David Berry

“I firmly believe that America has been so successful due to our diversity and the fact that we assimilate our new immigrants into the society at large. I am grateful to have had the privilege of participating in this continuous remaking of America through the ongoing flow of immigration.” David is a Founding Partner in
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Carla Tarazi

“Immigration is a personal and emotional experience, which affects all individuals and businesses. Beyond delivering the highest level of expertise, we serve our clients with empathy. We all derive empathy from our personal experiences. Having lived in the Middle East, Europe and the United States, I have gone through several immigration journeys.  We walk in
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Vince DiMascio

Vince DiMascio* is the Global Chief Information Officer at Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. Vince is responsible for technology strategy worldwide. As CIO, Vince leads technology innovation and product development, data analytics, front office technology, IT for business operations, digital, infrastructure and security. Prior to joining BAL, Vince spent over eleven years at PwC in
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Lynden Melmed

“Our family immigrated to the U.S. when I was a young child, and I grew up watching my parents welcome and help other immigrants settle into the community.  I feel privileged to continue that tradition by advising individuals, companies and policy-makers on such an important topic.” Lynden Melmed is a partner with Berry Appleman &
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Frieda Garcia

“To me, providing excellent legal expertise is a given;  partnering with care, compassion and a good sense of humor is a must.” Frieda Garcia is Partner in Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP’s San Francisco office. Frieda provides guidance on global immigration initiatives, the development and implementation of best-in-class global programs, and advice regarding requirements within
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