William A. Stock is a founding partner of Klasko, Rulon, Stock & Seltzer, LLP, a firm devoted exclusively to the practice of immigration and nationality law with offices in Philadelphia and New York. He handles all aspects of immigration law, including assisting companies and individuals in obtaining employment- and family-based visas; resolving citizenship issues and obtaining naturalization; and defending clients in DHS and Department of Labor enforcement proceedings. For more than 15 years, he has been assisting entrepreneurs and investors in obtaining temporary and permanent resident status. Some notable achievements include:
* Assisting a UK property management firm to open a US office and enter the US property management market, including obtaining an investor visa for its primary shareholder;
* Transferring an Indian executive and his family to the United States to create a US office of a diversified family-owned holding company in the process of acquiring its first US companies; and
* Guiding investors to obtain nonimmigrant and immigrant visas through creation of diverse small businesses, including service providers, import-export firms, restaurants and retail outlets.
In addition to his work for clients, he currently serves as a member of the Board of Governors of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), is a past Chair of the Philadelphia Chapter of AILA, and is a member of the Editorial Board of the Lexis Publishing journal Bender's Immigration Bulletin. He has authored many articles on immigration law topics and is an Adjunct Faculty Member at Villanova University School of Law. He received the highest ("AV") rating from the Martindale-Hubble Peer Review System, and has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, The Chambers Global Guide, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, and Who's Who of Business Lawyers.