Scott Legal, P.C. has a New Address to Handle our Expansion!

To handle our expansion, we have acquired new office space. Our offices are now located at: Scott Legal, P.C. 40 Worth Street, 10th Floor New York, NY 10013 We look forward to servicing you at our new location in Tribeca!

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Scott Legal to serve as ABA Moot Court Competition Judge

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Another Testimonial for Scott Legal, P.C.

A testimonial from one of our recent clients. “I would highly highly recommend Ian Scott of Scott Legal, P.C. as one of the FINEST and MOST COMPETENT Immigration Attorneys in the US.   I was particularly impressed with Ian Scott’s  professionalism,  thoroughness and proficiency  on all types of immigration issues. 

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The Latest Testimonial for Scott Legal Services, P.C.

We recently obtained an E-2 visa for a catering company with a low investment amount. The client wrote: “Ian and his team have been simply superb. Their efforts coupled with Ian’s precision and persistence have made this application process a success. His experience and consultations are second to none. A

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Adjustment of Status to Green Card The Three Steps to Obtain An Employment Based Green Card (EB-2, EB-3)

There are three main steps to obtain an employment-based green card: PERM Labor Certification (Assessment of whether or not there are qualified U.S. workers) I-140 petition (employer petition for permanent foreign worker) I-485 application (employee application for permanent residence (green card application)).  This step may include an application for advance

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Start-Up Raising Capital? Some Common Features of Preferred Shares & Why Some Select Preferred Shares over Convertible Debt

When you start a business and want to attract your first round of financing, Preferred Shares is one product that can be offered to Investors.  Many Founders have asked us to explain exactly what Preferred Shares are and compare and contrast Preferred Shares to Convertible Debt.  To this end, we

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Scott Legal, P.C. to sit on New York City Bar Association Panel

On March 16th, Ian E. Scott from Scott Legal, P.C. will sit on a panel to discuss the issues that law firms face.  The panel will be made up of lawyers from the New York area and will cover a wide range of topics.

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E-2 Visa Approved at Consulate for Catering Company with Low Investment Amount ($50,000)

Scott Legal, P.C. recently submitted an application for a catering company with a small investment amount of $50,000.  The application was approved without any request for additional information.  The consulate granted the Visa for a period of 3 years and the visa can be renewed after that time.

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Scott Legal, P.C. to attend AILA Business Entrepreneur Conference in Cayman Islands

Scott Legal, P.C. will attend the AILA conference in the Cayman Islands. The 2014 AILA Midyear Conference takes place on January 24, 2014 in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Designed for advanced immigration practitioners, the conference covers the optimal strategies for processing corporate, individual investor, innovator, and entrepreneur-based nonimmigrant and immigrant

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Scott Legal, P.C. represents investor in $1,500,000 Convertible Debt Offering

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Should You Use An Agency For Your Surrogacy Journey?

Surrogacy agencies typically perform a number of functions that are all geared towards organizing all aspects of the surrogacy journey.  This typically involves the selection of the surrogate, the selection of the carrier, assistance picking an IVF clinic, drafting of legal contracts and arrangement of travel for the various participants. 

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Starting A Business In the United States? The Top 6 Things You Should Consider

In addition to the regular business start-up issues, foreign nationals who want to start or expand their businesses in America often find themselves trying to navigate the complicated regulatory scheme that includes immigration law, dealing with the SEC when raising capital, obtaining trademark protection, hiring staff and understanding other U.S.

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The Top Six Things to Consider if You are Considering Surrogacy!

Here are a number of Tips you should consider if you are considering surrogacy. Reach out to one of our attorneys so that we can guide you through the various contracts and the legal part of the process. 1.     Find a Lawyer Who Can Navigate You Through The Various Contracts.

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