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Allen Orr, Jr.

Orr Immigration Law Firm P.C.

Washington, DC, USA

Allen Orr is the founder of Orr Immigration Law Firm PC, a minority-owned law firm based in Washington, DC and focusing on a US corporate compliance as well as global corporate representation and assistance on immigration issues.

Mr. Orr previously helped to build one of the leading global immigration practices at a large global law firm, where he developed a global network of immigration practitioners, government officials and business leaders.  Mr. Orr managed an I-9 compliance audit for a Fortune 10 company which involved review and analysis of all immigration records relating to its 250,000 employees. He has met with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regarding the implementation of proposed immigration laws such as the current US labor certification system.

Mr. Orr is the recipient of the 2009 Joseph Minsky Young Lawyer Award for contributions made in the immigration law field and specifically for his work with the Young Lawyers Division, American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). He is listed in The International Who’s who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers and The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers.  He is the Immigration Section Chair for the National Bar Association and a member of the Board of Directors for AILA.

Mr. Orr is a frequent speaker on US and global emerging business immigration issues.  He is a Senior Editor of the Immigration and Nationality Law Handbook and an Associate Editor of the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s (AILA) Global Immigration Guide: A Country-by-Country Survey, April 2005.

Mr. Orr received a BA in Philosophy from Morehouse College and a JD from Howard University’s School of Law. He is an active member of the DC, Virginia and National Bar Associations.

Allen Orr, Jr. is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Asylum and Refugee Processing - 50th Annual Immigration and Naturalization Institute, Tuesday, December 12, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Asylum and Refugee Processing - Asylum and Refugee Processing, Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Asylum and Refugee Processing - Asylum and Refugee Processing, Tuesday, December 12, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Asylum and Refugee Processing - Asylum and Refugee Processing, Tuesday, December 12, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs 50th Annual Immigration and Naturalization Institute, Thursday, December 14, 2017, New York, NY

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