Benjamin Wright* is a Consular Services Manager in the Houston office of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. Ben is responsible for the overall management of BAL’s North America Consular Services Teams, providing clients with a wide range of support for all consular related matters in North America. This includes preparation and submission of visa applications, document legalizations, procurement of familial records, police certificates, and more. Ben also assists clients and their employees with strategic planning for their global relocation.

Previous to joining BAL, Ben led a team of immigration professionals for a large, international immigration consulting firm and managed complex immigration projects for a strategic consulting department. Ben has helped clients navigate the immigration impact of multi-billion dollar mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. He has also successfully managed a wide range of personnel, from immigration case managers to reporting, data and analytics staff. He has experience providing inbound and outbound immigration services to clients in various industries, including financial services, pharmaceutical, information technology, engineering, and telecommunications.

*This Berry Appleman & Leiden professional is not licensed to practice law.

Education & Admissions

Stephen F. Austin State University, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science with a minor in Business


North Texas Relocation Professionals

Professional Accomplishments

Panel Moderator and Presenter - North Texas Relocation Professionals (2015)
Presenter – Forum for Expatriate Management (2015)