attorneys and staff
Richard S. Goldstein, Senior Partner
Richard S. Goldstein was born in New York, but now resides in London with his family who are all dual nationals of the U.S. as well as the U.K.
Tammy M. Lee, Managing Partner
Attorney Tammy Lee is Managing Partner at Goldstein & Lee. She is admitted to practice law in New York and in New Jersey, a graduate of Smith College and of Catholic University School of Law (1996), Washington, DC, her birthplace. She joined our firm as an Associate Attorney in 1996, and became Partner in the firm in 2001. The firm changed its name to Goldstein & Lee in 2009. Ms. Lee is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and a member of the New York State Bar. She has lectured at seminars and conferences for the New York State Bar, Inter-Pacific Bar Association, AILA and American Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Lee was selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in America 2018 in the fields of Immigration Law. She has also received recognition from Who's Who Legal: Corporate Immigration 2017.
Frieda S. Shapiro, Associate
Frieda S. Shapiro received her Bachelor's degree Magna Cum Laude from Loyola University Chicago and her Juris Doctor degree Cum Laude from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. She is admitted to the Illinois Bar and the New York Bar. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Frieda has practiced a wide variety of corporate employment based and family-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visa matters as well as on Consular Processing since 2001.
Geetika Gupta-Roongta, Associate
Geetika is an experienced immigration attorney admitted to practice law in New York and India. She possesses an LL.M. degree from New York University School of Law in New York and BLS LL.B. (equ. of JD) from Government Law College, India. She is member of American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). After working for a boutique immigration law firm advising corporates and individual clients in non-immigrant and immigrant visa matters, she joined our firm in 2018 and continues to practice employment-based immigration. In addition, Geetika has extensive experience working in India, advising clients in Real Estate, Corporate and Banking & Finance laws.
Lynn Cho, Associate
Lynn Cho is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey and is a graduate of New York Law School. She advises multinational corporate clients on immigrant and nonimmigrant visas. Lynn has experience working with a wide range of clients, including companies in the financial services, manufacturing, energy, advertising, and hospitality industries.
Elizabeth Heifetz, Associate
Elizabeth is an Associate at Goldstein and Lee’s New York office, where she provides immigration services to multinational corporate clients across various industries, including investment banking, hospitality, and financial services. Elizabeth has experience working with clients on a range of nonimmigrant and immigrant matters including PERM Labor Certification Applications, permanent residency and consular processing issues.
New York Staff
Ethel Santa Ana