Gus M. Shihab

Gus M. Shihab: Attorney with The Law Firm of Shihab & Associates, Co., LPA AV stamp icon
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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.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Immigration Law
  • Eminent Domain
  • Zoning Law
  • Land Use
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
614-212-4859  Phone
877-479-4872  Phone
University Attended:
Ohio State University, Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, 1983; Capital University, Juris Doctor, 1993
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 1993, Ohio; U.S. Supreme Court
Columbus, Cleveland, Ohio State and American Bar Associations; American Immigration Lawyers Association (Vice Chair, Ohio Chapter, 2005, 2006).
English and Arabic
Birth Information:
April 25, 1961

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    Columbus, OH
    Capitol Square Office Tower , 65 East State Street, Suite 1550
    Columbus, OH 43215-4248

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