We leverage our unrivaled legal expertise to develop innovative and effective solutions to deliver exceptional service to every client.
A core service since 1980, BAL has the proven processes, quality controls, proprietary technology and strategic thinking to ensure your talented employees are in place to change the world.
BAL helps you navigate legal complexities, the competitive environment and internal policies to ensure your Permanent Labor Certification (PERM) program is a sustainable competitive advantage to recruit and retain talent.
From analyzing the impact of acquiring another citizenship to investigating the various paths to citizenship, we’ve helped thousands of individuals obtain citizenship in a new country.
We deliver fast, compliant solutions to ensure your employees are able to travel with confidence.
BAL brings specialized expertise to the immigration needs of athletes, artists, musicians and entertainers, so they can deliver their next exceptional performance.
The most experienced H-2A and H-2B legal experts deliver a proven approach to support temporary staffing opportunities.
BAL has focused exclusively on immigration law for more than 40 years. Our landmark work has literally changed global immigration law. We’ve supported nearly 2 million people in their immigration journeys, across countries using all types of visas and permanent resident applications.
Successfully argued that sexual orientation was not sufficient cause for the INS to exclude admission into the United States.
Secured expansion of the definition of “professionals” who qualify for H-1B status.
Overturned the systematic denial of Employment-based Second Preference (EB-2) immigrant visa petitions by the INS.
Won settlement allowing those in H-1B status to reclaim time spent outside the U.S.
Won decision redefining “additional recruitment” steps needed for PERM labor certification.
USCIS issues policy memo adopting an Administrative Appeals Office victory by BAL clarifying EB-2 post-baccalaureate experience requirements.
In order to best advocate for foreign student athletes and their schools, the BAL Sports & Entertainment and Government Strategies teams set...
When news broke earlier this year that the U.S. State Department was planning a pilot program to bring back domestic
If your business is facing seasonal or other short-term staffing needs, or economic uncertainty is impacting your permanent hiring decisions,...
You may have seen the news recently. “U.S. Passport Holders Will Need a Visa to Travel to Europe in 2024.”
Our approach delivers the best of BAL to clients ranging from multinational Fortune 500 companies moving thousands of employees each year to businesses with a single immigration case.