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Main Office
230 West Monroe
Suite 1125
Chicago IL 60606


(312) 824-6199


(312) 541-9711

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Johnson, Blumberg & Associates' immigration team assists individuals and companies in a variety of industries with their immigration law needs.

Johnson, Blumberg & Associates, LLC (JB&A) is a dynamic and experienced, minority-certified law firm. JB&A has diversified areas of practice in which we represent individuals and businesses in several practice areas with offices in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Our unique and broad footprint in the Midwest allows us to be of greater service to our clients. Immigration law is a particular area of emphasis.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Excellent timelines Significant experience in the immigration law Broad geographic reach to consolidate your attorney network Personalized service and aggressive representation from your attorneys Attorneys and staff that promptly reply to your e-mail and voicemail Competitive rates

Iskra Panteva

Johnson Blumberg & Associates, LLC

Iskra Panteva is the head of the Immigration Department at Johnson, Blumberg & Associates. She advises multinational companies, executives, and individuals on all aspects of employment-based immigration, investment and family immigration. She has assisted companies in best practices with issues involving nonimmigrant visas, permanent residency and corporate compliance. Furthermore, her practice expends in representing individuals in family-based and complexed removal defense cases. Before joining JBA, she was an Associate Attorney in one of the largest global law firms. Iskra is an active member of American Immigration Lawyers Association, a committee member of CVLS and AILA National Pro Bono Liaisons. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and is admitted to practice law in Illinois, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.


Bar Number: 631289


Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Juris Doctor,

Kenneth Johnson

Johnson Blumberg & Associates, LLC

Kenneth Johnson is co-founder and managing partner of Johnson, Blumberg & Associates, LLC. Kenneth has acquired over 20 years of experience representing banks, mortgage lenders, services and creditors in both secured and unsecured transactions. His experience includes foreclosures, bankruptcy, REO closings, Immigration law, collections, document preparation and representation of fortune 500 companies in a variety of corporate business transactions. Ken is AV Preeminent Peer-Review Rated 4.9 out of 5.0 by Martindale-Hubbell and licensed to practice law in the states of Illinois, Michigan, and Minnesota. Prior to coming to Illinois, he served on a statewide panel in Minnesota created to improve default litigation and increase efforts toward foreclosure prevention. Currently, Ken serves on the CEO Council for Chicago United and on the Board of Link Unlimited Scholars, LLC. As Managing Partner for Johnson, Blumberg & Associates, he is directly responsible for all day to day staff, client and firm-wide issues. Kenneth oversees the Immigration Department and all post-judgement matters including Sales, REO and Evictions. Under his leadership Johnson, Blumberg & Associates has become the go-to firm for lenders and servicers when complex questions arise. Ken has worked hard to create a culture that places value on excellence and diversity. His insistence on these principals has made Johnson, Blumberg & Associates one of the most desirable places to work in this industry. Ken graduated from the University of Iowa Law School in 1993 and was a member of the Law Review and received a B.A. degree from the University of Michigan in 1990.


University of Iowa Law School
Juris Doctor, 1993

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