Glenn M. Cooper, a shareholder in both the Miami and Fort Lauderdale offices of GrayRobinson, P.A., has been recently re-appointed to the Board of Directors for the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and selected as the Vice Chair of the Government Affairs Group. The voice of business in South Florida, the Greater Miami Chamber represents more than 400,000 employees of member companies and has been widely acknowledged for its record of economic development and community improvement for more than a century. Through Cooper’s continued participation, he will advocate 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 Tallahassee.
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. Cooper serves on the Board of Directors of the Quebec-Florida Chamber of Commerce. 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. Moreover, Cooper is former Chair of Public Policy for the Government Affairs Group of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. 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.