Leon Rodriguez, the former director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services at the Department of Homeland Security, joined Seyfarth Shaw LLP as a partner in the firm’s Labor & Employment Department in Washington, D.C.
Rodriguez brings new depth to Seyfarth’s Business Immigration Group, according to a release from the law firm.
Rodriguez served as the director of the USCIS from 2014-17, responsible for administering all U.S. immigration matters, including the processing of asylum and refugee applications, immigration benefits and naturalization and visa petitions. He oversaw a workforce