FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2017

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER RANA JAZAYERLI TO SPEAK AT EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT GLOBAL NY EVENT

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Rana Jazayerli will speak at the Empire State Development Global NY event β€œAn Exploration of the Finger Lakes and Western NY: FDI, Education and Tourism Opportunities.” Ms. Jazayerli will discuss immigration issues at a luncheon on Wednesday May 17, 2017 at Templeton Landing in Buffalo.

Ms. Jazayerli provides counsel on all areas of U.S. immigration law, with a focus on employmentbased visas, counseling employers on a broad range of immigration matters, including the hiring of foreign nationals under temporary employment visa categories such as H-1Bs and L-1As. She also advises employers on proper I-9 form compliance and the use of the federal E-Verify employment authorization program.

In addition, Ms. Jazayerli has extensive expertise in the EB-5 Immigrant Investor visa program, providing assistance to individuals seeking U.S. permanent residency through investment, and U.S. companies seeking EB-5 Regional Center designation to allow them to finance job creating projects.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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