Attorney Chris Benischek offers counsel and legal representation in business immigration matters, particularly treaty-based work visas, as well as investment-based work visas and permanent residency.
He offers the same in family-based immigration matters, with particular emphasis upon cancellation of removal and waivers of inadmissibility (the I-601 waiver).
Chris Benischek has been practicing immigration law since 1994. He has represented corporations and individuals before immigration tribunals, and state and federal courts. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
Chris Benischek is admitted to practive law in New York, New Jersey, and Colorado. Although based in New York, as immigration law is a federal matter, Mr. Benischek may represent clients on cases that will not be filed in New York.
Mr. Benischek regularly represents clients here in the United States and abroad at U.S. consulates and embassies in Europe, Mexico and world-wide.
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Areas of Representation include:
Treaty-trader and investor visas (E-1, E-2)
Other Treaty Visas (E-3)
Religious Worker Visas
EB-5 investment-based permanent residency
Permanent residency for advanced degree professional and those of extraordinary ability
Deportation Defense, including Asylum and Bond hearings
Waivers of Inadmissibility and Cancellation of Removal
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448 East 116th Street New York, N.Y. 10029
ABOUT CHRIS BENISCHEK
Chris Benischek, a graduate of Notre Dame Law School in 1994, has been practicing law since 1994. He has extensive experience in complex civil litigation and immigration matters, and has represented Fortune 500 corporations and high-networth persons before immigration tribunals and state and federal courts. He spent four years in-house in the corporate world as deputy general counsel at a 700-man financial institution handling all immigration matters, as well as corporate matters including political lobbying on Capitol Hill, before returning to his own immigration firm in 2008. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Mr. Benischek is Of Counsel to Cytowski LLC, an international business law firm with offices in New York and Warsaw, Poland.
Mr. Benischek is admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey and Colorado. He is also admitted to practice in the federal courts of the Second Circuit, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.
Although based in New York, Mr. Benischek can (and does) represent clients on cases that will not be filed in New York, because immigration law is a federal matter. He regularly takes on representations for clients in other States or abroad, and is comfortable with long-distance representation via the internet. He represents clients here in the United States, abroad, and at U.S. consulates or embassies in Europe, Africa, the Far East, Down Under, and Mexico and the rest of Latin America.
J. D. Notre Dame Law School, 1994
Graduate studies in philosophy, the Catholic University of America
B. A. in history from Vassar College
Regis High School, New York City
Honors and awards:
Three-year fellowship in philosophy, the Catholic University of America, Washington, D. C.
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448 East 116th Street
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Phone: (646) 248-2800
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