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Adam Edward Rothwell is the principal of The Law Offices of Adam Edward Rothwell.  He is an active member of the Maryland Bar Association, the DC Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.  Also Mr. Rothwell is a trained mediator who is an active member of the Maryland Program for Mediator Excellence. He has developed a training with actual real-life roll plays for mediation involving immigrants.

Mr. Rothwell has assisted over 2000 clients from more than 70 foreign countries on six continents.  He has assisted many immigrants through the entire US immigration process, which includes matters such as initial visa aproval, asylum, permanent residency, conditional residency and US Citizenship.  Similarly Mr. Rothwell has incorporated and overseen staffing compliance for businesses in the US that have become multi-national enterprises.  


Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 90%
    17 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Mediation: 5%
    2 years
  3. Business: 5%
    17 years



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Law Offices of Adam Edward Rothwell

516 N Charles Street
Suite #300
Baltimore, MD, 21201


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Cited for National Outreach AssistanceUS Selective Service Annual Report to Congress2012
Hispanic Heritage Award Honourable MentionMD Governor's Commission on Hispanic Affairs2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Adam Edward Rothwell2008 - Present
PartnerImmigration Law Center2001 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Maryland Program for Mediator Excellencemember2014 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Associationmember; served on multiple executive committees2001 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
US Citizenship Expert WitnessA new election for Turks & Caicos Parliament was Ordered and Held
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Publication nameTitleDate
Twitter.comImmigration Twitter account followed by over 500 lawyers2015
TwitterMediation Twitter Account followed by over 50 lawyers2015
jdsupra.comTomorrow's Executive Action on Immigration by President Obama2014
jdsupra.comVisa Sponsorship and US Business Site Inspections2014
jdsupra.comExtroardinary Worker Visas for Business Immigration2014
jdsupra.comOverseas Divorce by Custom Customarily causes Divorce Issues2014
jdsupra.comTop Questions Asked by Immigrant Investors2014
jdsupra.comUS Immigration and Mediation2014
jdsupra.comMarriage between an Immigrant and an Abusive US Citizen2014
jdsupra.comGetting your Marriage Green Card Application Approved2014
jdsupra.comAfter the Border Crisis, Possiby the Greatest Risk to US Immigration Processing2014
jdsupra.comBlurred Border Lines2014
jdsupra.comChildren Detained at the US Border are not Easy to Deport under US Law2014
jdsupra.comOnly US Citizens can get US Passports, except those that Aren't or those who Can't2014
jdsupra.comForeign Medical Graduate Students Cannot Immigrate2014
jdsupra.comAlmost any Prior Arrest of a Foreign Citizen may lead to US Entry Issues2014
jdsupra.comImmigration is Hard Out Here or a Chef2014
jdsupra.comSoccer and US Immigration2014
jdsupra.comWhy Getting a US Tourist Visa is Not Easy, More or :Less Automatic2014
jdsupra.comThe E-3 Visa: A US Work Visa just for Australians2014
jdsupra.comRisks of Applying for US Citizenship2014
jdsupra.com5 Big Ways EB-5 Investment Green Cards Benefit the US2014
jdsupra.comGreen Cards rthrough Investment: Smart Investments in America2014
jdsupra.comFirst Child Becomes a US Citizen Overseas2014
jdsupra.comFirst US Naturalization Ceremony in Latin America Occurs2009
Booklocker (book)US Immigration: Truth, Fraud and the American Way2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Emory UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Intersession self created courseUS Immigration2011
self created courseUS Immigration2010
self created courseUS Immigration2009
self-created courseI-9 Rules and Regulations2003