2015 Fall Newsletter

  Successful L-1A Intra Company Transfer Non-Immigrant Visa Application We successfully obtained an approval for an L-1A intra company transfer visa for the new U.S. representative of a premium Argentinian winery.  The winery is setting up a new marketing operation in the U.S.  In order to bolster its marketing activities the Argentinian parent is sending […]

Investor Alert: Investment Scams Exploit Immigrant Investor Program

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services are jointly issuing this Investor Alert to warn individual investors about fraudulent investment scams that exploit the Immigrant Investor Program, also known as “EB-5.” The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) Office of Investor Education and Advocacy […]

Mr. Syed Receives AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

Mr. Syed Receives AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

Mr. Syed Receives AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent is the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating designation. It indicates that an attorney’s peers have observed him or her to be “very high to preeminent” in legal ability and to have “very high” ethical standards. These are some of the reviews: Posted by a […]

School House Massacre in Pakistan and the Responses, Perspectives

A non-CLE program proudly presented by ABA Section of International Law Co-sponsored by the India Committee, Asia-Pacific Committee, International Human Rights Committee, International Refugee Law Committee, Middle East Committee, National Security Committee, Muslim Bar Association of New York, SABA DC, and NAPABA Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:00 PM EST In Person Event w/ Teleconference Option […]

TBA’s General Practice Summit 2014

The Tennessee Bar Association (“TBA”) hosted its “General Practice Summit 2014” in Nashville, TN at the Tennessee Bar Center from August 14-16, 2014. A critical piece of this Summit was devoted to Electronic Discovery (“eDiscovery”) and how electronically stored information (“ESI”) is shaping the discovery process in Tennessee. The TBA invited Mr. Syed of the […]

NAPABA Conference

August was a very busy month at the Syed Law Firm! Syed Law Firm Principal and Founder, Mo Syed, participated in the 8th Annual NAPABA Southeast Regional Conference in Nashville, Tenessee, on August 14-15, 2014. The Conference was extremely interesting and informative. Filled with fascinating speakers and insightful panels covering a wide range of topics. […]

The Next Asian Cub Tigers?

Cambodia and Myanmar: The Next Asian Cub Tigers? (PDF) review by Mohammad Ali Syed Several Committees of the International Section, including the Asia Pacific Committee, collaborated to present this very timely and informative program. The organizers and speakers were as below: Program Chair – Mohammad Ali Syed, Syed Law Firm, PLLC, Nashville, TN; Moderator – Brenda A. Jacobs, Sidley […]

Super Lawyers 2013

Super Lawyers 2013

Syed Law Firm, PLLC among Washington, DC Super Lawyers It gives me great pleasure to share with you that Syed Law Firm, PLLC was named among the 2013 Washington, DC Super Lawyers in the Business Litigation category. Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high […]

ABA International Law

ABA International Law Newsletter: Mohammad A. Syed is the founding member and managing principal of the Syed Law Firm, PLLC, which has offices in Nashville, TN, Washington, DC, and New York City.  Mo’s areas of practice are commercial dispute resolution, business law, and immigration, and he specializes in assisting foreign companies and individuals in their […]

TBA News

An immigrant’s law story There are many immigrant law attorneys in the U.S. like myself.   After almost 12 years of law practice with private law firms in both D.C. and Nashville, I have recently started my law firm and focus, in part, on immigration matters.  As I write this, I am still feeling the joy […]