Marko C. Maglich is a principal in the White Plains, New York, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Prior to joining the firm, he directed the corporate U.S. immigration practice of a large international law firm.
Marko practices immigration law exclusively, and is a member of the firm’s Immigration practice group. His practice deals with all aspects of business-related visas, compliance by employers and individuals with U.S. immigration law (including in M&A transactions and workplace enforcement), and in proceedings before the Departments of State, Homeland Security, and Labor. Marko's practice includes family-based immigration, complex consular issues, and removal and admissibility on criminal and other grounds. He works with tax counsel to advise many private clients on the immigration component of tax and immigration planning. He also assists in coordinating “outbound” (non-U.S.) immigration work.
Marko has been a speaker, author, and teacher on immigration topics for organizations and schools including the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the Practising Law Institute (PLI).
While attending law school, Marko received public interest awards for launching human and civil rights projects. He was a Joseph R. Crowley Scholar in International Human Rights and was a Louis Stein Scholar in Public Interest Law.
Honors and Recognitions
- The Best Lawyers in America©, "Immigration Law" (2010-present)
- Legal 500 USA, "Recommended Attorney" (2015-2016, 2019-2021)
- Who's Who Legal, "Recommended Attorney in Corporate Immigration" (2020-2021, 2023)
- Who's Who Legal, "Thought Leaders - Corporate Immigration 2021"
- “Don’t Forget About Me,” AILA Immigration Handbook (2004)
- “Special Registration of Certain Nonimmigrants,” 80 Interpreter Releases 150 (2003)
- "Justice On Trial: State Security Courts, Police Impunity, and Intimidation Of Human Rights Defenders In Turkey," 22 Fordham International L.J. (1999) [Co-Author]