Roxanne H. Levine

Partner

P 212.216.1122   F 212.216.8001

 
P 212.216.1122   F 212.216.8001   rlevine@tarterkrinsky.com

Roxanne H. Levine is a Partner in the Immigration Practice Group at Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP. She has over 25 years of experience representing major multinational financial institutions, corporations, universities, cultural institutions, energy companies and the hospitality industry. She also represents individuals, including entrepreneurs, artists, performers and entertainers.

Roxanne counsels corporations and individual clients in nonimmigrant and immigrant visa issues, permanent residence processing for extraordinary foreign nationals, priority worker petitions for executives and managerial staff, PERM processing and consular practice. She guides clients in complex citizenship matters including renunciation of residence and relinquishment of citizenship issues. She also handles family and adoption issues relating to U.S. immigration.

With clients’ business goals in mind, Roxanne guides corporations in the creation of policies and programs applicable to the hiring of foreign national personnel, I-9 compliance, recordkeeping and compliance programs developed in accordance with U.S. immigration and nationality law requirements, legal departments and human resource personnel on hiring practices and issues arising from corporate mergers and takeovers.

Representative Matters:

  • A leading New York cultural institution in relation to all its U.S. visa and immigration issues.
  • A global chemical company in obtaining visas and permanent residence for corporate executives and other foreign nationals specializing in the hard sciences.
  • A leading financial institution in ongoing immigration matters for its employees.

Roxanne lectures frequently to international banking groups, law firms in the United States and Canada, international chambers of commerce, religious organizations, and universities and colleges. She has been recognized by Chambers USA as a leading lawyer in Immigration in New York (2013-2017).  

Community Involvement
  • Roxanne serves as a mentor to students at Touro Law School and is a member of Touro’s Alumni Council. She contributes time to the Windward School in White Plains, New York, as well as to other not-for-profit institutions.
Education
  • Touro Law School, J.D. 1984, with honors
  • Yeshiva University, M.S. in History 1981
  • Yeshiva University, B.A. in History 1978, cum laude
Admissions
  • New York
Awards and Honors
  • Chambers USA, Leader in the Field of Immigration in New York (2013–2017)
  • Super Lawyers (2017)
Community Involvement
  • Roxanne serves as a mentor to students at Touro Law School and is a member of Touro’s Alumni Council. She contributes time to the Windward School in White Plains, New York, as well as to other not-for-profit institutions.
Languages
  • Hebrew
Memberships
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, New York Chapter – Co-chair of the Corporate Immigration Practice Group 2011-2014
Articles
  • Roxanne has co-authored chapters in textbooks and has published many articles on U.S. immigration and nationality law.
Speaking Engagements
  • Roxanne has lectured frequently to foreign banking groups, law firms in the US and Canada, international chambers of commerce, religious organizations, and universities and colleges.

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Education
  • Touro Law School, J.D. 1984, with honors
  • Yeshiva University, M.S. in History 1981
  • Yeshiva University, B.A. in History 1978, cum laude
Admissions
  • New York
Awards and Honors
  • Chambers USA, Leader in the Field of Immigration in New York (2013–2017)
  • Super Lawyers (2017)
Languages
  • Hebrew
Memberships
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, New York Chapter – Co-chair of the Corporate Immigration Practice Group 2011-2014
Articles
  • Roxanne has co-authored chapters in textbooks and has published many articles on U.S. immigration and nationality law.
Speaking Engagements
  • Roxanne has lectured frequently to foreign banking groups, law firms in the US and Canada, international chambers of commerce, religious organizations, and universities and colleges.