JAMES A. O’MALLEY
James A. O’Malley, a graduate of the National University of Ireland and New York Law School, has been handling U.S. Immigration matters for over 25 years. Mr. O’Malley is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).
Mr. O’Malley was honored by Irish America Magazine in 1992 as one of the 100 most important Irish Americans and in 2008 as one of the top 100 Irish American Lawyers. Areas of specialization include: executive and managerial transferees, investment visas, professional and specialty occupation visas, outstanding researcher, extraordinary ability, entertainment visas, permanent residence and issues of dual citizenship.
Natalie Bello, a graduate of New York Law School, is admitted to practice in New York State. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Political Science and Business Administration from Fordham University, Lincoln Center. While in law school, Ms. Bello successfully served as an advocate for the Safe Passage Project, a not-for-profit organization that provides indigent immigrant youth in New York with pro bono representation and legal advice. Ms. Bello is experienced in professional and specialty occupation visas, entertainer and performer visas, trainee and intern visas, and Prosecutorial Discretion and DACA applications. Ms. Bello is fluent in Spanish.
Olga Fedorova, a graduate of the Altai State University, Russia (JD) and Vermont Law School US (LLM), is admitted to practice law in the State of New York. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Russian Literature and Languages from Russia. Fluent in Russian and English, Olga is a highly-skilled attorney with more than eight years of legal experience spanning many areas of general jurisdiction in Russia, and now in the United States. She was a practicing attorney and law clerk in Russia working in the Civil Court System before studying law in the US and passing the New York bar. She is now a member of the New York Legal Assistance Group providing pro bono work for indigent clients. Her areas of specialization are family and employment-based immigration and nonimmigrant visas, including PERM processing.
Thomas Coughlan (Of Counsel), a graduate of University College Cork, holds the Degrees of Bachelor of Civil Law (B.C.L.), Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and Master of Laws (LL.M) in the area of Immigration Law. Mr. Coughlan is admitted to practice in the State of New York (1998) and the U.S. Supreme Court (2007). He is an Assistant Lecturer in Law at University College Cork, a Tutor in Law for the Law Society of Ireland, and a Director of the Irish Institute of Continuing Professional Development. Areas of specialization include: immigration and human rights law, criminal law and procedure, and civil litigation with a particular emphasis on personal injuries and commercial disputes.