As an attorney at Baurkot & Baurkot in Easton, Penn., Raymond Lahoud primarily focuses on immigration law and deportation defense for corporations and individuals in Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey. He has a wide range of experience including, but not limited to, matters related to EB-5 investor visas, U.S. non-immigrant visas, multinational manager/executive immigrant visas, citizenship, PERM Labor Certification, marriage petitions, family petitions, adjustment of status, and asylum applications.
Attorney Lahoud also handles issues related to National Interest Waivers, Hardship Waivers, J Waivers, and the Visa Waiver Program. He concentrates a large part of his practice on deportation defense at the Circuit Court, Board of Immigration Appeals, and Immigration Court levels. He has represented individuals who have overstayed their visas, entered the United States without inspection, and more.
Attorney Lahoud received his Bachelor’s Degree in English, summa cum Laude, from Lehigh University. During his time as an undergraduate, he also studied at the Umbra Institute in Italy and the London School of Economics. He then earned his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a member of the Georgetown Immigration Law Review editorial team. During law school, he also worked as a summer associate at Sullivan & Cromwell, and for the Hon. Joanne Seybert (Eastern District of New York).
Among other organizations, Attorney Lahoud is a member of the American Bar Association, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Bar Associations for the City, County, and State of New York, and the National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild. He has a number of Bar admissions including to the State of New York, the U.S. Tax Court, the Executive Office for Immigration Review, the Third, Second, and Ninth Courts of Appeals, and the U.S. Court of International Trade. Attorney Lahoud is fluent in English, Spanish, and Arabic.