Who we are

Pershman Law is an immigration law firm that delivers tailored solutions to companies and individuals in a variety of industries including tech, financial services and the arts. Whether you are a startup founder looking to enter the US market, a US company seeking to hire a talented foreign graduate, or an accomplished artist or scientist entering the US for creative or academic pursuits, we can recommend the appropriate visa route, help you gather necessary documentation and guide you through the application process and procedures. If you are looking to move to the United States permanently, we will help you find the right pathway to a green card and US citizenship.

Focusing solely on immigration law allows us to provide an in-depth analysis of each and every case and guide our clients on paths that will allow them to meet their goals. We rely on our breadth of legal knowledge and up-to-date information, combined with personalized attention, to help clients navigate the complexities of immigrating to the US.

From visitor visas to various available pathways to obtaining a green card, we will pursue the appropriate venue with precision, timeliness and vigor to overcome any immigration hurdles while you focus on what’s important to you: your business, your career, or your artistic pursuits.

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Sergei Pershman


Sergei is a seasoned immigration law practitioner with more than a decade of experience in all aspects of US immigration law. A member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Sergei is himself an immigrant and strongly believes that the US economy and society as a whole stands to benefit greatly from the energy and talent of new immigrants and foreign workers seeking to build their careers and businesses in the United States.

A graduate of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Sergei received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He is admitted to the New York bar.


Cardozo School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2007

University of Pennsylvania
B.A., History, 1995


New York