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.
Louise Corrigan (Of Counsel), a graduate of University College Dublin, is a dual-qualified lawyer, admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland and the New York State Bar. Ms. Corringan practiced as a litigator and immigration specialist in New York City before returning to Ireland to continue her practice in Dublin. She is an active member of the Rome District Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Areas of specialization include: consular processing, criminal immigration issues, intern and trainee visas, H1B visas, entertainment and performer visas, Irish work permits, visas and citizenship.
Louise Corrigan was awarded a Top 40 Under 40 Award by The Irish Echo in 2014 and The Irish Voice Most Influential Women Award 2011. She is also a former Chair (2013-2014) of the Irish Network-NYC (IN-NYC), the first and largest chapter of Irish Network-USA (IN-USA), and is currently spearheading the establishment of the first Irish chapter of IN-USA back in Dublin.
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.