Carl W. Hampe



Best Lawyers in Washington, Washingtonian Magazine; Recognized in Chambers Global and Chambers USA publications; Counsel and Minority Counsel, Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Affairs, Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. Senate, 1983-1992. Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legislative Affairs, U.S. Department of Justice, 1992-1993. Associate and Counsel, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, 1993-2001. Associate Fellow, Nixon Center for Peace and Freedom.

Nixon Center for Peace and Freedom. Member: American Bar Association, White Collar Section.

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Immigration Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
202-223-5515  Phone
202-371-2898  Fax
University Attended:
Stanford University, B.A., with honors, 1982
Law School Attended:
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., magna cum laude, 1991
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 2000, U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit and U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; 1992, California; 1994, District of Columbia
Birth Information:
London, United Kingdom, August 4, 1960
Assembled a coalition of agricultural companies that convinced Congress to instruct the INS to discontinue the enforcement program known as "Operation Vanguard". Obtained legislation allowing employers to access INS and SSA databases for purposes of confirming employment eligibility, 1996. Obtained legislation that extended this authority, 2001. Obtained leglislation that repealed the "strict liability" nature of employer liability for "documents abuse" offenses under the Special Counsel statute, 1996. Obtained legislation relaxing I-9 paperwork requirements for certain multi-employer associations, 1996. Successfully sued the INS in U.S. District Court to improve INS implementation of the foreign health-care worker regime.

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