News: Press Release

Mohammad Ali Syed Joins Offit Kurman in Bethesda

For Immediate Release

Bethesda, MD | February 11, 2020

Headshot of Mohammad Ali Syed, principal attorney with the Employmeny Law Group Practice in Bethesda, MDOffit Kurman is pleased to announce today that Mohammad Ali Syed has joined the firm’s offices in Bethesda. Mr. Syed will serve as a Principal-level attorney with the firm's Employment Law Practice Group.

Mr. Syed is one of four attorneys joining Offit Kurman this month, signifying continued growth for the firm in 2020.

Bringing to the firm his experience as an Immigration Lawyer, he provides services for both individuals and businesses.

For individuals, his experience includes family-based immigration, fiancé visas, asylum, work permits, naturalization, and U.S. citizenship. He handles EB1 expedited green cards for aliens of extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, and athletics.

For businesses, Mr. Syed handles all types of non-immigrant visas including E1/E2 treaty traders and investor visas, H1B work permits, L1 intra company transfer visas, O, P, foreign professionals, and multinational managers. He also handles EB5 investor green cards.

His knowledge of international legal, regulatory and policy issues allows him to provide clients with strategic advice and effective and efficient immigration solutions to assist them in achieving and maintaining a competitive edge in the global marketplace.

Mr. Syed is admitted to practice in New York, District of Columbia, Virginia, and Tennessee. Mr. Syed is a graduate of George Washington School of Law and the University of Rochester (cum laude), and the Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers.

To learn more about Mr. Syed and find information about Offit Kurman’s comprehensive legal services, visit




Offit Kurman, a full-service AmLaw 200 law firm with offices throughout the East Coast and in Southern California, serves dynamic businesses, individuals and families. Founded in 1987, the firm’s 280+ attorneys counsel clients across more than 30 areas of practice. Offit Kurman helps maximize and protect business value and personal wealth by providing innovative and entrepreneurial counsel that focuses on clients’ business objectives, interests and goals. The firm is distinguished by the quality, breadth and global reach of its legal services and a unique operational structure that encourages a culture of collaboration.