Giscard Rojas

Manager, Attorney at Law

Giscard Rojas is a manager and business immigration attorney at law EY Law LLP. He practices exclusively in the field of immigration and nationality law. He provides US immigration compliance assistance and advice related to temporary visas, permanent residence (green cards) and naturalization and citizenship matters. His clients range from large multinational corporations to small startup companies and individual entrepreneurs, investors, executives, managers and professionals.

Giscard provides immigration advice to clients in a wide range of sectors and fields, including energy, engineering and infrastructure, technology, airline industry, pharmaceuticals and other STEM fields. He represents clients before the various immigration agencies in the US and before numerous US embassies and consulates throughout the world.

Experience

Giscard has acquired extensive knowledge and experience in a wide range of US immigration law areas, including business immigration; family-based immigration; removal and deportation defense; asylum, withholding of removal, and temporary protection status; and naturalization and citizenship matters.

Giscard has helped numerous clients obtain temporary visas, including B-1/B-2, E-1/E-2/E-3, F-1, H-1B, J-1, L-1 and TN visas. He has also helped clients obtain permanent resident (green card) status through family and employment-based consular processing and through adjustment of status.

Giscard has also represented numerous clients facing deportation from the US, including advising on issues of inadmissibility and deportability and on the intersection of criminal law and immigration law. He has represented clients before various immigration agencies and courts, including the Department of Homeland Security's US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Customs and Border Protection and Immigration and Customs Enforcement; the Department of Labor's Office of Foreign Labor Certification; the Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review's Immigration Courts and Board of Immigration Appeals; and the Department of State's embassies and consulates throughout the world.

Prior to joining EY Law LLP in Toronto, Giscard practiced immigration law in Miami, Florida, and subsequently in San Francisco, California. In addition to his immigration law experience, Giscard has also obtained business experience as a solo attorney and entrepreneur and as a wealth management financial advisor at a large global wealth management firm assisting business owners and investors.

Credentials

Giscard Rojas has been admitted to the Florida Bar as an attorney and counselor at law. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and is a licensed Foreign Legal Consultant by the Law Society of Upper Canada. He holds a Juris Doctor degree from Rutgers School of Law-Newark and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a focus on Foreign and International Politics, from Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Giscard also spent time studying abroad at the University of Sussex in Brighton, UK. He was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and has lived in New York City, New Jersey, Miami, San Francisco and currently in Toronto. He is fluent in English and Spanish.