Yuri Trent photoOver 25 years of extensive immigration experience: Non-Immigrant Visas, including H-1B, H-1B1, E-3, H-2B, H-3, L-1A/1B, R, TN, K, J-1 waver, E-1, E-2, O-1A/O-1B, P-1, P-3; and Immigrant Visas, including EB-1, EB-2, EB-3/PERM, EB-4, and EB-5.  and more.

Providing independently all preparatory work, including LCA/I-129, PERM, I-140, I-130 (AOS and Consular/NVC Processing); drafting Motions to Reopen/Reconsider; drafting employers’ cover letters, and responses to complex RFE’s/PERM Audits/Supervised Recruitment. Conducting independent research and analyzing legal resources.  Problem solver, attentive to details and deadlines.

M.S. in Mechanical Engineering. Moscow Chemical Machine Building Institute (1973-1978).
M.A. in Jurisprudence. Moscow University of Humanities (1991-1996).


1999 – Present
Self-employed Immigration Paralegal.
Working with immigration projects with Law Offices of Alla Krupnik (NYC),
Law Offices of Alexander Suslensky (NYC), Val Mandel, P.C. (NYC), Law
Offices of Harry DeMell (NYC).

1995 – 1999
Supervising Immigration Paralegal.
Law Offices of Stephen Kaufman. NYC. Supervised work of 4 paralegals.

1991 – 1995
Immigration Paralegal.
Law Offices of Judith Twena, NYC.

1985 – 1990
Sales Representative; Disability Specialist, Sales Manager.
MONY Financial Services. MassMutual Company; agencies in NY and NJ.

U.S. citizen. Happily married, 3 children.
Languages: English fluent, Russian native.


TitleSpecial Counsel
Office273 Orangeburgh RoadOld Tappan, NJ 07675
Phone917 - 607 - 7957