Mark D. Koestler


  • Thursday, May 23, 2013
    Editor: Please review for our readers the principal immigration reform proposals in the Border Security and Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013.
  • Monday, January 3, 2011
    The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS") has been making unannounced site visits at companies that file H or L work visa petitions for their workers. For the most part, the visits have focused on a company's H-1B workers. The United States Department of Labor ("DOL") also has been carrying out its own investigations. For example, in...
  • Friday, June 1, 2007
    Editor: Would each of you gentlemen tell our readers something about your professional experience? Koestler: I am a partner at Kramer Levin and a member of the business immigration group. I have been practicing in this area of the law since 1993. I am a former Chair of the New York Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Editor: Would each of you summarize for our readers your career experience? Ruthizer: I have been practicing immigration law since the mid-1970s. I started with a small boutique firm that specialized in business immigration. In the late 1980s I moved on to become the first full-time immigration partner at a major New York firm which eventually merged...