24+ years specialized immigration experience

H1B Work Visa, L1 Visas, O1, E2, E3, Investor Entreprenuer and other Work Visas and Statuses.

F1 Visa, J1 Visas, M1 Visas, and other education-based Visa Statuses.

Business Visas in NYC

Information Technology, Healthcare, Finance and other specialty-occupation markets.

US Citizenship Lawyers

Birth, Naturalization, Derivation and other petitions.

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Employment based, Family based, Lottery and other legal Statuses.

Other Visas

All Immigration Representation for companies and individuals.

Attorney Emandi

Founder of Emandi Law Firm PC

Attorney Emandi is the founder and principal of the Emandi Law Firm PC practicing and specializing in best immigration lawyer for over 27+ years with the principal office located in the midtown of New York City. 

Attorney Emandi is currently featured on an immigration show on TV Asia, Frontline: Immigration Challenges with Rani Emandi, Esq where Attorney Emandi speaks on the latest topics related to Immigration and the impact Covid-19 has had on immigration. The show is aired on Wednesdays, at 09:00 PM EST for four episodes beginning the week of May 13, 2020. 

With vast professional experience, Attorney Emandi has been advising clients both corporate and individuals in numerous areas of immigration law, including H-1B and L-1 work visas, green cards, international business transactions, and corporate law. Attorney Emandi also assists investors and their families with all stages of the EB-5 immigration process including Adjustment of Status, Immigration visa Processing, Consular Interview Preparation, and source of Funds preparation. She also uses her vast experience to help corporations and individuals craft innovative solutions to create immigration strategies and protocols within economic constraints. 

To stay updated with recent immigration updates, please follow us on LinkedIn where Attorney Emandi brings to light the latest immigration news, and policies impacting immigration.

What is Immigration


The United States of America, has long been the beneficiary of the new energy and ingenuity that immigrants bring and was built over time by immigrants. Immigrants not only made up this nation, but have continuously helped America emerge as leading power globally.  Today, 14 percent of the nation’s residents are foreign-born, over half of whom are naturalized citizens. Nearly 75 percent of all immigrants, who come from diverse backgrounds across the globe, report speaking English well.

Immigrants comprise significant shares of the U.S. workforce in a range of industries and make up a third of all farming, fishing, and forestry workers, as well as nearly 25 percent of those working in computer and math sciences. The greatesh number of immigrants work in the health care and social service industry, with over 4 million immigrants providing these services. As workers, business owners, taxpayers, and neighbors, immigrants are an integral part of the country’s diverse and thriving communities and make extensive contributions that benefit all.

Practice on Immigration Visas

The law firm specializes in assisting corporations through human resource managers and individuals to procure work visas and permanent resident status for investors, business professionals, researchers, and other highly skilled workers. Specifically, visas and green cards for professionals in technology, finance, and health care are areas of expertise for the firm. Attorney Emandi leads the firm’s practice for small to mid-size enterprises and start-ups to expand their workforce within the laws of the United States Citizen and Immigration Services and the United States Department of Labor. She further advises corporate clients on labor compliance within the regulations of the federal labor guidelines.

Due to decades of experience (27+ years in immigration), Attorney Emandi has vast knowledge in immigration practically due to witnessing every type of visa case scenario at various levels over this period of time and directing her team of paralegals. The firm processes numerous H-1 & L-1 visas monthly in addition to multiple employment based green cards in an expedited manner and further processes work visas including F-1 Visas, E-1 Visas, and many other types of visa petitions. Attorney Emandi’s practice also includes immigrant visas (green cards) for all case types including but are not limited to: EB5, PERM, I-140, I-485, I-130, N-400 (naturalization/citizenship).

Latest News

Democrats $3.5 Trillion Budget Includes Immigration

Democrats $3.5 Trillion Budget Includes Immigration

On August 11, the Senate passed a bill of a $3.5 trillion budget framework, propelling President Joe Biden’s economic agenda forward. The bill opens the way for the biggest expansion of federal social spending immediately exposed division among Democrats. The outline...

Department Of State Announced NIE Exceptions

Department Of State Announced NIE Exceptions

On June 29, 2021, the U.S. State Department announced that National Interest Exceptions (NIEs) to Presidential Proclamations 9984 (China), 9992 (Iran), 10143 (Brazil, South Africa, the Schengen Area, the United Kingdom, & Ireland), and 10199 (India) issued by the...

Representative Legal Matters

Corporate clients include sectors such as information technology, finance and banking, health, and culinary/arts whose workforce includes foreign nationals in the United States employed in the H-1B, O-1 and L-1 visa category. The firm’s goal is immediate and attentive service and communication to our clients so that they are informed at all times. The firm is diligent in communicating with clients through its advanced immigration software systems that updates clients directly via email on the case status of their applications which also provides clients the immediate feedback they need to remain apprised of their cases. With a professional team of ten individuals including the principal attorney and legal administrator, the firm provides competent services to varied clients.

Professional Associations and Memberships

Attorney Emandi has been a member of AILA since 1997.

“The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), founded on October 14, 1946 is a voluntary bar association of over 13,000 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law AILA member attorneys represent U.S. families seeking permanent residence for close family members, as well as U.S. businesses seeking talent from the global marketplace. AILA members also represent foreign students, entertainers, athletes, and asylum seekers, often on a pro bono basis. AILA is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that provides continuing legal education, information, professional services, and expertise through its 38 chapters and over 50 national committees. Its national headquarters are in Washington, D.C.”

South Asian Bar Association of New York (SABANY) – Member

Safe Water Network – Member

American India Foundation (Philadelphia Chapter) – Member

Rani Emandi is a member of good standing of the state bars of New York and New Jersey, and serves clients in all 50 states pursuant to federal immigration law guidelines.


Best Immigration lawyers in NYC
Raution Jaiwal
Raution Jaiwal

Couple of my previous employers have used the services of Emandi Law Firm so I had an opportunity to work with them very closely on H1B application. They are very knowledgeable and work with you to get it to the finishing line. Committed for your success and will go an extra mile to help you accomplish the result and comfort you with right information on the way.

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Araiys Info

We have used Emandi Law Firm for several cases and we have always been very happy with their professional services. They communicate well and help you navigate through the complicated process of immigration services.

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Tejkar Reddy

Successfully filled my H1B & extension application with Emandi law firm. Thorough and precise documentation 🙂

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