Jeffrey Ehrenpreis, Managing Partner

EDUCATION

  • J.D. & M.R.E.D., University of Southern California

  • B.B.A. in Business Honors & B.A. in Liberal Arts Honors, University
    of Texas at Austin

 

HONORS

  • Southern California
    Super Lawyer

  • Southern California
    Law Review

  • Phi Beta Kappa

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

  • Los Angeles County 
    Bar Association, Immigration Section

  • Beverly Hills 
    Bar Association,
    Immigration Section

  • American Bar Association

 

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT

  • Bet Tzedek Legal Services

  • USC Law School Alumni Association Board

  • UT-Austin Business Honors Program Advisory Board

  • Bay Area Youth Fund Board

Jeffrey Ehrenpreis, managing partner of the firm, is one of the leading immigration lawyers in the United States. He practices exclusively in the area of immigration law, helping clients secure temporary work permits, green cards, and citizenship.
 

Mr. Ehrenpreis is consistently recognized for his expertise in immigration law. He has been selected as a Southern California Super Lawyer, placing him in the top 5% of immigration attorneys. He has been interviewed extensively on various immigration law topics by a number of publications, including Variety and The Hollywood Reporter.

Mr. Ehrenpreis is a frequent lecturer at bar associations, prestigious national law firms, companies, and industry forums on the topic of immigration law, as well as a published writer, including a law review article on immigration law in the Southern California Law Review. He has conducted continuing education seminars on immigration law issues for such law firms as Arnold & Porter; Kaye Scholer; Loeb & Loeb; and Ziffren Brittenham. He has been a guest speaker at Stanford, UC Berkeley, and University of Southern California and at the Southwest Political Leadership Conference.

 

Mr. Ehrenpreis is active in both the immigration legal community and community at large. He serves on the Executive Board of the Immigration Section of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. He is a member of the Immigration Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He served as the Chair of the University of Southern California Law School Alumni Association, and he served on the University of Southern California Law School Publications Advisory Board. He has also served on the University of Texas Advisory Board for the Honors Business Program and the Bay Area Youth Fund as a Founding Board Member.

Prior to his legal career, he worked at eBay, Inc. in various roles, including leading the international wireless business. After deciding to pursue a career path in law, he focused on immigration law, spending time in the immigration department of the New York office of a leading international law firm and in a London-based immigration practice.

Mr. Ehrenpreis graduated with a B.B.A. degree in the Honors Business Program with Honors and with a B.A. degree in the Plan II Honors Liberal Arts Program with Special Honors and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Texas at Austin. He graduated with a Master's degree in Real Estate Development and a J.D. degree from the University of Southern California, where he was selected to serve on the Southern California Law Review