GrayRobinson Shareholder, Glenn Cooper, will be the featured speaker at Nova Southeastern University’s Immigration Lunch and Learn on March 27, 2014. The program, hosted by the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, will touch upon a range of immigration issues including, but not limited to, the H-1B specialty occupation visa, the J-1 trainee/intern visa, TN Canadian/Mexico professional status, the E-1 treaty trader visa and the E-2 treaty investor/entrepreneur visa. Cooper will also discuss U.S. immigration options for foreign nationals including for NSU students under F-1 visa.
Cooper advocates for and represents his international clients before State and Federal government agencies. His practice focuses on assisting U.S. companies, foreign companies, investors and professionals regarding U.S. immigration laws whereby he helps clients secure business and investor visas such as the L-1, E-1, E-2, H-1B and O-1 visas. Cooper also assists clients regarding U.S. permanent residence and naturalization applications. Additionally, Cooper’s practice includes advising international clients on corporate, business and contract law matters in Florida. He is Co-Chair of the International Action Team of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, the economic development agency for Broward County, whose mission is to bring international business and investment to the Greater Fort Lauderdale area. Cooper is also Chair of Public Policy for the Government Affairs Group and serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce whereby he advocates for business constituents in the Greater Miami area regarding important issues including immigration, international trade, transportation and infrastructure through regular visits to Washington, D.C. and Tallahasee. He is also a member of the International Committee of the Florida Chamber of Commerce where he chairs the Florida Brazil Partnership whose purpose is to promote the free flow of trade and investment between Florida and Brazil.