Philadelphia, PA, April 12, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Legal Intelligencer announced the Professional Excellence Award winners. These awards recognize the work and achievements of law firms and attorneys within the Pennsylvania legal community each year. There are ten categories of Professional Excellence, and Matthew Galati of Green and Spiegel was one of twenty five recipients of the Lawyers on the Fast Track Award.
When asked about Matt’s accomplishment, U.S. practice director of Green and Spiegel Jonathan Grode said, “Matt is definitely on the fast-track. He has deftly carved out a practice niche that has provided tremendous growth for the Firm. What impresses me most about Matt is that he never rests on his laurels. He is always looking for ways to expand his practice and identify cutting edge areas of immigration law. We are proud of Matt and have no doubt that this success will continue.”
Within the Professional Excellence Awards, there are ten categories, including Attorney of the Year, Distinguished Leaders, Lifetime Achievement, Litigation Departments, GC Impact, Best Mentors, Power Players, Law Firm Innovators, Unsung Heroes, and Lawyers on the Fast Track. Jonathan Grode won the 2018 Distinguished Leader Award last year, making this Green and Spiegel’s second consecutive Professional Excellence Award. Lawyers on the Fast Track takes into consideration the nominee's development in their field of law, leadership roles, significant cases, published writings, lectures and seminars, peer recognition, and accomplishments as a lawyer. Once nominated, a panel of judges within the Pennsylvania legal community reviews each candidate’s qualifications. This recognition is such an honor because recipients cannot have received this award before.
At the age of 33, Matthew Galati is a rising star within the immigration law community. He has previously held positions at two of the largest EB-5 firms in the country and in 2016 Matthew joined Green and Spiegel. He has expanded the EB-5 practice group over twenty-fold in three years, becoming one of the largest EB-5 firms in the United States. As head of the Immigrant Investor division of Green and Spiegel, his main focus has been helping families looking to immigrate to the United States. His practice areas include immigrant and nonimmigrant investors, corporate counseling, litigation, and worksite compliance (Form I-9 and E-Verify).
About: Green and Spiegel is one of the world’s oldest immigration law practices specializing in North American immigration law. From large corporate employee transfers to difficult family sponsorships and humanitarian applications for permanent residence, Green and Spiegel can help. With top legal minds in corporate employee transfers, removal/deportation, immigrant investment, family immigration, immigration compliance, and resolving inadmissibility issues, the professionals at Green and Spiegel have been recognized as industry leaders.