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Accomplished Pennsylvania immigration attorney Valerie May named to the 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list

RELEASED: May 17, 2013


On May 17, 2013, Pittsburgh immigration and naturalization lawyer Valerie L. May was officially named for the third consecutive year to the prestigious list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, an honor bestowed annually on a maximum of 5 percent of attorneys in the state.

Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, chooses attorneys for this honor annually by practice area and firm size, according to an impartial, patented selection process that combines attorney-peer input and research into credentials, experience, honors and other professional achievements.

Attorney May’s legal practice

Attorney May represents clients from all over the country and the world in their interactions with United States immigration agencies and officials. Her extensive experience and comprehensive understanding of immigration law make her a wise choice for those seeking legal counsel in their quests to enter the U.S. for business, education, pleasure or to start new lives. Accordingly, she handles both family- and employer-based immigration matters, as well as nonimmigrant visas, amnesty and many, many other immigration and naturalization issues.

She also assists with immigration issues faced by employers like large corporations and hospitals in their efforts to hire world-class talent from abroad for U.S. operations, as well as by American educational institutions seeking to attract accomplished foreign professors and students.

Attorney May’s professional credentials

Valerie May received degrees with honors from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and Chatham College, and is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and several federal courts, including the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Third and Second Circuits. She is active in several professional associations such as the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and has served on the boards of charitable and nonprofit concerns, including the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, Family House and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Both national and local news organizations regularly reach out to Attorney May on immigration matters. For example, the New York Times and Associated Press, among others, have reached out to her as a resource on immigration and nationalization.

May Law Group LLC

Valerie May founded the immigration firm of May Law Group LLC in 2003. Three other attorneys have since joined the prominent Pennsylvania and New York immigration law firm. To contact the May Law Group, call 412-291-4400 (Pittsburgh), 347-839-1700 (New York City) or 215-880-4977 (Philadelphia) or visit /.

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