Sector: US Immigration
Karnig is a US attorney in the London office of Laura Devine Solicitors. He has 8 years of experience, having focused exclusively on US immigration matters since 2013, with a particular emphasis on treaty trader and treaty investor visas (E visas), intra-company transfers (L visas), specialty occupation workers (H-1B visas), and business immigration solutions for temporary business visitors (B visas), employment and family based immigrants and foreign nationals with criminal records or other inadmissibility issues.
For three consecutive years Karnig was selected as a "Rising Star" in Southern California Super Lawyers. Karnig has written for the Los Angeles Daily Journal, the Los Angeles Times and Recruitment International.
Over the years, Karnig has volunteered his time to various organizations and has provided indigent clients and victims of domestic violence with legal assistance.
Since 2007, Karnig has been an active member of the State Bar of California.
2014 - present - Laura Devine Solicitors, London
2013 - 2014 - Ortega-Medina & Associates, London
2007 - 2012 - Phillips, Lerner & Lauzon LLP (now Phillips Lerner ALC), Los Angeles
2012 - 2013 - MSc in Theory and History of International Relations, London School of Economics & Political Science
2007 - Admitted to the California Bar
2004 - 2007 - Juris Doctorate, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
2000 - 2004 - BA in Political Science, California State University, Northridge