Scott W. Wright of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP has been named one of the nation's 20 most powerful immigration attorneys in an annual guide prepared by Human Resource Executive® and Lawdragon, a Los Angeles-based online legal news and lawyer-ranking site.
Wright, a partner and leader of the firm's labor and employment team, has 24 years of experience in the immigation law field. He advises and represents businesses across the country on I-9 and immigration compliance matters, as well as immigration law issues that arise in employment decisions, mergers and acquisitions, government audits and investigations, and labor law disputes. Wright represents clients in a range of industries including manufacturing, health care, agribusiness, construction, information technology and many more.
This is the second consecutive year Wright has been ranked among the top 20 immigration lawyers. He is the only lawyer from the midsection of the country to be included in 2011 or 2012.
Lawyers included in the annual guide were selected based on independent research into their representative work and experience in immigration law, evaluations by clients and peers, and reporting by the Lawdragon staff.