Tony Derosby has practiced exclusively in the area of employment and immigration law since he joined the firm in 1988, and directs the firm's Immigration Practice Group. Tony helps clients achieve business objectives in the recruitment, hiring, transfer, and retention of international personnel. He leads a practice group providing immigration services for employers in a variety of industries, including medicine, technology, education, manufacturing, recreation/tourism, forest products, financial institutions, and energy. His group partners with human resources personnel, recruiters, and in-house counsel in obtaining temporary and permanent visas. He has a substantial background in all work-related visa classifications and provides strategic guidance to clients at all stages of the employment relationship.
Honors & Distinctions
Included in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2005 for Immigration Law and in Chambers USA since 2005 for Employment Law
Member, American Immigration Lawyers' Association
Member, American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Committee
Member, Massachusetts State Bar Association Employment Law Section
Member, Maine State Bar Association Employment Law Committee
Tony is a frequent speaker at employment law seminars and regularly conducts management and employee training.
Section Editor, Wage and Hour Law: A State-by-State Survey, (ABA/BNA 2004 & 2006-2010 Supps.).
Tony leads the firm's partnership with the Immigration Legal Advocacy Project, providing pro bono legal assistance to applicants for asylum from Congo, Somalia, Haiti, Rwanda, and other countries.