|Admission Details||State of New York|
US Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York
Federal Immigration Courts
Board of Immigration Appeals
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Services
Second Circuit Court of Appeals
Third Circuit Court of Appeals
United States Tax Court
United States Court for International Trade
|Education||Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctorate, Washington, DC |
At Georgetown University Law Center:
Member and Assistant Editor, Georgetown Immigration Law Journal
Dean’s List (All Terms)
Recipient of Several CALI Awards
Appellate Litigation Program
ABA Law Student Division
ACLU at GULC
Catholic Student Association
Hoya Realty Group
International Law Society
National Lawyers Guild
PHI ALPHA DELTA
United Nations at Georgetown
Student Bar Association
Lehigh University, Bachelor of Arts, English, Bethlehem, PA
At Lehigh University:
Graduate, Summa Cum Laude
Editor, The Lehigh Review
Dean’s List (Al Terms)
Phi Beta Delta
London School of Economics, Summer Study, London, England
At the London School of Economics:
Study of International Law and Global Economic Policies
|Additional Bio Details||Attorney Raymond Lahoud is a Member Attorney at Baurkot & Baurkot, one of the nation's leading immigration law and deportation defense firms.|
Raymond Lahoud, born in Pennsylvania, graduated
Prior to attending Lehigh University, Raymond Lahoud served as a United States Congressional Page, under then-Congressman Ray LaHood (R-IL), who is now President Obama’s Secretary of Transportation. He also served as a legislative aide to State Senator Lisa Boscola (D-PA) and was the founder and director of Youth for America PAC, a nationwide Political Action Committee that raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for various political candidates and registered thousands to vote across America. Following his time with both Boscola and LaHood, Lahoud traveled to twenty-six different congressional districts in thirteen states, to assist several vulnerable incumbents manage last minute grassroots efforts.
After Lehigh, Lahoud attended Georgetown University Law Center, a leading American Law School. While still attending Georgetown, Attorney Lahoud clerked for the Honorable Joanne Seybert, Federal District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York and took a position at Sullivan & Cromwell, an international law firm.
When joining Baurkot & Baurkot, Attorney Lahoud brought with him a long history of political, legal and business management expertise. He specializes in immigration law and deportation defense for individuals and corporations in New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania. His immigration work includes: Citizenship, U.S. Non-Immigration Visas, E Visas, E-3 Visas, H-1B Visas, H-2B Visas, L Visas, O Visas, P Visas, Q Visas, R Visas, TN Visas, U.S. Immigration Visas, EB5 Investor Visas, Exceptional Ability Immigrant Visas, Extraordinary Ability Immigrant Visas, K-1 Visas, K-3 Visas, Multinational Manager/Executive Immigrant Visas, Outstanding Professor/Researcher Immigrant Visas, PERM Labor Certification, Family Petitions, Adjustment of Status, Marriage Petitions, Asylum and VAWA applications.
Lahoud also works in the field of Immigration Waivers, such as the Visa Waiver Program, National Interest Waivers, Hardship Waivers and J Waivers. Raymond Lahoud’s practice focuses greatly on Deportation Defense, at the Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals and Circuit Court levels.
Lahoud has defended individuals against deportation across the United States. Often, his Deportation practice takes him into state and federal appellate courts, where he seeks post-conviction relief for the underlying crime that led to the commencement of the deportation. On the other hand, Raymond Lahoud has represented individuals who overstayed their visas or entered the United States without inspection.