Shaun K. Staller

Shaun K. Staller

Associate

Shaun Staller is a multilingual attorney with broad international experience. He focuses his practice on U.S. immigration matters, with an emphasis on employment-based classifications and compliance in both immigrant and nonimmigrant visa categories. He counsels individuals and businesses across a variety of industries in adeptly navigating the complexities of the immigration system in order to achieve their real world goals. Additionally, Shaun works with foreign investors in obtaining permanent residency through the EB-5 immigrant investor program. He is also versed in I-9 compliance for employers, seeking asylum protections for refugees, and waivers of grounds of inadmissibility.

Before law school, Shaun worked as a public policy and media professional, helping entities to build coalitions on the ground and to achieve their legislative goals throughout Pennsylvania.

Concentrations
  • Nonimmigrant visas, including L-1, H-1B, O-1, TN, and Business Visitors
  • Immigrant visa petitions
  • EB-5 immigrant investor visas
  • Consular processing
  • Adjustment of Status
  • Family-based petitions
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Capabilities

Experience

  • Associate, Ceisler Media and Issue Advocacy, 2009-2011
  • Intern, Philadelphia City Solicitor’s Office, Claims Unit, Spring 2014
  • Legal Intern, The American Civil Liberties Union, Fall 2013
  • Summer Associate, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Summer 2013
  • Intern, Nationalities Service Center, Immigration Law Clinic, Spring 2013

Recognition & Leadership

  • Board of Directors, Equality Forum
  • Board Committee Member, FringeAxis, Young Friends of FringeArts
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, New Jersey Bar Association
  • Member, National Lawyers Guild
  • Member, Young Professionals Network of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, Temple University Beasley School of Law
    • Justin Michael Ingerman Scholarship
    • Study Abroad, La Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico, Facultad de Derecho, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Fall 2013
  • M.A., International Relations, Barcelona Institute of International Studies
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania
Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
Languages
  • Catalan, Fluent
  • Spanish, Fluent
  • Portuguese, Conversational