Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP’s business immigration practice group possesses comprehensive knowledge of immigration law and policy and more than a century of experience in employment-based immigration. We advise companies, organizations, and individuals on immigration matters involving specialty occupation workers, managers and executives, investors and entrepreneurs, students and trainees, artists and entertainers, and scientists and researchers, to name a few.
We represent clients of all types and sizes in a wide range of industries, including science, engineering, technology, banking, finance, healthcare, biotechnology, sports, entertainment, education, and marketing. We are a full-service immigration law firm capable of helping clients obtain immigration benefits in any visa category.
The firm’s Business Immigration Practice leadership is comprised of a highly skilled group led by Kathleen Grzegorek, Josie Gonzalez and Yeu Hong. This dynamic team of attorneys possess more than 68 years of experience in immigration law. As a full-service firm, the SGG Business Immigration Practice Group represents individuals and companies in a vast area of specialties, dedicated to providing excellent legal representation making SGG one of the most trustworthy and reliable firms nationwide
Kathleen Grzegorek has been a California State Bar-Certified Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law for over 20 years. She has over twenty-six years of immigration experience serving a diverse client base with an emphasis on business immigration in the professional, high technology, academic, fine arts, scientific and entertainment fields. Clients ... Read More
Josie Gonzalez is a partner of Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP, and has represented employers in all aspects of immigration law for 30 years. She is a former public defender and criminal defense attorney. Ms. Gonzalez is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where she received Bachelor’s, Master’s, ... Read More
Yeu S. Hong is a partner at Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP. Mr. Hong has practiced immigration law since 1998 and was employed at a Los Angeles based boutique immigration law firm for 13 years prior to joining Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP in 2014. He represents individuals and corporations ... Read More
“Big Data” occupations include the Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analytics and Computer Vision industries. SGG regularly handles cases involving these fields, and they require a special strategic touch in order to overcome U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and Department of Labor (DOL) barriers. As immigration attorneys ... Read More
As an employer you may have heard about how – without a “heads-up,” without regulatory or legislative changes, the current administration is drastically changing the landscape impacting the hiring and retention of foreign nationals in the U.S. After nearly forty years of practicing in the immigration field, representing employer and ... Read More
On October 8, 2017, the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey announced that effective immediately non-immigrant visa services are suspended indefinitely at all U.S. diplomatic facilities in Turkey. This includes the embassy in Ankara and consulates in Istanbul and Adana. The suspension of services is not a visa ban on Turkish citizens, ... Read More