For over two decades, Goldblum & Hess has been assisting our clients, including our best universities, research institutions, medical centers, global companies, entrepreneurs, and families, to successfully navigate our complex immigration laws. We truly believe that we improve our country one foreign national at a time.- Jane Goldblum & Wendy Castor Hess

Goldblum & Hess

We are:

  • WBE Certified and, thus, satisfy your Supplier Diversity requirement.
  • Designated Immigration Counsel for over 20 of our area's Universities and Healthcare Institutions.
  • Listed among America’s Best Immigration Lawyers:
  • Listed among Pennsylvania’s Best Immigration Lawyers:
  • Listed among Pennsylvania's Rising Stars in the field of immigration law:
  • Listed in the International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers.
  • Co-Editor-In-Chief of The David Stanton Manual on Labor Certification.
  • Peer Reviewer of AILA’s digital periodical VOICE: An Immigration Dialogue.
  • Chair of the Immigration Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association.
  • Co-Vice-Chair of the Immigration Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
  • President of HIAS Pennsylvania and member of the National Commission of ADL.
  • Immigration Counsel to the Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia 
  • Officers of the Philadelphia Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
  • Co-Chair of the ABA's Labor and Employment Law Division's Committee on Immigration.

Pennsylvania State Hershey Medical Center
Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (Includes 14 Universities)
Pennsylvania State University
The University of Delaware
The University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania Health System
Temple University
Temple University Health System

Goldblum & Hess, with extensive experience in all areas of immigration law and one of the largest staff of attorneys of any immigration firm in the Delaware Valley, is a premier immigration firm in the nation. We represent over 20 of the region’s leading universities and health systems as well as multinational corporations, information technology companies, investors, seasonal employers, and, of course, individuals and families. Learn More About Us

  • Employment-based Nonimmigrant Options: H-1B, E-1, E-2, L-1A, L-1B, O-1, TN, etc.
  • Immigrant Options for faculty, scientists and other professionals, such as:
    EB-1 Petitions for Outstanding Researchers/ Professors
    EB-1 Petitions for Extraordinary Scientists, Athletes, and Artists
    EB-1 Petitions for Multinational Managers
    EB-2 Petition based on National Interest Waiver
    EB-2 Schedule A Petition for Exceptional Scientists
    Special Recruitment Labor Certification
    PERM Labor Certification
  • J-1 Waivers of 2 year foreign residence requirements
  • Family-Based Petitions
  • Citizenship
  • Political Asylum
  • Workplace Compliance including I-9 Audits
  • Training of H.R. professionals and Immigration 101 Seminars
  • EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visas and Applications for Regional Center Designation