Shaun Staller Appointed Co-Chair of the Philadelphia Chapter of AILA Diversity & Inclusion Committee

November 05, 2020

Obermayer immigration attorney Shaun Staller was recently appointed Co-Chair of the new Diversity & Inclusion Committee for the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). AILA is the national association of more than 15,000 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law. AILA member attorneys represent U.S. families seeking permanent residence for close family members, as well as U.S. businesses seeking talent from the global marketplace. AILA members also represent foreign students, entertainers, athletes, and asylum seekers, often on a pro bono basis. Founded in 1946, AILA is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that provides continuing legal education, information, professional services, and expertise through its 39 chapters and over 50 national committees.

Learn more about AILA here.

Shaun is a business immigration attorney with broad international experience who counsels individuals and businesses across all industries in navigating the complex U.S. immigration system. He focuses his practice on employment-based visas and related compliance in both immigrant and nonimmigrant visa categories and assists employers in developing comprehensive immigration strategies for their global workforce. He also works closely with foreign entrepreneurs seeking to start new ventures or to invest in the U.S. Additionally, he advises employers on employee documentation and compliance requirements and represents clients before federal agencies, including the Department of Homeland Security (USCIS), the Department of Labor and the Department of State.

Shaun serves on the Board of Equality Forum, an LGBTQ civic organization geared toward education and civic engagement, and is a part of Obermayer’s Diversity & Inclusion committee. Learn more about Shaun and his legal experience here.