MILWAUKEE— Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. is pleased to announce attorney Hugo P. Rojas has joined the firm’s Immigration and Labor & Employment Team in its Milwaukee office.
Hugo focuses his practice on advising employers on strategies for navigating the complex regulations of the U.S. immigration system while seeking a path for permanent residency for their multinational workforce. He assists and advises businesses with every phase of the employment-based immigration process to help employers meet their objective of building a talented workforce in Wisconsin and beyond. Hugo’s clients include mid-large sized global manufacturers, engineering firms, financial services institutions, health care providers, IT firms, and school and higher education institutions.
Hugo’s experience includes representing business and individuals before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of Labor, the U.S. Department of State, and the Executive Office of Immigration Review of the U.S. Department of Justice. He has assisted businesses with every phase of the employment-based immigration process, including: recruitment, labor certification, national interest waivers, E-1 and E-2 visas, EB5 visas, investor visas, adjustment/change of status petitions, employment-based non-immigrant visas, including H-1B, and L-1 intra-company transfers.
“Hugo’s experience in immigration law adds to the depth of our well-established team and expands the breadth of employment related services we provide to our clients,” said James M. Kalny, Chair of Davis & Kuelthau’s Labor & Employment Team. “We are pleased to have Hugo on our team.”
Hugo earned his Juris Doctorate from University of Wisconsin Law School and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California. Prior to joining Davis & Kuelthau, Hugo worked at a nationally known minority-owned law firm in Milwaukee. In addition to Hugo’s professional memberships with the State Bar of Wisconsin and Eastern and Western Districts of the U.S. Courts of Wisconsin, he is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Wisconsin Hispanic Lawyers Association. He also currently serves as Vice President of the Whitefish Bay Civic Foundation.
Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to business owners and businesses of all sizes, including emerging, middle market and Fortune 500 companies, high net worth individuals and families, private and institutional investors, and lenders. The firm's nearly 70 attorneys, who practice from five offices across Wisconsin, have national experience combined with strong community ties. For more information, please visit www.dkattorneys.com.