Ghassan Marwan Shihab, Lawyer
  • Lawyer
  • Immigration · Litigation

Ghassan Marwan Shihab

4.9 130

  • Titles & Designations: …

  • First Admitted: 1993

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Contact

Contact Numbers

Offices

The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA

1725 I Street Northwest
300
Washington, DC 20006

The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA

65 East State Street
1550
Columbus, OH 43215

The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA

2000 Town Center
1930
Southfield, MI 48075

The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA

600 Superior Avenue
1300
Cleveland, OH 44114

Email

Unspecified

Fees & Payments

  • Offers fixed fee-services: Always

  • Hourly Rate: $100 - $350

Areas of Practice

Immigration

H-1B, Green Cards, PERM, Intra-company Transferee, L-1A, L-1B, O-1, F-1 Students, EB-1 Aliens of Extraordinary Abilities, EB-2, EB-3, Family immigration, Fiancé Visas, permanent residence, spouses to US Citizens, Immigration Appeals, Representing Employers in Audits.
Num cases
6000
Percent of cases
80%
Years practiced
24

Litigation

Removal defense, H-1B visa audit defense.
Num cases
100
Percent of cases
20%
Years practiced
24

About

  • No Misconduct

Licenses & Admissions

License

Ohio

1993

Active

Languages

French, Spanish, Arabic

About Ghassan Marwan Shihab

Gus M. Shihab, Esq., founder of the Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA, received honors and is a seasoned lawyer with more than 22 years of experience relentlessly fighting for the rights of international investors, businesses, corporations, employers, and immigrants and for the advancement of their causes. Mr. Shihab served as a member of the Board of Governors for American Immigration Lawyer's Association and Chapter Chair from 2009-2011. He later was the chair of the Legislative Committee lobying Congressional members for meaningful immigratino refrom. He has in depth understanding of immigration governmental processes both nationally and globally including, business immigration, H-1B, PERM, for engineering, architects, manufacturing, information technology and healthcare professionals. He successfully secured non immigrant visas, permanent residence and green cards for acclaimed scientists, professors and researchers as well as graphic designers, international performers, artists and athletes in processes such as P-1, O-1, J-1 visa waivers, EB-1, EB-2, EB-3 and national interest waiver cases.

Education

Capital University Law School

Law

Juris Doctor

1993

Experience

Project Engineer

Ohio Department of Transportation

1985 - 1996

Cases

Gordon Proctor v. French Hardware
Frankllin County Convention Facilities Authority v. CP Maple Street, LLC

Memberships & Associations

American Immigration Lawyers Association

Ohio Chapter Chair & Member of the Board of Governors

2009 - 2011

Awards

AV Preeminent

Martindale-Hubbell

2010

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

2007

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

2007

Publications

American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)

Imperfect Naturalzation

2011

Speaking Engagements

Imperfect Naturalization

American Immigration Lawyers Association

2011

Immigration

Immigration Law Update

2009

Immigration Law

7th Annual Ohio AILA Conference

2009

Alternatives to H-1B Visas

5th Annual Ohio AILA Immigration Law Update

2007

Hobbies & Interests

Unspecified

Associated Firms

Unspecified

Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating

Based on 130 reviews

4.9

Ghassan Marwan Shihab

4.9 130