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Best Lawyers in America® Recognizes 5 Marks Gray, P.A. Attorneys

Five Marks Gray, P.A. attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2016) is determined by more than 5.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. The complete list of Marks Gray attorneys […]

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Attorney Giselle Carson named President of the Jacksonville Bar Association

Marks Gray, P.A. is proud to announce attorney Giselle Carson was sworn in as president of the Jacksonville Bar Association. Ms. Carson, a shareholder with the Marks Gray, P.A. law firm, practices primarily in U.S. and global immigration. Ms. Carson speaks and writes extensively on immigration issues and matters affecting individuals and businesses. “Giselle Carson has distinguished herself for years not only as an extremely talented and dedicated lawyer, but as an insightful, and innovative […]

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Marks Gray Wins a Defense Verdict for the City of Lake City

Marks Gray, P.A. is pleased to announce that Attorneys Susan S. Erdelyi and Meagan L. Logan received a verdict in favor of the defense at the trial of Hughes vs. City of Lake City. At trial, Attorneys Erdelyi and Logan successfully proved the Plaintiff claim of wrongful termination was unmerited. Please click here to read the official press release.    

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Twelve Marks Gray Attorneys Selected as 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Marks Gray, P.A. is proud to announce eight attorneys are listed as Florida Super Lawyers and four are named Florida Rising Stars in the 2015 Florida Super Lawyers publication. Each year, no more than five percent of Florida attorneys receive this honor. Marks Gray attorneys on the Florida Super Lawyers 2015 list and their categories of selection are as follows: Jeptha F. Barbour, Personal Injury: Defense Edward  L. Birk, Communication Giselle Carson, Immigration John R. […]

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Giselle Carson Publishes "Plenary Power Under Review" in North Florida ACC Newsletter

Over 100 years ago, in the Chinese Exclusion Case, the SCOTUS set in motion a long line of cases that established the doctrine of consular non-reviewability. Under this doctrine, decisions regarding the admission of foreign nationals to the U.S. rest exclusively within the powers of the Legislative and Executive branches, with the Judicial branch lacking any authority to review such determinations. In February 2015, after the Justices’ winter break, the first case heard was on […]

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May Immigration Update

Shareholder Giselle Carson publishes the May Immigration Update. Beginning May 26, 2015, USCIS will begin accepting Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, on behalf of certain H-4 spouses. This will allow spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants who are seeking employment-based lawful permanent residence status to apply for an Employment Authorization Document (EAD).  Spouses eligible to apply for an EAD card include spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants who are the beneficiary of an approved I-140 petition or have […]

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