Michael W. Hoops

Michael W. Hoops: Attorney with Duane Morris LLP
  • Special Counsel at Duane Morris LLP
  • 1540 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10036
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Michael W. Hoops practices in the area of immigration law. Mr. Hoops has experience with securing U.S. permanent residence, immigrant and nonimmigrant visa status for foreign national employees as well as assisting clients with U.S. Department of Labor compliance programs.

Mr. Hoops is a 1996 graduate of Hofstra University School of Law, where he was associate editor for the Hofstra Law Review, and a graduate of Boston University.


•Duane Morris LLP
- Special Counsel, 2017-present
•Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP/Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP/Paul Hastings LLP
- Senior Attorney, 2007-2016
•Elliot & Mayock LLP
- Associate, 2005-2007
•Dinsmore & Shohl LLP/Frost Brown Todd LLC
- Associate, 2002-2005
- International Tax Consultant, 1999-2001
•RIA Group
- Developmental Editor, 1996-1999

Selected Speaking Engagements

•Speaker, Immigration Update, Duane Morris Institute Employment Law Insights Conference, New York City, November 8, 2017
•Speaker, Duane Morris' Developments in Workplace Law and Practice, New York, May 4, 2017

Selected Publications

•Author, Retroactivity, Implied Waiver, and the FSIA: Is it Time to Reform the Law of Sovereign Immunity? Note, Hofstra L. Rev. 515, 1996

(Also at Atlanta, Georgia Office)

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Immigration Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212 471 1846  Phone
212 202 4881  Fax
University Attended:
Boston University, B.A., 1992
Law School Attended:
Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., Articles Editor, Hofstra Law Review, 1996
Year of First Admission:
1998, New York; 2004, Ohio
Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: Successfully overcame Notice of Intent to Deny issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in connection with I-140 Multinational Manager Immigrant Petition.; Successfully responded to numerous Requests for Evidence issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in connection with H-1B petitions, L-1 petitions, and I-140 petitions.; Successfully responded to numerous Audit Notices issued by the U.S. Department of Labor in connection with PERM application filings.; Successfully overcame denial of H-1B petition filed by prior counsel with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.; Successfully overcame denial of PERM application filed with U.S. Department of Labor upon Request for Reconsideration.

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