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Jerome G. Grzeca, Managing Partner of Grzeca Law Group, S.C., has practiced business immigration law for over twenty years in both Washington, D.C. and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has extensive experience providing legal services to the international business community for the hire and transfer of key personnel around the world. He’s represented clients in the hospitality, healthcare, biotechnology, mining, energy, information technology, automotive, transportation logistics, architectural, professional services, academia and manufacturing industries, among others.

He is a past Director on the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Board of Governors and Chair of the Taskforce on Affiliate Programs (2009); Vice Chair of the DOS Liaison Committee (2009-2010); Executive Director Search Committee (2009); Department of State Liaison Committee (2007-2008); USCIS National Benefits Policy Liaison Committee (2005-2007); Chair of the Wisconsin Advocacy Committee (2005-present); Chair of the Nebraska Service Center (NSC) Liaison Committee (2004-2006); Wisconsin Chapter Chair and Chair of the Milwaukee Bar Association (Immigration and Nationality Section) (2001-2003). He is a seasoned speaker and author of a variety of topics relating to business immigration law, and has served on more than fifty professional panels, webinars and round-table discussions for businesses needing expertise in immigration matters. Attorney Grzeca is listed with The Best Lawyers in America, Who's Who of Corporate Immigration Lawyers and Super Lawyers for excellence in immigration law and was also selected as a Leader in the Law by the Wisconsin Law Journal.

Attorney Grzeca received his Juris Doctorate from Marquette University and is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the District of Columbia Bar.


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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 100%


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Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Syovata K. Edari

    I endorse this lawyer. Jerry is a great lawyer, a wonderful person and is renowned nationally and internationally in the field of immigration law. He is my go-to person on immigration matters when I have questions about the immigration consequences of certain criminal matters. He is not only an asset to his clients but to the entire legal community.


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  • Roger L. Pettit

    I endorse this lawyer.Jerry knows his business. I do not hesitate to refer my business clients with immigration issues to him.


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    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Grzeca Law Group SC

1434 West State Street
Milwaukee, WI, 53233-1249


WIGood Standing198803/01/2015
DCInactive 198907/06/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
The International Who's Who of Corporate Immigration LawyersWho's Who Legal2013
Leaders in the LawWisconsin Law Journal2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding & Managing PartnerGrzeca Law Group, S.C.1995 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Network of Boutique Law Firms (INBLF)N/A2011 - Present
Global Alliance of Hospitality AttorneysN/A2009 - Present
Academy of Hospitality Industry AttorneysN/A2008 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)N/A1989 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Immigration Practice Pointers (AILA)Hiring and Retaining Talent to Fit Your Firm’s Culture2012
AILA PublicationUse of the Visitor Category for Short-term Work/Training Assignments2012
American Immigration and Nationality Association (AILA), Immigration and Nationality Law HandbookNavigating the Visa Bulletin2011
Hotel and Restaurant Legal NewsletterWhy an Employer Should Have an Immigration Policy2010
American Immigration and Nationality Association (AILA), Immigration and Nationality Law HandbookMoving from Vendor to Strategic Partner: Maximizing Client Relationships2009
American Immigration and Nationality Association (AILA), Immigration and Nationality Law HandbookKeeping it in the Family: The Impact of Corporate Restructuring on Intracompany2008
American Immigration and Nationality Association (AILA), Immigration and Nationality Law HandbookSecurity Checks and the Current State of Mandamus2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Upper Midwest AILA ConferenceDiscussion Leader, “Ethics and PERM"2013
AILA Immigration Law SeminarProfessional Ethics in Immigration Law: Part 12013
AILA Annual ConferenceDiscussion Leader, "NIV RFEs: Understanding the Adjudicator’s Perspective & Strategies for Success"2013
2013 Hospitality Law ConferencePoised for Recovery: Hospitality Visas in a New Economy2013
AILA Web SeminarPresenter “Visa Alternatives in a Season of H-1B Drought,”2012
AILA Colorado Chapter Rocky Mountain Immigration Law Update ConferenceDiscussion Leader, “Maintenance of Status”2012