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In his spare time, Mr. Gopal’s hobbies consist of playing football, volleyball, vacationing, boating, cooking and reading political and business books. He is anticipating going back to school to earn Masters of Business Administration degree.


EDUCATION


Nashville School of Law- J.D., 2007
Middle Tennessee State University- B.S. 2002


BAR ADMISSION


United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2010


United States District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2009


State of Tennessee, 2007


MEMBERSHIP



  • American Bar Association

  • Tennessee Bar Association

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Hindi, Gujarati

Photos and videos

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 90%
    9 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Business: 5%
    9 years, 350 cases
  3. Bankruptcy: 5%
    9 years, 1 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive200701/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Peacekeeping Studies AwardUnited Nations2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGopal & Pedigo2010 - Present
Business AdvisorImagine Hospitality Group2007 - Present
AttorneyJames Stallings Jr. & Associates2007 - 2010
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National South Asian Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Atlanta chapter)Member2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Green Card ObtainedSuccess
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Immigration Law Blog2011
Business Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Business Law Blog2011
Bankruptcy Law BlogGopal & Pedigo Bankruptcy Law Blog2011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Middle Tennessee State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Representing Small Businesses In TennesseeRepresenting Small Businesses In Tennessee2010
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationFamily and Employment Based Immigration2010
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationFamily and Employment Based Visas2009