Mark Weiner, Elite Immigration Lawyer
LEGAL & REGULATORY EXPERIENCE
- Attended over 5,000 administrative hearings
- Florida Bar Professional Ethics committee (2010-2012)
- Florida Bar Continuing Education Committee (2010-2013)
- Florida Bar Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee (1993-1994)
- President, American Immigration Lawyers Association, CFC, (1999-2000)
- Board Certified in 1997 as an Expert in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Florida Bar. Board Certified Emeritus in 2005-2015
- Board Certification Committee, where I wrote and graded the Florida Bar Board Certification exam for Immigration and Nationality Law (2001-2007)
- Member: American Immigration Lawyers Association since (1989)
- Lecturer: American Immigration Lawyers Association (1992-present)
- INS Eastern Regional Liaison Committee (1991-1992);
- Chair, Advanced Immigration Law Seminar for the Florida Bar and the American Immigration Lawyers Association, St. Petersburg, Fl., (2000)
- Recipient of the Outstanding Legal Award from the Saint Ignacio Law School, Buenos Aires, Argentina, (2004)
- American Immigration Lawyers Association Board of Governors (1999-2000)
- Member American Chamber of Commerce, Lima, Peru; Frankfurt, Germany and Prague, Czech Republic.
- Czech Bar Association, 2005-2014;
- Frequent media spokesperson for immigration.
- Contributing articles editor for the China World Journal.
Mr. Weiner has lectured extensively on US Immigration law worldwide since 1992, including:
- Caracas, Venezuela; Montreal, Canada; Curitiba, Brazil; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Cuenca and Quito, Ecuador; Dublin, Ireland; Prague, Czech Republic; Frankfurt, Germany; Skopje, Macedonia; Belgrade, Serbia, Zagreb, Croatia; Bar, Montenegro; Cape Town, South Africa and Shanghai, China.
- Ethics in a Down Market, March, 2009;
- Immigration on ICE, Business Review, September 2008;
- The Need for a Bilateral Investment Treaty Between the U.S. and the P.R.C., vol. 1, Lewis and Clark School of Law, Summer, 1987;
- The L1-A Intracompany Visa: Investing and Immigrating to the U.S.A., Florida Bar International Law Quarterly, Summer, 1993;
- A Solo Practitioner’s Nightmare: The Immigrant, Hillsborough County Lawyer, October 1993,
- The Visa Guide, which was written in Spanish and presented at a 1992 seminar in Caracas, Venezuela.
- Numerous publications on US Immigration Law in languages such as: Portuguese, Serbian, German and Chinese.
- Currently completing a law review article entitled, “Constitutional Rights of Non-Citizens.”
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- American Immigration Lawyers Association, Central Florida Chapter (Past President).
- Phi Delta Phi (Secretary, 1987-1988)
CERTIFICATIONS AND SPECIALTIES
- Law degree from the People’s Republic of China
- Chinese (Mandarin)
Mark Weiner Law is easily accessible to all of our immigration clients. While our headquarters is located Miami, Florida, we have allied offices in Prague, Czech Republic, New Delhi, India, Lima, Peru, Shanghai, China and Guayaquil, Ecuador. This provides our clients access worldwide, no matter where they are.
The mission is to help every person who is pursuing the dream of coming to the United States. We believe our country’s strength lies in its diversity. Through the efforts of our team of attorneys, paralegals, and staff, we seek to develop legal and ethical strategies and provide outstanding service to every client, with a commitment to excellence; empathize with each client throughout the complex immigration process, understand their dreams, and celebrate their joys and successes; foster a positive and team-oriented work environment, where our mutual respect for each other and our excitement for our work is shared with our clients; and educate our clients and the immigrant community with our continually expanding, cutting-edge knowledge of immigration laws and regulations.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- L, E, O, P, H, R, J and Q non-immigrant visas for the USA
- EB-5 “Employment Creation” permanent resident visas
- Worksite compliance
- Family petitions and Green Cards
- Consular interviews
- Pre-immigration business and tax planning
- Permanent residency
- Cross-border transactions
- International finance and investor visas
- Multi-national corporate structuring
- WTO and other international arbitration covenants
- International Intellectual Property