Jamie Marr

Jamie Marr

Associate

Jamie Marr focuses his practice on U.S. business immigration and compliance matters. He has broad experience representing domestic and multinational corporations in a full range of employment-based non-immigrant petitions and visa applications (E-2, H-1B, L-1A/B, O-1, TN, etc.) as well as immigrant petitions and permanent residence applications (PERM Labor Certification, Multinational Managers and Executives, National Interest Waivers, Adjustment of Status, etc.).

Concentrations

  • Temporary nonimmigrant visas, including: E-2 visas for treaty investors; H-1B visas for professionals; L-1 visas for intra-company transferees; O-1 visas for individuals with extraordinary ability; and TN visas and work authorization for professionals under NAFTA
  • PERM-based immigrant petitions
  • Immigrant petitions for multinational executives/managers, and individuals of extraordinary ability

Capabilities

Experiencia

  • Represent multinational corporations in the energy, technology, and engineering sectors transferring employees to the United States, and domestic companies hiring foreign nationals to work in the United States.°
  • Advised corporate clients on immigration implications of personnel transfers, new hires, and corporate divestitures.°
  • Represented senior executives before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services as part of the Adjustment of Status interview process.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Marr prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Tucker Legal Fellow, Refugee Representation, Human Rights First, 2013-2014
  • Student Attorney, Citizenship and Immigration Clinic, 2013
  • Student Attorney, International Law Transnational Justice Program, 2012-2013
  • Legal Intern, Gulf Region Advocacy Center, 2012
  • Legal Intern, Housing Rights Task Force, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2011

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce (Houston Chamber), 2017-Present
  • Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association, 2013-Present
  • Member, Washington International Trade Association, 2013-Present
  • Member, British American Business Council (Houston Chamber), 2014-2017

Credentials

Educación
  • J.D., Washington and Lee University School of Law, 2013
  • B.A., with honors, University of Windsor, 2005
Admitida para practicar como abogado en
  • Nueva York
Admitted in New York. Not admitted in Virginia. Practice limited to federal immigration practice.