Hector Galeano

Hector Galeano

Hector Galeano advises individuals and companies on legal issues related to work visas and compliance with I-9 and other immigration laws, and he represents them in related investigations. Legal and HR departments, particularly in the financial services, health care, life sciences, manufacturing and higher education industries, rely on him for guidance on implementation of immigration policies and their management of nonimmigrant and immigrant visa options for current and future employees.
Hector’s work includes preparing and advising on these visa filings with the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of State. He drafts labor certifications for submission to the Department of Labor. 


Hector’s representation of  employers in immigration-related investigations includes ICE I-9 audits and matters involving the Department of Labor and the Department of Justice’s Immigrant and Employee Rights Section. Hector has provided global migration solutions, including working with local counsel in other countries such as Brazil, the United Kingdom, China, Mexico and India, to prepare work visas and permits for employers there. 

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