Greg Boos

Greg Boos is a noted U.S. immigration lawyer and award-winning cross-border advocate. His practice emphasizes business immigration, and he represents a broad spectrum of multi-national companies and international businesspersons.

A results-oriented advocate, Greg has been named one of the world’s leading practitioners of U.S. immigration law by the International Who’s Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers. Based on peer reviews, Martindale-Hubbell has awarded Greg an AV Preeminent rating, a testament to the fact that his colleagues rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.

Greg received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Idaho in 1977. He is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the bars of various U.S. Federal courts. He is also licensed as a Practitioner of Foreign Law by the Law Society of British Columbia. The International Criminal Court has approved Greg to practice before it and includes him as one of approximately 300 lawyers worldwide on its List of Counsel.

Greg is an Adjunct Professor at Western Washington University where he acts as an external advisor to its Border Policy Research Institute. He is President of the Pacific Corridor Enterprise Council, a Vancouver BC – based non-profit organization formed to promote cross-border trade and advocate for removal of barriers that impede the legitimate flow of people, goods and services across the Canada/USA border.

Attorneys worldwide read Greg’s articles regarding cross-border tactics and strategy. He is a regular speaker at conferences where he shares his expertise on border security and other immigration-related issues.

Greg’s latest pro-bono effort centers around expedited removal, a process by which persons may be barred entry from the United States for 5 years to life. A brief that Greg has prepared for filing in a major court challenge to expedited removal can be found at this link: Amicus Brief of 9th Circuit Case

A sample of the media coverage this effort has been generating can be found at this link: CTV News Video Clip

Greg splits his time between Vancouver B.C. and Bellingham, WA. He enjoys early music, opera and theater.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Boos

U.S. v. Windsor, Marriage Equality, and State Law: Considerations for Same-Sex Couples Who Travel or Reside Outside of Marriage Equality States **

Greg Boos
08 January 2014

The Supreme Court’s decision in U.S. v. Windsor was fantastic news for same-sex immigrant couples: their marriages are now valid for U.S. immigration purposes. United States Citizen (USC) spouses canRead more…

Doing Business in the USA Seminar scheduled for Surrey BC on November 14, 2013

Greg Boos
25 June 2013

Seminar offers guidelines for USA sales, shipping and business transactions   A group of veteran Canada/USA and international trade professionals will provide practical guidelines to British Columbia entrepreneurs and professionalsRead more…

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