Miguel’s video for the song features both activists and former detainees discussing their views about and experiences with immigration detention in the…

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