Raymond G. Lahoud, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and Chair of its Immigration Law Practice, will present Lehigh County Paralegal Association’s Lunch and Learn, “Immigration Law and its Reach into Nearly Every Other Practice Area: What You Need to Know,” addressing the growing intersection of immigration law with the many other practice areas, how these intersections often lead to the greatest of challenges or concerns, and best practices when handling the non-citizen client. The program will take place at noon on Friday, February 9, at the Bar Association of Lehigh County in Allentown. This presentation has been approved by the Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations for one substantive Paralegal CLE credit. For more information or to attend, please contact Karen Mesch by Friday, February 2, at (610) 433-6204 ext. 12, or via email at .
Lahoud focuses his practice exclusively on immigration law and deportation defense for individuals and corporations. Lahoud has received numerous accolades. He has been awarded the Empire State Pro Bono Counsel Award each year since 2012, has been selected as Lead Counsel, has received the Martindale-Hubbell Platinum Client Champion Award, and has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star, ranked as a Top Rated Immigration Attorney in the New York Metro Area. EB5 Investors, the leading online portal, conference series, and magazine for investors, developers, and EB-5 professionals, has named Lahoud one of the “Top 5 Rising Stars” nationally. He was also named one of the 40 young professionals from the Greater Lehigh Valley as the Lehigh Valley Business 2017 Forty Under 40 for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence, and the community.
Lahoud earned his B.A. in English, summa cum laude, from Lehigh University, where he earned Dean’s List; was named a President’s Scholar; was inducted into Phi Beta Delta; received the Williams Award, Treen Scholarship, and Littner Scholarship; and was Editor of The Lehigh Review. He earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where he earned Dean’s List, received CALI awards in many courses, and worked on the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal.