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Lesley Amano

Associate Counsel
Lesley  Amano

Lesley Amano advises businesses on compliance with federal immigration law and obtains both temporary visas and permanent resident status for executives, scientists, engineers and other professionals and employees. Clients range from Fortune 500 multinational companies to small startups, mainly in the manufacturing, technology, engineering and import-export fields, as well as schools and charitable organizations. Her practice also includes family-sponsored immigration and citizenship, representing individual clients in navigating the immigration maze.

Affiliations & Recognition


  • Best Lawyers in America®: "Lawyer of the Year," Immigration Law, Baltimore (2017)

  • Best Lawyers in America®: Selected for inclusion in the area of Immigration Law (2014-2018)

  • Best Lawyers in America® Women in Law: Selected for inclusion in the area of Immigration Law, Maryland (Spring 2017)

  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: Distinguished Rated



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