- Licenses: State Bar of California; District of Columbia Bar.
- Law School: American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C.
- Undergraduate: Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH.
- Memberships: American Immigration Lawyers Association. Federal Bar Association.
- Languages: English (native), Spanish, and Catalan.
- Personal Interests: Golf, reading, spending time with wife, and kids.
George Ganey is a partner at Ganey Law Group. He is a passionate advocate for his clients. He has significant experience advising individuals and businesses on all types of immigration matters, including investment-based immigration, waivers of inadmissibility, family and employment-based visa petitions, and asylum. George designs creative and effective legal strategies for his clients and is deeply committed to helping each client achieve their goals.
George is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Federal Bar Association. When George is not working with clients, he enjoys reading, playing golf, and spending time with his wife and family.
George earned his J.D. from American University Washington College of Law, where he was an Articles Editor of the International Law Review and a classroom legal rhetoric fellow, and his Bachelor of Arts at Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH. George is fluent in Spanish and Catalan.
Recently, George has:
- Convinced Office of Chief Counsel to join motions for administrative closure and grant prosecutorial discretion to clients in removal proceedings.
- Successfully prepared and filed a high volume of I-526 petitions on behalf of immigrant investors from P.R. China, Mexico, and India.
- Responded to requests for evidence from USCIS regarding Regional Center-sponsored projects, investors’ source of funds, investors’ prior immigration activity, and direct investment projects.
- Assisted in filing a high volume of I-829 petitions, successfully obtaining unconditional permanent residence on behalf of immigrant investors and their family members.
- Obtained a TN visa on behalf of a foreign attorney from Mexico.
- Obtained an I-601A extreme hardship waiver for an individual from El Salvador who had accumulated unlawful presence in the United States.
- Convinced U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou, P.R. China to reverse its finding that EB-5 investor was inadmissible based on unlawful presence in the United States.
- Licenses: Maryland State Bar, District of Columbia Bar.
- Law School: University of Maryland.
- Other Degrees: Master of Arts, Missouri School of Journalism; Bachelor of Arts, Durham University (U.K.).
- Languages: English (native), and Mandarin Chinese.
- Personal Interests: Sporting clays, krav maga, cooking.
Benjamin Hu, Esq., is Of Counsel at Ganey Law Group, and is licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia. As the son of immigrants to the U.S., he has practiced immigration law since 2012, including three years in Guangzhou, China. He holds academic degrees from the U.S. and the U.K. and is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.
His immigration experience includes:
- Green cards for skilled workers and advanced degree holders (EB-2, EB-3, PERM).
- Specialty Occupation workers seeking work permits (H-1B).
- Physicians and doctors seeking to waive their J-1 two-year home residency requirement.
- Foreign journalists employed by the U.S. federal government
- Family-Based green cards (I-130).
- Managers and executives seeking to come to the U.S. to oversee a business or department (L-1A, EB-1C).
- Investors seeking to obtain Green Card residency via investment of lawful funds (EB-5).
- He has also provided immigration law solutions to individuals facing inadmissibility issues for their lawful entry to the U.S. (I-601, I-612).