Kenneth A. Schultz

Kenneth A. Schultz is a partner of Satterlee Stephens LLP. 

Mr. Schultz represents clients in matters dealing with entry to the United States and the acquisition and loss of U.S. citizenship and lawful permanent residence (the “green card”).  He is routinely engaged by American and multinational companies in securing nonimmigrant (temporary) working visas and green cards for employees and their families.  Prior to his practice in immigration law, Mr. Schultz served as an Assistant District Attorney.

Mr. Schultz is admitted to practice in New York and before the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York.  He is a member of the International Law and Practice Section of the New York State Bar Association and served as Chair.  Mr. Schultz also served as Chair of the Committee on Immigration and Nationality.  Additionally, Mr. Schultz is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and served as Chair of the New York Chapter.

Mr. Schultz has lectured on immigration law before such organizations as the World Trade Institute and the Practising Law Institute, and bar associations, including the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, the New York County Bar Association, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and the Quebec Bar Association.  His writings have been published by the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the New York State Bar Association, and the Practising Law Institute on various business related topics including the immigration provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement and nonimmigrant and immigrant visa classifications.  He is also a contributor to Eighteen Chapters on American Law (Evergreen Publishing, 1992), translated into Mandarin Chinese.

Mr. Schultz has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. 1 A description of the selection methodology can be found at the The Best Lawyers in America website.  Mr. Schultz is also included in Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who Legal, The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers,2  Who's Who lists are issued by Law Business Research Limited.  A description of the selection methodology can be found at the Who's Who website. Mr. Schultz has been included in the Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition from 2006-2017.3  The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters.  A description of the selection methodology can be found at the Super Lawyers website. Mr. Schultz has also been selected for inclusion to Chambers USA.4 A description of the Chambers & Partners methodology can be found at the Chambers & Partners website.

 

  • 1. Selection to The Best Lawyers in America list is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Schultz is admitted to practice.
  • 2. Selection to these lists is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Schultz is admitted to practice.
  • 3. Selection to the Super Lawyers list is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Schultz is admitted to practice.
  • 4. Selection to the Chambers USA list is not subject to, nor does it indicate approval by, the courts to which Mr. Schultz is admitted to practice.

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(212) 404-8730

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Education: 

Union University, Albany Law School (J.D.)
University of Michigan (B.A.)

Admissions: 

New York
United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York