For nearly 30 years, Matthew I. Bernstein has effectively served his clients with matters pertaining to nationality and immigration law. At the Law Offices of Matthew I. Bernstein in Chicago, Illinois, he represents individuals and corporations across the city as well as Northern Illinois that require legal assistance to enable immigrants who have an acquired talent in certain professions, academics and arts make their way to the United States. He is also well-versed in handling family-based immigration, and his foresight through his experience provides his clients with an exponential advantage in their cases.
With a heartfelt compassion for those who seek entry to the United States for improving their quality of life, Mr. Bernstein leaves no stone unturned as he looks through every legal avenue to ensure his clients get to live the American dream in its entirety – with no strings attached. His encyclopedic knowledge of immigration law allows him to prepare for any unexpected developments that may arise. For his contributions to the legal field, he is rated “Excellent” on Avvo.
After completing his undergraduate studies in English literature at Arizona State University in 1989, Mr. Bernstein attended the Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Illinois Institute of Technology and received his Juris Doctor in 1993. He obtained his license to practice in Illinois the same year he graduated from law school. He is well-versed in Spanish and ensures no loss of communication when helping native Spanish speakers.
Outside his law practice, Mr. Bernstein is a board member of the Chicago chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and was a writing adviser at the University of Illinois College of Law, providing coaching to students on various stages of the legal writing process. In line with the endless well of empathy he has to offer, he takes on pro-bono work at Marjorie Kovler Center for Heartland Alliance, an organization committed to providing medical care and counseling for victims of torture.
Practice areasImmigration: Business
Naturalization & Citizenship
- 100% Immigration: Business
First Admitted: 1993, Illinois
Professional Webpage: https://www.mbernsteinlaw.com/about
Office location for Matthew I. Bernstein
4753 North Broadway
Chicago, IL 60640
- Super Lawyers: 2022 - 2024