Gintare Grigaite, ESQ
Lead Attorney, Gintare Grigaite, Esq. succeeds in winning precedential
immigration case before U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, in
Baljinder Singh v. Attorney General.
Gintare Grigaite, Esq. is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court
of New Jersey, New York State Unified Court System Appellate Division,
Second Department, and the U.S. District Court for the Districts of New
Jersey and the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Attorney Gintare
is admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She received her
Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from St. John's School of Law, and Bachelor of Science
(BS) in Finance,
suma cum laude, from St. John's University. She is fluent in Lithuanian and Russian,
and conversant in Spanish.
Ms. Grigaite specializes in family-based and employment-based immigration
law. She is H1B and PERM specialist, and counsels corporate clients on
immigration-related compliance issues. Ms. Grigaite also represents individuals
of extraordinary talent and ability in the EB-1 category. Ms. Grigaite
has also appeared appeared as a guest speaker on the EB-5 Immigrant Investor
Visa at the Harvard Club, New York City.
Ms. Grigaite also advises clients on all aspects of family related immigration,
including immigrant and nonimmigrant visas, conditional and permanent
residence, battered-spouse petitions, asylum, withholding of removal,
protection under the Convention Against Torture (CAT), waivers and naturalization.
Ms. Grigaite represents clients in removal proceedings before Immigration
Court and the Board of Immigration Appeals, and authors briefs for the
United States Court of Appeals. Ms. Grigaite is an expert on JustAnswer.com.
Additionally, Ms. Grigaite represents clients in personal injury cases.
Areas of Practice
- Immigration & Consular Law
- Civil Law
- Family Law
- Real Estate
- Landlord-Tenant Law
- Personal Injury
- Property Damage
- Workers Compensation
St. John's University School of Law, NY
St. John's University, NY
Bachelor of Science (BS),
suma cum laude, Finance
- Honorable Larry D. Martin, New York State Supreme Court, Kings County, NY, 2006
- Honorable Randolph Jackson, New York State Supreme Court, Kings County, NY, 2003
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), Member
- American Bar Association (ABA), Member
- New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), Member
- Lithuanian-American Bar Association (LABA), Member