The Shulman Law Group, LLC

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The Shulman Law Group, LLC

Named Top Immigration Lawyer by Newsweek and Time Magazines. Former Chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association and NJ Bar Association. Rated in Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Rated Best Immigration Law Firm by US News and World Report.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

The Shulman Law Group, LLC

The Shulman Law Group, LLC

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls

Named Top Immigration Lawyer by Newsweek and Time Magazines. Former Chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association and NJ Bar Association. Rated in Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Rated Best Immigration Law Firm by US News and World Report.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

Firm Overview

At The Shulman Law Group, LLC, our staff of immigration attorneys, fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French appreciate the dynamics of immigration law and how it has changed over the past few years. Now more than ever, we understand the immigration law process to be confusing, time-consuming, and frustrating. We help clients define their immigration law strategy, taking into consideration long-term goals, while successfully dealing with short-term needs.

With a convenient office in Elmwood Park, New Jersey, there is easy accessibility to all Immigration offices, detention facilities, and courts adjudicating immigration law issues throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Our attorneys have handled all types of immigration cases throughout the United States. Although our office is located in New Jersey, our clients are worldwide.

If you need an employment visa, wish to immigrate, or want to help bring a family member or employee to the United States, our immigration lawyers can help. If you are facing deportation or removal for any reason, you need our help. You may contact our immigration law office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Main Office

Main Office
619 River Drive, Second Floor
Suite 220
Elmwood Park, NJ 07407

Phone

(201) 773-0100

Fax

(201) 773-9240

Fees
Office Information
Office Hours

Monday - Friday (9am - 5pm)

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Portuguese and French

Immigration Law

Named Top Immigration Lawyer by Newsweek and Time Magazines. Former Chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association and NJ Bar Association. Rated in Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Rated Best Immigration Law Firm by US News and World Report.

At The Shulman Law Group, LLC, our staff of immigration attorneys, fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French appreciate the dynamics of immigration law and how it has changed over the past few years. Now more than ever, we understand the immigration law process to be confusing, time-consuming, and frustrating. We help clients define their immigration law strategy, taking into consideration long-term goals, while successfully dealing with short-term needs.

With a convenient office in Elmwood Park, New Jersey, there is easy accessibility to all Immigration offices, detention facilities, and courts adjudicating immigration law issues throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Our attorneys have handled all types of immigration cases throughout the United States. Although our office is located in New Jersey, our clients are worldwide.

If you need an employment visa, wish to immigrate, or want to help bring a family member or employee to the United States, our immigration lawyers can help. If you are facing deportation or removal for any reason, you need our help. You may contact our immigration law office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Edward Shulman

Edward Shulman is the founder and principal of The Shulman Law Group, LLC in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. Mr. Shulman's practice is limited to all aspects of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.

Mr. Shulman is the former Chairman for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the New Jersey Bar Immigration Law Section. He has been named as Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers for Immigration Law. He was cited in New York Magazine as Best Lawyers in the New York Area in the field of Immigration Law. He was showcased in Newsweek Magazine and Time Magazine as a Leading Immigration Attorney in the United States. Mr. Shulman has been a frequent lecturer on Immigration Law to AILA, the New Jersey Bar, the Federal Bar Association and numerous educational institutions including Princeton University. He has been cited for his legal opinion in various television, radio and written publications including the New York Times. He has been a legal consultant for E! News, the NBC Television Show, Law & Order and the Lifetime Television Legal Drama, Drop Dead Diva. Prior to becoming an Immigration Attorney, Mr. Shulman clerked for Judges in Newark, New Jersey and London, England. He was also a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Maui, Hawaii.

Edward Shulman earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and his J.D. degree from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. He is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, Hawaii and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Circuits.

Education

Syracuse University
B.A. English Literature, 1987

Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
J.D., 1991

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Edward Shulman

Edward Shulman is the founder and principal of The Shulman Law Group, LLC in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. Mr. Shulman's practice is limited to all aspects of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.

Mr. Shulman is the former Chairman for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the New Jersey Bar Immigration Law Section. He has been named as Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers for Immigration Law. He was cited in New York Magazine as Best Lawyers in the New York Area in the field of Immigration Law. He was showcased in Newsweek Magazine and Time Magazine as a Leading Immigration Attorney in the United States. Mr. Shulman has been a frequent lecturer on Immigration Law to AILA, the New Jersey Bar, the Federal Bar Association and numerous educational institutions including Princeton University. He has been cited for his legal opinion in various television, radio and written publications including the New York Times. He has been a legal consultant for E! News, the NBC Television Show, Law & Order and the Lifetime Television Legal Drama, Drop Dead Diva. Prior to becoming an Immigration Attorney, Mr. Shulman clerked for Judges in Newark, New Jersey and London, England. He was also a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Maui, Hawaii.

Edward Shulman earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and his J.D. degree from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. He is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, Hawaii and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Circuits.

Education

Syracuse University B.A. English Literature, 1987


Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center J.D., 1991


The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Cathy Baleiron

Cathy Baleiron, an Immigration Law Associate, has been practicing law for 17 years. Prior to joining the Shulman Law Group, LLC, Ms. Baleiron worked as the Supervising Immigration Attorney at Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, where she represented individuals before USCIS and the Immigration Court, with a specialization in family-based immigration cases.

She was credited with helping to create the tri-county Immigration Representation Project and was in charge of supervising other immigration attorneys, paralegals, and law students. Her honors include: The 2015 Paterson Alliance Extra Mile Award and the 2007 Legal Services of New Jersey Madeline L. Houston Outstanding Attorney Award. Ms. Baleiron has also conducted numerous Citizenship Clinics, Immigrant Rights workshops, and Immigration training sessions on various immigration topics.

Ms. Baleiron attended New York Law School where she participated in the school's Immigration Clinic. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from New York University. Additionally, she studied at the William and Mary School of Law in Madrid, Spain. She is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey and is fluent in Spanish.

Education

New York University
B.A. Political Science, 2000

New York Law School
J.D., 2004

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Cathy Baleiron

Cathy Baleiron, an Immigration Law Associate, has been practicing law for 17 years. Prior to joining the Shulman Law Group, LLC, Ms. Baleiron worked as the Supervising Immigration Attorney at Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, where she represented individuals before USCIS and the Immigration Court, with a specialization in family-based immigration cases.

She was credited with helping to create the tri-county Immigration Representation Project and was in charge of supervising other immigration attorneys, paralegals, and law students. Her honors include: The 2015 Paterson Alliance Extra Mile Award and the 2007 Legal Services of New Jersey Madeline L. Houston Outstanding Attorney Award. Ms. Baleiron has also conducted numerous Citizenship Clinics, Immigrant Rights workshops, and Immigration training sessions on various immigration topics.

Ms. Baleiron attended New York Law School where she participated in the school's Immigration Clinic. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from New York University. Additionally, she studied at the William and Mary School of Law in Madrid, Spain. She is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey and is fluent in Spanish.

Education

New York University B.A. Political Science, 2000


New York Law School J.D., 2004


The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Mary Lamberti

Mary Lamberti, our newest Immigration Law Associate, graduated from Boston University School of Law in May of 2020 and is licensed to practice law in the state of New Jersey. Throughout her legal training, Mary has specialized in Immigration Law and has committed herself to advocating for the rights of immigrants. Over the past several years, she has worked as an Immigration Law Intern at Catholic Charities Bishop Francis Center for Legal Immigration Services, the International Rescue Committee, and the Doors Legal Services Center. While in law school, she was Co-Director of the Boston University Chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) and was a member of the Public Interest Law Journal and Public Interest Project. She also served as a Research Assistant to Professor Karen Pita Loor.

Mary graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Montclair State University, where she majored in Music and minored in French. She matriculated in the University specialized Honors Program and was consistently on the Deans
List during her entire college tenure. She has working proficiency in French and Spanish.

Mary has particular expertise in conducting high-level legal research and in assisting with client affidavits. She has had experience with BIA appeals, VAWA, SIJ cases, and asylum applications.

License

Bar Number: 337682021
New Jersey, 2021

Education

Montclair State University
BA, 2017

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Mary Lamberti

Mary Lamberti, our newest Immigration Law Associate, graduated from Boston University School of Law in May of 2020 and is licensed to practice law in the state of New Jersey. Throughout her legal training, Mary has specialized in Immigration Law and has committed herself to advocating for the rights of immigrants. Over the past several years, she has worked as an Immigration Law Intern at Catholic Charities Bishop Francis Center for Legal Immigration Services, the International Rescue Committee, and the Doors Legal Services Center. While in law school, she was Co-Director of the Boston University Chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) and was a member of the Public Interest Law Journal and Public Interest Project. She also served as a Research Assistant to Professor Karen Pita Loor.

Mary graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Montclair State University, where she majored in Music and minored in French. She matriculated in the University specialized Honors Program and was consistently on the Deans
List during her entire college tenure. She has working proficiency in French and Spanish.

Mary has particular expertise in conducting high-level legal research and in assisting with client affidavits. She has had experience with BIA appeals, VAWA, SIJ cases, and asylum applications.

License

Bar Number: 337682021
New Jersey, 2021

Education

Montclair State University BA, 2017


Firm Overview

At The Shulman Law Group, LLC, our staff of immigration attorneys, fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French appreciate the dynamics of immigration law and how it has changed over the past few years. Now more than ever, we understand the immigration law process to be confusing, time-consuming, and frustrating. We help clients define their immigration law strategy, taking into consideration long-term goals, while successfully dealing with short-term needs.

With a convenient office in Elmwood Park, New Jersey, there is easy accessibility to all Immigration offices, detention facilities, and courts adjudicating immigration law issues throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Our attorneys have handled all types of immigration cases throughout the United States. Although our office is located in New Jersey, our clients are worldwide.

If you need an employment visa, wish to immigrate, or want to help bring a family member or employee to the United States, our immigration lawyers can help. If you are facing deportation or removal for any reason, you need our help. You may contact our immigration law office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Main Office

Main Office
619 River Drive, Second Floor
Suite 220
Elmwood Park, NJ 07407

Phone

(201) 773-0100

Fax

(201) 773-9240

Fees
Office Information
Office Hours

Monday - Friday (9am - 5pm)

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Portuguese and French

Immigration Law

Named Top Immigration Lawyer by Newsweek and Time Magazines. Former Chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association and NJ Bar Association. Rated in Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Rated Best Immigration Law Firm by US News and World Report.

At The Shulman Law Group, LLC, our staff of immigration attorneys, fluent in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French appreciate the dynamics of immigration law and how it has changed over the past few years. Now more than ever, we understand the immigration law process to be confusing, time-consuming, and frustrating. We help clients define their immigration law strategy, taking into consideration long-term goals, while successfully dealing with short-term needs.

With a convenient office in Elmwood Park, New Jersey, there is easy accessibility to all Immigration offices, detention facilities, and courts adjudicating immigration law issues throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Our attorneys have handled all types of immigration cases throughout the United States. Although our office is located in New Jersey, our clients are worldwide.

If you need an employment visa, wish to immigrate, or want to help bring a family member or employee to the United States, our immigration lawyers can help. If you are facing deportation or removal for any reason, you need our help. You may contact our immigration law office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Edward Shulman

Edward Shulman is the founder and principal of The Shulman Law Group, LLC in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. Mr. Shulman's practice is limited to all aspects of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.

Mr. Shulman is the former Chairman for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the New Jersey Bar Immigration Law Section. He has been named as Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers for Immigration Law. He was cited in New York Magazine as Best Lawyers in the New York Area in the field of Immigration Law. He was showcased in Newsweek Magazine and Time Magazine as a Leading Immigration Attorney in the United States. Mr. Shulman has been a frequent lecturer on Immigration Law to AILA, the New Jersey Bar, the Federal Bar Association and numerous educational institutions including Princeton University. He has been cited for his legal opinion in various television, radio and written publications including the New York Times. He has been a legal consultant for E! News, the NBC Television Show, Law & Order and the Lifetime Television Legal Drama, Drop Dead Diva. Prior to becoming an Immigration Attorney, Mr. Shulman clerked for Judges in Newark, New Jersey and London, England. He was also a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Maui, Hawaii.

Edward Shulman earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and his J.D. degree from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. He is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, Hawaii and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Circuits.

Education

Syracuse University
B.A. English Literature, 1987

Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
J.D., 1991

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Edward Shulman

Edward Shulman is the founder and principal of The Shulman Law Group, LLC in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. Mr. Shulman's practice is limited to all aspects of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.

Mr. Shulman is the former Chairman for the New Jersey Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the New Jersey Bar Immigration Law Section. He has been named as Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers for Immigration Law. He was cited in New York Magazine as Best Lawyers in the New York Area in the field of Immigration Law. He was showcased in Newsweek Magazine and Time Magazine as a Leading Immigration Attorney in the United States. Mr. Shulman has been a frequent lecturer on Immigration Law to AILA, the New Jersey Bar, the Federal Bar Association and numerous educational institutions including Princeton University. He has been cited for his legal opinion in various television, radio and written publications including the New York Times. He has been a legal consultant for E! News, the NBC Television Show, Law & Order and the Lifetime Television Legal Drama, Drop Dead Diva. Prior to becoming an Immigration Attorney, Mr. Shulman clerked for Judges in Newark, New Jersey and London, England. He was also a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Maui, Hawaii.

Edward Shulman earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and his J.D. degree from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. He is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, Hawaii and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Circuits.

Education

Syracuse University B.A. English Literature, 1987


Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center J.D., 1991


The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Cathy Baleiron

Cathy Baleiron, an Immigration Law Associate, has been practicing law for 17 years. Prior to joining the Shulman Law Group, LLC, Ms. Baleiron worked as the Supervising Immigration Attorney at Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, where she represented individuals before USCIS and the Immigration Court, with a specialization in family-based immigration cases.

She was credited with helping to create the tri-county Immigration Representation Project and was in charge of supervising other immigration attorneys, paralegals, and law students. Her honors include: The 2015 Paterson Alliance Extra Mile Award and the 2007 Legal Services of New Jersey Madeline L. Houston Outstanding Attorney Award. Ms. Baleiron has also conducted numerous Citizenship Clinics, Immigrant Rights workshops, and Immigration training sessions on various immigration topics.

Ms. Baleiron attended New York Law School where she participated in the school's Immigration Clinic. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from New York University. Additionally, she studied at the William and Mary School of Law in Madrid, Spain. She is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey and is fluent in Spanish.

Education

New York University
B.A. Political Science, 2000

New York Law School
J.D., 2004

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Cathy Baleiron

Cathy Baleiron, an Immigration Law Associate, has been practicing law for 17 years. Prior to joining the Shulman Law Group, LLC, Ms. Baleiron worked as the Supervising Immigration Attorney at Northeast New Jersey Legal Services, where she represented individuals before USCIS and the Immigration Court, with a specialization in family-based immigration cases.

She was credited with helping to create the tri-county Immigration Representation Project and was in charge of supervising other immigration attorneys, paralegals, and law students. Her honors include: The 2015 Paterson Alliance Extra Mile Award and the 2007 Legal Services of New Jersey Madeline L. Houston Outstanding Attorney Award. Ms. Baleiron has also conducted numerous Citizenship Clinics, Immigrant Rights workshops, and Immigration training sessions on various immigration topics.

Ms. Baleiron attended New York Law School where she participated in the school's Immigration Clinic. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from New York University. Additionally, she studied at the William and Mary School of Law in Madrid, Spain. She is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey and is fluent in Spanish.

Education

New York University B.A. Political Science, 2000


New York Law School J.D., 2004


The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Mary Lamberti

Mary Lamberti, our newest Immigration Law Associate, graduated from Boston University School of Law in May of 2020 and is licensed to practice law in the state of New Jersey. Throughout her legal training, Mary has specialized in Immigration Law and has committed herself to advocating for the rights of immigrants. Over the past several years, she has worked as an Immigration Law Intern at Catholic Charities Bishop Francis Center for Legal Immigration Services, the International Rescue Committee, and the Doors Legal Services Center. While in law school, she was Co-Director of the Boston University Chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) and was a member of the Public Interest Law Journal and Public Interest Project. She also served as a Research Assistant to Professor Karen Pita Loor.

Mary graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Montclair State University, where she majored in Music and minored in French. She matriculated in the University specialized Honors Program and was consistently on the Deans
List during her entire college tenure. She has working proficiency in French and Spanish.

Mary has particular expertise in conducting high-level legal research and in assisting with client affidavits. She has had experience with BIA appeals, VAWA, SIJ cases, and asylum applications.

License

Bar Number: 337682021
New Jersey, 2021

Education

Montclair State University
BA, 2017

The Shulman Law Group, LLC
Mary Lamberti

Mary Lamberti, our newest Immigration Law Associate, graduated from Boston University School of Law in May of 2020 and is licensed to practice law in the state of New Jersey. Throughout her legal training, Mary has specialized in Immigration Law and has committed herself to advocating for the rights of immigrants. Over the past several years, she has worked as an Immigration Law Intern at Catholic Charities Bishop Francis Center for Legal Immigration Services, the International Rescue Committee, and the Doors Legal Services Center. While in law school, she was Co-Director of the Boston University Chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) and was a member of the Public Interest Law Journal and Public Interest Project. She also served as a Research Assistant to Professor Karen Pita Loor.

Mary graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Montclair State University, where she majored in Music and minored in French. She matriculated in the University specialized Honors Program and was consistently on the Deans
List during her entire college tenure. She has working proficiency in French and Spanish.

Mary has particular expertise in conducting high-level legal research and in assisting with client affidavits. She has had experience with BIA appeals, VAWA, SIJ cases, and asylum applications.

License

Bar Number: 337682021
New Jersey, 2021

Education

Montclair State University BA, 2017


This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in New Jersey and has no record of discipline from the New Jersey bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.