Licensed Professional Engineer, Ohio, 1990. Ohio Department of Transportation, 1985-1994. Chairperson, Planning Committee, Ohio's Safety Management System, 1994-1995. Member and Chairperson, Legislative Committee, Institute of Transportation Engineers, 1995-1997. Gus M. Shihab, Esq., founder of the Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA, received several honors and is a seasoned lawyer with nearly 17 years of experience relentlessly fighting for the rights of international investors, businesses, corporations, employers, and immigrants and for the advancement of their causes. He has in depth understanding of immigration governmental processes both nationally and globally including, business immigration, H-1B, PERM, for engineering, architects, manufacturing, information technology and healthcare professionals. He successfully secured non immigrant visas, permanent residence and green cards for acclaimed scientists, professors and researchers as well as graphic designers, international performers, artists and athletes in processes such as P-1, O-1, J-1 visa waivers, EB-1, EB-2, EB-3 and national interest waiver cases.