Rothrock Immigration Lawyer - Immigration
Carl Rothrock is a United States immigration attorney with offices throughout Florida. He has more than thirty years of experience practicing law and has represented thousands of clients from more than 100 countries. He represents investors, businesses, and individuals throughout the world in visa applications. The firm has obtained thousands of approvals, including L visas for intercompany transfers, E2 treaty visas for investors purchasing businesses in the U.S., EB1 visas for entrepreneurs and people of extraordinary ability, EB2 visas for professionals, EB3 visas for workers, and many more. He has represented a wide variety of people, including professional athletes, entertainers, physicians, engineers, hospitality professionals, commercial fishermen, real estate developers, software developers, salon owners, construction related businesses, and entrepreneurs.
Several organizations have recognized Carl’s achievements throughout the years.
“AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.” For more than 130 years, Martindale-Hubbell has been evaluating attorneys for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards through a Peer Review Rating system. Martindale Hubbell has rated Carl Rothrock as AV Preeminent®, which is the highest peer rating standard. This designation is given to attorneys who are ranked at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards by their peers.
“10 Rating” by Avvo. Avvo.com is an online marketplace for legal services that provides lawyer referrals and access to a database of legal information consisting primarily of previously answered questions. Avvo Rating is the company’s effort to evaluate a lawyer’s background based on the information available in an attorney’s Avvo profile. The company gave Carl Rothrock a “10” rating, which is its highest rating.
Some of Carl’s other recognitions include the following:
• “Top Rated Lawyers in Florida, Immigration,” Lawyers of
Distinction, as published in Forbes and the New York Times.
• “Top 10 Immigration Attorneys, Florida,” Best of the Best
• “Top 10 Immigration Attorneys, Florida,” the American Institute of
• “Top 10 Immigration Attorneys, Florida,” Attorney and Practice
• “Top Immigration Attorneys, Florida,” The Top 100 Lawyers
• “Top Ranking Immigration Law Firms in Florida,” American
Association of Attorney Advocates
• “Nation’s Top One Percent,” the National Association of
Mr. Rothrock is admitted to appear before all Immigration Courts in the United States and the Board of Immigration Appeals. In addition, he is admitted to practice before all Tax Courts in the United States and the Northern and Southern District Courts of Texas. He is licensed by the State Bar of Texas. Prior to practicing immigration law, he served as a complex litigation consultant to the defense teams of many Fortune 100 companies, including Shell Oil, British Petroleum, Chevron, Chesapeake Energy, Bank of America, UBS Bank of Switzerland, Johnson & Johnson, American Airlines and Walmart.
In addition to holding a law license, Mr. Rothrock is also a licensed Florida Certified Building Contractor with project management expertise in residential, commercial and marine site development and construction. He is a subject matter expert in defective products and construction defects and has testified as an expert in construction defect trials. He has acted as counsel for over 800 clients in a defective product litigation involving defective construction materials.
Always one to work hard, Mr. Rothrock attended Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida, on a full scholarship while working two jobs. He attended South Texas College of Law while maintaining full time employment. He clerked for Judge Louis Moore in Houston, Texas, before entering private practice. Mr. Rothrock is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Academy of International Business. He enjoys scuba diving, boating, and rescuing animals.