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Murty Gollakota

Senior Associate Attorney

Sector: US Immigration
Location: New York

Murty Gollakota, Senior Associate Attorney with Laura Devine Attorneys LLC in New York, specializes in employment-based US immigration law.

Murty advises both corporate and individual clients with a variety of non-immigrant and immigrant visa matters. He serves clients in a wide range of industries including finance, real estate, high-tech, academia, entertainment and advertising. He assists employers with obtaining temporary employment authorization and US permanent residence for foreign nationals, as well as advises clients on matters related to investment into the US, intra-company transferees, professionals and individuals of extraordinary ability.

Murty is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) New York. In 2013, he co-authored the US section of Immigration Law: Jurisdictional Comparisons. He has presented to universities on non-immigrant and immigrant visa options for students, faculty, staff and researchers.


2013 - present - Laura Devine Attorneys LLC
2008-2013 Challa Law Offices PLC
2006-2008 Illinois Attorney General's Office


2006 - Admitted to the Illinois Bar
2003-2006 - JD, Chicago-Kent College of Law
1995-1999 - BS, Virginia Commonwealth University